Risk Officer

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: London, GB

Company: Capital Group

Req ID: 52047 

Location: London

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“I can be myself at work.”


You define yourself by more than just a job title, and we want you to feel comfortable bringing your true self to work. We value your talents, your traditions and your take on the world  ̶  everything that makes you unique. We’re working hard to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in our organization and our communities because we know that what makes us different makes us better.


We want you to feel a strong sense of belonging. We value and welcome your experiences, ideas and identity. Over 40 employee resource groups unite our people and help to develop our collective empathy through unfiltered conversations about race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, disabilities, mental health and so much more.


“I can influence my income.”


You want to feel recognized at work. Your performance will be reviewed annually, and your compensation will be designed to motivate and reward the value that you provide. You’ll receive a competitive salary, bonuses and benefits. Your company-funded retirement contribution will be the equivalent of 15% of your annual pay (including bonuses).


“I can lead a full life.”


You bring unique goals and interests to your job and your life. Whether you’re raising a family, you’re passionate about where you volunteer, or you want to explore different career paths, we’ll give you the resources that can set you up for success.

  • Enjoy generous time-away and health benefits from day one, with the opportunity for flexible work options
  • Receive 2-for-1 matching gifts for your charitable contributions and the opportunity to secure annual grants for the organizations you love
  • Access on-demand professional development resources that allow you to hone existing skills and learn new ones


"I can succeed as a Global Risk Management Manager at Capital Group."

In this role you will be:

  • Responsible for fully understanding and helping to maintain and execute the Regulatory Risk Management Policies, Procedures and documentation
  • Support coordination of risk reporting requirements as required from regulators through working with internal groups
  • Responsible for helping coordinate client demands relating to investment risk management
  • Facilitate ongoing and periodic oversight and monitoring of risk and compliance limits (requires full access to investment related systems)
  • Support development and presentation of risk reporting to relevant Boards and Committees
  • Support global investment risk management related initiatives/questions
  • Key point of contact for regulators and Risk Management Officer for local Management Company (UK OEICs)



"I am the person Capital Group is looking for."


To be successful in this role you will have strong risk management and data analysis skills along with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. You would describe yourself as a collaborative, energetic, trustworthy, self-starter with a drive for results and the resilience to cope with challenging situations. You will also need to be rigorous in your approach and constantly striving to improve, along with a track record of building collaborative and trusting relationships.


Essential Skills

  • 7+ years’ experience in risk management and reporting, audit or a related field
  • Demonstrates knowledge and experience in managing risk management frameworks, in particular investment risk management within an asset management firm
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of Capital’s investment process and investment related risks
  • Demonstrates ability to lead, coordinate and manage initiatives across multiple teams or groups.
  • Demonstrates strong knowledge of securities and the investment industry
  • Demonstrates knowledge of investment risk management tools, measurements and reporting
  • Understands and has experience of regulatory environment when it relates to investment Funds
  • Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of the investment management industry as it relates to Capital Group’s investment process and the various lines of business (e.g., retail, institutional, high net worth), investment mandates, investment vehicle structures, investment instruments, investment operations, competitive landscape, reporting and regulatory environment. Exhibits knowledge in current and possible future policies, practices, trends, technology and information affecting Global Investment Control.


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You’ve reviewed this job posting and you’re ready to start the candidate journey with us. Apply now to move to the next step in our recruiting process. If this role isn’t what you’re looking for, check out our other opportunities and join our talent community.


“I can learn more about Capital Group.” 


At Capital Group, the success of the people who invest with us depends on the people in whom we invest. That’s why we offer a culture, compensation and opportunities that empower our associates to build successful and prosperous careers. Through nine decades, our goal has been to improve people’s lives through successful investing. We know that our history is a testament to the strength of the people we hire. More than 7,800 associates in 30+ offices around the world help our clients and each other grow and thrive every day. Find us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, FairyGodBoss, DiversityJobs and Instagram.


We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 

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