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Financial Risk Analyst

WHO YOU ARE Candidate profile (text) - Default language We are looking someone with following competencies:
•University degree in Finance or Economics or similar or equivalent work experience.
•Minimum 5 work experience within a similar role in a banking, corporate, fund environment or similar.
•Detailed knowledge of Risk Management concepts and tools used within Asset Management and Treasury. Experience in Risk Management systems and reporting tool used in Asset Management.
•Good knowledge of financial markets and potential impact on the activities.
•Good knowledge of the IKEA Concept; the IKEA Brand and IKEA Culture & Values
•Good knowledge about the IKEA core businesses
•Fluent in English (written and spoken), any other language is an asset

You are also:
•Result driven: accomplishes goals, completes tasks, and achieves results Detail focus- Performs work with care, accuracy, and attention to detail.
•Team work: collaborates with others to achieve goals
•Able to manage flexibility: changes direction as appropriate based on new ideas, approaches, and strategies Risk Awareness, captures risks in all aspects of the activities/investments and communicates them clearly to support decision
•Act with high integrity on insider information and confidentiality aspects. Avoid conflicts of interest, prevent fraud and corruption and understand what to do in case of suspicion of one of them.
•Passionate about creating an IKEA Ingka fit for the future with the customer at heart.
•Energized by contributing to overall success and results through collaboration and excellent knowledge and expertise
•Inspired by working together in in an ever- changing complex environment
•Motivated by finding new ways through co- creation with colleagues and other IKEA units
•Motivated by living the IKEA culture and values Key responsibilities (title) YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES Key responsibilities (text) To secure an independent view on Ingka Investment portfolios: analysing the risks of the different portfolios and reviewing the processes:
•Identify market risks and analyse the impact on Ingka Investments and Treasury Operations to create a risk awareness culture.
•Secure a good level of awareness among relevant stakeholders concerning risk in relation to performance in the Asset Management sphere.
•Report Key Risk Indicator (KRI) for the different portfolios within Ingka Investments and Treasury Operations
•Define risk tools in relation to the investments process to secure a good risk vs. performance analysis.
•Monitor the process to secure compliance with internal steering documents and external requirements within Ingka Investments.
•Maintain the investments risk assessment template and provide training, update and feedback on how to use the template to the business (portfolio managers)
•Review the risk assessment and initiate yearly review with the business.
•Secure and report organisational adherence to steering documents
•Identify areas for remedial action and potentials for improvement, recommending courses of action to secure continuous improvement. Team vision ( title) ABOUT THIS WORK AREA Team vision (text) Ingka Investments’ mission is to lead with purposeful investments, enabling Ingka Group’s long-term growth and financial strength. We want to position Ingka Group as a unique, responsible and trusted investor.
We act as a strategic partner to IKEA Retail and Ingka Centers by securing financial strength for future growth and by making investments that contribute to making Ingka Group the world’s leading multichannel home furnishing retailer and to achieving its People & Planet Positive strategy.

Financial Risk Analyst

IKEA, Zaventem
Degree Level: 
Master