Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Junior Risk Officer AIFM

Full-time / part-time
Entry Level
Client Services
412F Route d'Esch
Luxembourg City

Job description

Getting things right and doing the right thing lie at the core of our Risk team as they make sure we’re always consistent and comply with current financial regulations.

While the role is focusing on Private Equity and Real Estate within the AIFM department, you will need to be a master organizer, enjoy variety and a methodical planner as you control the the collection & aggregation of the risk and portfolio data. 

You’ll need to be thorough in all you do, using your own judgment to highlight any significant finds such and escalate if limits or investment restrictions are breached. Attention to detail is a must have as you'll be responsible for producing and maintaining the risk management reports and carry out exposures and limit calculations. 

You will be involved in the implementation, maintenance and improvement of the policies and procedures pertaining to the risk management function, covering all types of risks the managed funds are exposed to.

You will need to ensure prompt reporting to any relevant parties of actual or potential breaches of risk limits identified, and ensure appropriate corrective actions are taken. Furthermore, you will need to ensure, on a timely basis, the proper key metrics calculations, and regulatory reporting (such as Annex IV) and regularly assess the adequacy for those risk indicators.

Part of your tasks will involve, supporting and advising clients and delegated investment managers on matters related to risk management and regulations applicable to Luxembourg investment funds.

Every day brings a new challenge so you’ll need to be a team player at heart, with an eye for detail, great organisational skills so you can priotise your day and meet the deadlines. Building relationships across the business is a must have to succeed and be effective in this role. 

Our team are our second line of defense and ensure that we are compliant with applicable laws, service standards, company policies and procedures. With the support of your team and using your own judgement you will need to identify any risks or concerns and report them in a timely manner.

Your long-term career goals are important to us too. We want to make sure we’re providing the support and opportunities you need to achieve your dreams so we can build a successful future, together. 


  • Master/Bachelor in Finance or an equivalent degree
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Good communication skills
  • Writing and analytical skills
  • 0-2 years professional experience in a Risk Management related function
  • Profound knowledge in Annex IV Reporting will be considered as a plus
  • Profound knowledge in CSSF Circular 18/698 will be considered as a plus
  • Knowledge of MS Office and other IT languages (VBA, SQL, Python…) are considered an asset
  • Fluent in English; additional language would be considered an asset

Additional information

At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

Company description

IQ-EQ is a leading Investor Services group which combines global expertise with an unwavering focus on client service delivery. We support fund managers, global companies, family offices and private clients operating worldwide.

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