Our client is a FinTech company with offices in North America, Asia and in Europe. The company is recognised globally as an innovative payment provider for global e-commerce merchants. We are looking for a Risk Manager. By joining our client, you have possibility to be hands on as well as providing strategic advice to the senior management in Luxembourg.


  • Establish and maintain a robust risk management framework and governance system meeting the expectation of regulators, particularly PSD2 requirements
  • Coordinate with the Chief Compliance Officer to lead the regulatory relationships with respect to the risk management of the company
  • Assist the Board of Directors with the definition of Risk Appetite statements where required and developing processes to ensure the business is managed optimally within the appetite constraints
  • Continuously enhance the risk management framework to ensure its effectiveness and efficiency and proportional to the risks of the company
  • Develop and maintain the policies and procedures in risk areas where needed
  • Develop the risk culture in management and employees to ensure an appropriate balance between growth, profitability and risk
  • To define metrics for risk calculation wherever required and appropriate and regularly report such relevant risk metrics to the Board to ensure the Board is updated of changes of risk profile.


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in economics, financial management, accounting or related field
  • Sound knowledge of the risk management requirements and regulatory framework within a payment institution, E-money or bank
  • Minimum 5 years relevant working experience in a similar role in risk management
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills
  • Organised, autonomous, and pragmatic with sound judgment
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written; French, German or Chinese would be an asset;
  • Capable of communicating complex, technical topics to a wide variety of stakeholders
  • Experience with regulatory compliance issues, as well best practices Risk and Fraud Management
  • Self-starter with ability to flourish in high-pressure environment
  • Organised, autonomous, and pragmatic with sound judgment
  • Able to work in a start-up environment


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