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June

Senior Manager, Total Portfolio Risk And Regulatory Modelling

Rest - Sydney, NSW

Banking & Finance
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Make a tangible difference to member outcomes
  • Join us in a period of growth
  • Senior role in leading profit for member fund


About Us


As one of Australia’s largest profit-to member superannuation funds, our mission is to help our members achieve their personal best retirement outcomes. Rest supports over 129,000 contributing employers, around 1.8 million members and has more than $60 billion of funds under management.


Culture


Our team at Rest enjoy a positive culture built around our core values “The Rest Effect”. We seek excellence in everything we do, are dynamic and innovative in the way we work, are always accountable, we are champions of our members and we succeed together.


About the Job 


Reporting to the Head of Investment Strategy and Asset Allocation, this role is responsible for developing and maintaining a risk modelling framework for the oversight and construction of investment portfolios, ensuring active risk exposures are consistent with meeting return and regulatory risk objectives and providing insight, supported by research, to improve risk adjusted returns.


The main goal of the role is to provide timely investment and risk analysis and information on investment portfolios with success measured by the achievement of investment objectives for each member product option, including fee constraints.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Contribute to the development of internal stochastic modelling capabilities for portfolio optimisation and the generation of appropriate risk metrics consistent with regulatory requirements
  • Establish a scenario and stress testing framework incorporating both historic and deterministic stress tests
  • Establish and maintain a liquidity framework ensuring Rest can withstand severe liquidity stress
  • Assist with the development and ongoing generation of capital market assumptions across asset classes for use in portfolio modelling
  • Develop a toolset and reporting template for identifying, aggregating and mapping active risk positions on a whole portfolio basis incorporating a range of factors such as geography, sector, style, duration, currency, ESG and liquidity
  • Work collaboratively with investment teams to provide insight, identify opportunities and correct underperformance within asset classes and managers
  • Analyse and assess investment performance and risk outcomes (both ex-post and ex-ante)

About You:

  • Deep knowledge and application of quantitative investment and portfolio construction approaches
  • Application of asset allocation optimisation techniques and use of quantitative risk modelling
  • 10+ years working in investment management, financial services or superannuation industry
  • Understanding of investment compliance and risk management frameworks as it relates to portfolio risks
  • Able to clearly communicate and form conclusions on portfolio positioning and risk
  • Degree in Finance / Economics or Actuarial studies
  • CFA, CAIA or similar industry qualifications desired 

At Rest we believe that everyone has the power to make a difference and we offer an inclusive and diverse environment that values the qualities and backgrounds that our people bring to the team. We encourage open and diverse thinking, collaboration, innovation and high performance.


Benefits


We value and support our team members by offering a great range of benefits, including but not limited to;


  • flexible work environment
  • an open plan and modern office
  • health and wellbeing programs
  • tailored development plans to support you to achieve your personal best career outcome


If this sounds like you, apply now by submitting your resume and an optional covering letter summarising your experience and outlining why you are interested in the role or email careers@rest.com.au


To learn more about your next opportunity at Rest visit http://www.rest.com.au/about-rest/careers

Please note only people with the right to work in Australia will be considered