Investment Risk Analyst | Barclay Simpson
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Investment Risk Analyst

  • London
  • up to £70,000
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My clients are currently seeking a highly skilled Investment risk manager to join their team. My client are a leading investment firm seeking a proficient and motivated individual to join their team.


  • Conduct risk assessments and provide recommendations to management
  • Collaborate with portfolio managers to ensure risk is managed effectively
  • Develop and maintain risk management policies and procedures
  • Collaborate with other risk managers and portfolio managers to develop risk mitigation strategies and recommendations.
  • Monitor compliance with internal risk policies and regulatory requirements.
  • Conduct research and contribute to the enhancement of risk management tools and methodologies.
  • Prepare risk reports and presentations for internal stakeholders, highlighting key risk metrics and insights.

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, or a related field
  • Experience and strong understanding of investment risk theory.
  • Strong quantitative and programming skills, with proficiency in Python and SQL
  • Demonstrable experience in BAU investment risk activity
  • Experience working with: MSCI Barra One, Power BI
  • Professional Qualification such as FRM or CFA
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship. Candidates on a PSW, graduate visa or tier 2 are not eligible to apply.

If you would like more information please contact Georgina Carter at

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