The company Arkus provides asset managers with flexible and independent risk management solutions as a Professional of the Financial Sector.
Thanks to its understanding and practical experience of asset management, its unique risk profiling and risk modelling capabilities developed over the past 15 years, its continuous involvement in professional associations, training institutions and close relationships with regulators, Arkus is providing risk-
based governance services to a variety of asset managers, representing a volume of 55 bn.
assets under administration at the end of May 2019. Being forward-looking, dynamic and pro-active are the characteristics we value in our people.
Our team is composed of risk professionals and IT, among which Ph.D., FRM and CFA accredited.
Backed by seasoned professionals, it provides the right balance between expertise on the latest technical developments and practical experience of what managing risks means.
As such, our people can act as real partners to the investment managers and provide them with tools to efficiently engage with investors and regulators.
Arkus is currently looking for a junior risk analyst with an interest in software development and programming languages.
The role will be based in Luxembourg and the successful candidate will work under the direct supervision of senior Risk and IT members.
The role Assistance with the production and quality assurance of risk reports covering various types of risks (Market Risk, Liquidity Risk, Counterparty Risk, etc.
Data Management of incoming client data and integration into our proprietary system; Handling of instruments (setup, mapping, etc.
Active participation in the further development of our products (conceptual work, testing, etc.) The profile University Degree in Finance, Economics, Mathematics or similar areas.
Previous experience within the Risk or IT areas would be an advantage however is not essential; Ability to work in a small dynamic and multicultural team where the working language will be English (Fluency in English is essential -
Excellent written and oral communication skills; Familiarity with the Fund Industry and latest European and Luxembourgish Legislation in this area (particularly related to risk, e.g.
ESMA 10 / 788 or CSSF 11 / 512) would be an advantage.Arkus offers a competitive salary and benefits package.All candidates should be eligible to work within the EU.
Strictly no recruitment agencies If you wish to join our company, please apply, in English, by sending your cover letter, salary expectations and Curriculum Vitae to Mrs.
Jayne Costigan via the button below.
All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.