Head Business Risk Management

  • Competitive
  • Luxembourg Luxembourg Luxembourg LU
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS
  • 21 May 18 2018-05-21

Head Business Risk Management



Your role
Are you a sharp evaluator of risk? Can you investigate complex situations and propose solutions? We're looking for someone like that who can:
– organize the first line of defense for the Front to Back organization within the location Luxembourg
– act as risk advisor to the Country Head and the local management
– ensure local implementation of the functionally defined control frameworks, being in line with UBS global standards, local requirements and business set-up
– lead and prepare the Location Risk Committee and represent the Risk function in other committees or steering committees of significant projects
– promote the risk culture and awareness in the business
– lead, motivate and supervise a small team of Risk Specialists in the execution of risk reviews to deliver on time, within budget and in accordance with agreed procedures

Your team
You'll head the Business Risk & Regulatory Management team reporting to the Operating Head in Luxembourg. We are 9 specialists with diverse business background; we talk in English, as we come from 5 different countries, but we think global as we cover all business areas.

Your experience and skills
You have:
– a university degree
– proven experience in risk management, risk control, audit or compliance
– very good knowledge of the Wealth Management (WM) environment, including systems and processes
– deep expertise and broad experience with core risks relevant for WM
– excellent analytical skills and the drive to challenge existing controls, systems, tools and processes

You are:
– a self-starter and self-motivated with curiosity and a thirst for innovation
– an excellent communicator, with strong interpersonal skills (you have the human touch)
– assertive and able to perform investigative, analytical and interviewing tasks
– fluent in English; German an asset

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

About us
Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?