Investment Risk Control Officer

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS AG
  • 13 Dec 18

Investment Risk Control Officer



Your role
Are you an expert on investment risk? Do financial markets excite you? Do you enjoy discussing risks with portfolio managers?

We're looking for an Investment Risk Control Officer to:

- perform value-add analysis on Funds managed in APAC, communicating results to key stakeholders
- identify, summarize and provide input on key risks of funds, escalating where appropriate
- liaise with portfolio managers to understand the funds strategy in conjunction with its risk profile
- liaise with various control and support functions to ensure an efficient and robust implementation of Risk Control procedures and policies
- prepare synthesized market commentaries and analysis relevant to our Funds
- support senior risk managers with strategic risk initiatives, lead and coordinate risk reviews
- support the business with new product launches and assessment/approval of new funds and financial instruments
- review all new business initiatives and complex transaction requests, providing supported recommendations to senior management for approval
- ensure regulatory requests are dealt with in a disciplined, comprehensive and timely manner
- monitor Funds' risk levels; produce risk reports and analysis to communicate to portfolio managers, business heads and internal risk committees as required periodically

Your team
The role will be a member of the APAC AM Risk Control team comprising of Risk Officers in Hong Kong and Singapore who report directly to the APAC Head of AM Risk Control. The team oversees all business areas of Asset Management in APAC including equities, fixed income, multi asset, real estate and hedge fund portfolios.

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.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

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 more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?