Investment Risk / ESG Project Lead

22nd December 2022

Investment Risk / ESG Project Lead - £700 to £1,000 Per Day

London Risk Private Equity

A leading Private Equity Fund is looking for an experienced Investment Risk professional to provide project management oversight for BAU investment risk and support the SME to the transition of a new system. This is a 6-month contract and requires you to have extensive buy-side experience.

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  • Support the day-to-day analysis of the Risk function including daily VAR reports, drift analysis and liquidity tracking of portfolios.
  • Assist the Head of Risk in developing quantitative monitoring processes covering positions sizes, style drift and counterparty exposures.
  • Produce regular Risk Reports as required for internal committees and Fund Board meetings.
  • Support the ESG project team in analytical analysis and data mining to ensure compliance with the regulatory reporting requirements for ESG.
  • Provide overall project management support – update project plans, identify risks and key milestones and track to plan.



  • Thorough understanding of risk analytics for an investment manager.
  • Thorough understanding of the FCA and SEC rules.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Knowledge of ESG nice to have but not essential.
  • Significant experience and proven track record in an investment risk role within the asset management sector with a strong focus on institutional accounts, UCITS funds and U.S Mutual Funds in the asset management sector.

Please contact Lascelles Reid-Barlow at for more information.

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Investment Risk / ESG Project Lead - £700 to £1,000 Per Day