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Investment Management Oversight Officer

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Application Deadline:  05.09.2022

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Investment Management Oversight Officer

 

DNB Asset Management is a leading asset manager in the Nordic region with around 140 employees across offices in Norway and Luxembourg and has more than EUR 80bn assets under management.

 

DNB Asset Management S.A. (the “Management Company”) is the Luxembourg arm and a licensed UCITS funds management company, a so-called Chapter 15 management company. The Management Company is principally engaged in UCITS fund administration, management, supervision and international marketing & sales. The International Marketing & Sales team is responsible for active fund distribution to international wholesale and institutional clients in markets outside the Nordic region, whereas the Governance & Administration team deals with the daily operations, contractual distributors as well as the compliance, risk and legal aspects of the fund management activity.  

 

We are recruiting an Investment Management Oversight Officer. 

 

As an Investment Management Oversight Officer, you will be part of the Governance & Administration team based in Luxembourg. We envisage an energic candidate carrying the oversight on our delegated investment manager. You will directly report to the Conducting Officer in charge of Investment Management Oversight.  

 

Responsibilities:
•    Lead the ongoing monitoring and due diligence exercises (including on-site visits) conducted on the delegated investment manager
•    Contribute to the development of the framework of procedures governing the portfolio management activities of the company
•    Prepare reports for the Management Committees, Board meetings and Regulator on issues regarding investment management 
•    Stay informed of the latest regulatory market trends to monitor, to challenge and to pro-actively advise the delegated investment manager´s portfolio performance as well as the product design
•    Ensure coherence of information related to investment management across fund documentation and correct application of Voting Right and Best execution policies
•    Assist sales team to answer investors’ queries 


Competence and experience requirements:
•    Minimum of five years’ experience in the fund industry (portfolio management, risk management, product specialist, advisory or oversight of delegated portfolio management)
•    Comprehensive knowledge of the markets, alongside with a strong knowledge of sustainability investments
•    Ability to understand different investment strategies, techniques and instruments
•    Knowledge of the legal and regulatory provisions applicable to the UCITS fund industry, and especially of the CSSF Circular 18/698

 

Personal qualifications:
•    University degree in finance or business (or equivalent qualification)
•    CFA qualification would be considered a plus
•    Fluent in English. French, German or Norwegian would be a strong advantage

 

Our offer:
•    A position offering a large spectrum of action and autonomy, allowing to fully use and further enhance your functional, technical and interpersonal skills
•    The benefits of a small organization (flexibility, ability to make you contribution very visible), combined with the strengths of a large group
•    A competitive package in line with skills and experience
•    A challenging and interesting job with good development opportunities in an academically stimulating, results-oriented and international environment

 

The employment contract will be on Luxembourg local terms and conditions. For further details, please contact: Louise Martinsen, email: louise.martinsen@dnbgroup.lu.

 

Region:
Luxembourg
Job type:
Permanent 
Working hours:
Full-time 
Location:
Luxembourg 
Contacts:

Louise Martinsen 

 

As an employee of DNB, you'll be part of Norway's largest bank, offering great opportunities for personal and professional development in a company where we're always striving to become a better partner for our customers. Today, DNB is involved in services such as loans and deposits, mutual funds and asset management, life insurance and pension savings, payment and financing services, estate agency and services related to the money and capital markets. We work to provide the best service in the country to private customers, businesses, organizations and the public sector all over Norway. We're also present in many countries around the world. Would you like to join us?
 

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