Head Trading Risk & Valuation 80-100% (f/m/d) Bendern (LI)

Risk Controlling
Full Time (≥ 80%)
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About us

LGT is the largest Private Banking and Asset Management group in the world to be owned by an entrepreneurial family. As the family office of the Princely House of Liechtenstein, we have years of experience in the management of sizeable sums of assets.

Your challenge

We are looking for a dedicated and team-oriented team head to lead a small group of dedicated specialists, who are responsible for the group-wide independent monitoring of market risks of LGT's proprietary exposures and for ensuring the independent verification of all fair valued positions on LGT's balance sheet. In addition to the management responsibility for the team, you will take on the following tasks:

  • backtesting and further developing of risk models and the bank's internal limit system
  • ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements
  • contributing to the implementation of new business initiatives
  • preparation of various risk reports and supporting material for decision making

Your profile

For this position we are looking for a motivated person with the following profile:

  • Completed studies preferably with a quantitative focus (e.g. finance, economics, statistics), ideally supplemented with further education in a field relevant for this position.
  • Several years of professional experience in market risk monitoring at a bank or in a similar field is an advantage
  • Good knowledge of trading products, especially fixed income instruments and OTC derivatives
  • Strong analytical skills, good IT technical understanding (e.g. interface implementation) and proficient use of Excel
  • Good command of German and English, both written and spoken
  • Ability to work in a team, sense of responsibility and high level of initiative / self-motivation

LGT's success is based on its core values, the Group-wide and partnership-based cooperation of entrepreneurial teams and a flat hierarchy with short decision-making paths. LGT's continued growth opens up long-term personal and professional development opportunities in a challenging and dynamic environment.

Help shape LGT and become part of a family – not just a company. We look forward to receiving your application.

Benefits at LGT

A great place to work – a great place to have impact: LGT promotes diversity among its employees. We believe that an inclusive and appreciative corporate culture is the driver for a great workplace and provides the opportunity to create a unique and successful team. That's why our employees can also benefit from many additional benefits.

Family & Work:

  • Various flexible work models  
  • Sabbatical 
  • At least 25 days annual leave, depending on age
  • Special paid leave options  
  • Maternity and paternity leave, options for additional parental leave
  • Subsidies for the day care centre "Villa Wirbelwind"

Your Health:

  • Employee health and wellbeing program  
  • Exercise and sports program 
  • Weekly fruit day, healthy meal options 
  • Locker room with showers 
  • Relaxation rooms

Perks & Advantages:

  • Discounts on LGT banking products and services 
  • LGT co-investments 
  • Discounts on health and property insurance 
  • Pension plan with individualized options 
  • Various mobility/e-mobility initiatives  
  • Recognition of major life events 

Growing Together:

  • Internal courses 
  • External courses offered by the Liechtenstein Academy 
  • Support for external training and further education 
  • Coaching and mentoring programs 
  • International assignments 
  • Intrapreneurship program  

Do you feel addressed? Then simply fill out the online application. We look forward to getting to know you.


Susanne Engler

Susanne Engler

HR Business Partner
LGT Gruppe Holding AG Herrengasse 12 , 9490 Vaduz Liechtenstein

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