Senior Risk Manager

Job description

Senior Risk Manager                     Permanent          c.€130,000

My Client requires a commercially astute, risk-minded senior professional to maintain and develop a cohesive and appropriate market risk framework. 


  • Monitor emerging risks, macro trends and market/regulatory developments across asset classes and relate this to the potential exposures in the various portfolios, recommending appropriate action as necessary;
  • Work closely with senior debt and asset managers to support the understanding of risk appetites, policies, limits and exposures, and to provide independent and effective second line challenge on risk-taking;
  • Prepare regular communication and risk reporting for the various businesses, committees and stakeholders in an appropriate and concise form;

Qualification & Experience: 

  • At least 10 years’ relevant experience in market risk management in the financial services industry. 
  • Experience in asset management and the monitoring of investment managers would be an advantage;
  • A strong relevant postgraduate degree and/or professional qualification (e.g., Risk, Mathematics, Economics, Actuarial, Finance);
  • Thorough knowledge of markets, products and pricing;
  • Proven track record in monitoring, measuring and managing substantial market risk exposures across a diverse range of complex specialised portfolios. 

 Please contact Paul O'Riordan today on 4744663 or 

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