Investment Risk Oversight - Global Asset Management

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent Foreign Multinational
  • Key role working closely with the global risk team
  • Competitive salary package

About Our Client

Our client is a market-leading global investment management business with an established presence in Japan. They provide a comprehensive range of investment solutions across multiple asset classes to their institutional and retail investors.

Job Description

  • Provide oversight for all aspects of investment risk, including market risk, fund liquidity risk and fund counterparty risk
  • Working closely with global risk colleagues, focus on the implementation of the relevant investment risk oversight frameworks in the region, with a specific focus on Japan and Australia
  • Prepare investment risk reports for Boards and Audit & Risk Committees
  • Provide relevant management information including the escalation of material issues to senior management, including materials for oversight committees
  • Follow up and tracking of risk mitigation plans and actions
  • Undertake thematic risk reviews relating to investment risk management matters
  • Stakeholder management at all levels across the organisation including the investment and Global Risk Teams
  • Develop and maintain a strong external professional network to keep abreast of external developments and ensure they are introduced to the organisation as and when appropriate.
  • Establish and maintain highly effective working relationships with all key internal stakeholders

The Successful Applicant

  • Proven risk expertise within an asset management or financial services firm.
  • Good understanding of the regulatory framework within fund management
  • Understanding of the key aspects of investment risk in fund management
  • Good knowledge of equities, fixed income and multi-asset products
  • Oral and written fluency in Japanese and English
  • Ability to work independently, within limited management supervision and to tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders and senior management
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a solution focused mindset
  • Dedicated to maintaining high standards including attention to detail

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary package
  • Modern office located in central Tokyo
  • Good career prospects
  • Stable work environment
Andy Clubbe
Quote job ref
Phone number
+813 6832 8671

Job summary

Banking & Financial Services
Risk Management
Financial Services
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Consultant name
Andy Clubbe
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8671
Job Reference
Company Type
Foreign Multinational