Investment Risk Graduate Investment Risk Graduate …

Local Pensions Partnership Ltd
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Local Pensions Partnership Ltd
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Investment Risk Graduate

Reports to: Head of Investment Risk  

Purpose of role

  • Work as a member of the investment risk team at LPP
  • To measure, monitor, analyse and report investment risks (market, liquidity, counterparty credit, leverage, valuation risks etc.) for funds managed by LPP and for the Pension Clients’ portfolios
  • To maintain and enhance investment risk data, models, systems and reporting processes for LPPI’s investments and funds in Equities, Fixed Income, Credit, Private Equity, Real Estate, Infrastructure etc.
  • To maintain investment risk reporting and procedures to meet LPPI’s regulatory requirements as an Alternative Investment Fund Manager

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain a high standard of investment risk analysis and reporting across various asset classes at investment, fund and client portfolio levels
  • Maintain and enhance data, modelling and reporting systems & workflows for investment risk processes
  • Prepare investment risk analysis and Management Information for LPPI’s various committees, internal stakeholders and regulatory reporting.
  • Work with senior members in the team to implement enhanced risk & quantitative models, risk systems and automated reporting workflows. 

Person Specification

  • Educated, preferably master’s level, in Mathematics, Finance or related Quantitative discipline
  • Strong interest and/or project & internship experience in quantitative analysis or risk functions in financial services industry.
  • Good quantitative and programming skills, preferably in R or Python programming.  Experience in databases and Excel VBA is highly desirable.
  • Strong interest and understanding of return and risk characteristics of various asset classes, quantitative modelling and time series analysis.
  • Highly developed numerical, analytical and report writing skills.
  • A proactive, self-motivated team player
  • A lateral thinker with excellent problem solving and organisational ability
  • Highly effective communication skills including the ability to build good working relationships

Reasonable adjustment will be made to working arrangements to accommodate a person with a disability who otherwise would be prevented from undertaking the work.