Risk Manager
Private Markets
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • Experience in risk assessment, control design and development of control & process testing, and a strong desire to drive processes forward
  • Proven project management skills with the ability to manage complex tasks
  • Strong relationship competencies, demonstrated ability to collaborate, influence and manage through conflict and develop relationships to achieve successful outcomes with multiple seniorities
  • Strong team player, and self-motivation with the ability to handle multiple work streams under time constraints and across geographical locations and ad-hoc tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to build strategic partnerships with key stakeholders
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to convey clear insight and thought leadership
  • Strong analytical capabilities
  • High level of curiosity and ability to ask the “right” questions
  • High level of confidentiality and integrity
  • Bachelor's degree requires. Degree in finance, economics, or engineering preferred
  • Private market experience preferred
  • Develop comprehensive understanding of key concepts for assessing, monitoring, reporting, and management of risk in private markets across asset classes and investment styles
  • Coordinate risk management processes, tools, and metrics across investment teams within StepStone to ensure consistent approach while honoring asset class specific aspects
  • Plan, design, manage and execute project in key risk management initiatives, bringing the ability to quickly put structure in place to manage the work across asset classes
  • Maintain documentation processes and projects (creating reports, presentations, and diagrams) for internal as well as external communication
  • Proactively identify gaps, risks, and trends. Prepare reporting for executive leadership and lead processes for improvement
  • Actively participate in team-oriented efforts; build productive relationships with key leadership across the organization
  • Understand regulatory requirements and anticipate changes to help ensure proper alignment with internal requirements and frameworks
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with regulators or regulated entities as well as internal and external auditors is a plus
  • Citified CFA, CAIA, FRM is a plus
StepStone Group

501-1,000 employees

Global private market solutions