FlexInvest

Risk Manager

Risk Manager

FlexInvest: Simple and Transparent Investing for All

FlexInvest is a mobile trading platform created to offer simple and commission free investment to the European Union. We offer American and European stocks, ETFs and ETPs and give our clients the option to buy fractions of shares to make sure that customers of all budgets can participate. By making access to investing easy and fun, FlexInvest empowers anyone to become an investor and to take control of their financial future. Join us and be part of a community committed to making investing accessible, flexible, and rewarding for everyone in the EU.

 

Join the FlexInvest Team: Risk Manager

 

We’re looking for a Risk Manager who’s passionate about leveraging advanced analytics and both quantitative and qualitative assessment techniques. Ideal for experts in algorithmic strategies, market risk analysis, and trading compliance, this role demands a deep dive into the intricacies of automated trading systems. If you excel in optimizing trading algorithms, ensuring regulatory compliance, and mitigating trading risks, and are keen on applying your expertise to refine our algorithmic trading frameworks, this position is tailored for you.

 

The position will be based in Sofia, Bulgaria or Nicosia, Cyprus

 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring strict adherence to local and international standards such as MiFID II/MiFIR, (UK PRA, and FCA is a plus) guidelines, or other equivalent regulations.
  • Identifying and addressing the inherent risks of algorithmic trading, safeguarding investor and customer interests.
  • Enhancing the clarity and transparency of our algorithmic trading processes, from development to deployment and monitoring.
  • Reviewing and approving algorithms before deployment, assessing suitability, risk, and compliance.
  • Establishing and enforcing pre-trade risk limits across trading algorithms, ensuring alignment with our algorithmic trading risk appetite.
  • Continuously monitoring trading systems for compliance, unusual activity, and risk mitigation.
  • Maintaining comprehensive records of algorithmic trading activities, ensuring full compliance with regulatory requirements.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, Business, or related field.
  • Professional certification in risk management (e.g., CRM, FRM).
  • 5+ years of experience in risk management within algorithmic trading, including familiarity with key regulations and standards.
  • A solid understanding of algorithmic trading systems and the regulatory landscape in the EU (UK and US is a plus)
  • Proficiency in risk assessment tools and the ability to work closely with trading and development teams to ensure compliance.
  • Impeccable analytical skills and the ability to communicate complex information effectively to senior management and regulatory bodies.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Understanding of the company’s industry and market trends.

 

Our Offer:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Performance-based bonus.
  • Opportunities for professional development.
  • Sponsorship to complete professional certifications/courses.
  • Office in the heart of downtown Sofia.
  • Team buildings around the globe.
  • Free snacks & drinks.
  • Multisport card.
  • Friendly work environment.

 

If you meet the qualifications and have a passion for investing, we invite you to apply.

 

We are committed to providing a rewarding and collaborative work environment that fosters professional growth and development.

 

Flexinvest is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.