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Head of KVG Risk Management (m/w/d)

Your New Position in Frankfurt, Germany

PATRIZIA is a leading partner for global real assets.

The expertise and commitment of our global teams form the basis of our success.

Shaping a sustainable future and making a positive contribution to society is what drives our daily


As Head of KVG Risk Management (m/w/d) you will play a key role.

Your Responsibilities

Leadership & Cooperation

  • Disciplinary and functional management of the risk management team

  • Close cooperation with the other Risk Management teams as well as Compliance & Internal Audit colleagues, appropriate 1st line and 3rd line partners to improve efficiency, effectiveness, productivity and/or controls

  • Internal and external stakeholder management as applicable to take a proactive role on risk management matters

Risk Management

  • Provide support, advice and counsel to the Chief Risk Officer, in respect to Corporate, AIFMs & AIFs risk management matters 

  • Accountable for enabling the efficient and effective governance of significant risks, and related opportunities, to the business and its various segments

  • Responsible for assessing and mitigating significant threats to a firm's capital and earnings

  • Support the business' implementation of effective controls to address identified risks, ensure the establishment of effective mitigation processes and chains of ownership and foster positive change in risk management behaviours

  • Further development and implementation of consistent best in class risk management policies and tools


  • Recruit, direct, motivate and develop professional staff, maximizing their individual contribution, their professional growth and their ability to function effectively with their colleagues as a team

  • Ensure the teams are equipped to operationalize and attain multi-regional / risk coverage objectives. Assist with the identification and development of talent to ensure appropriate succession planning

What we look for

  • Strong analytical and strategic thinking / problem solving skills to facilitate the identification of problems, the design and evaluation of options and execution of solutions

  • Strong leadership and excellent interpersonal & intercultural skills and ability to lead, inspire and motivate teams into consistent high performance

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the regulated financial services industry with a strong background in risk management

  • Strong background in the area of real assets

  • 2-5 years of experience in leading teams

  • Expert knowledge of risk management practices with intimate understanding of relevant regulations (BaFin, BuBa)

  • Knowledge of relevant regulations on international level would be an asset (CSSF, FCA, ISAE controls, etc.)

  • University degree or equivalent in a quantitative subject (Math, Physics, Economics, Finance or equivalent)

What we offer

  • Flexible working options

  • Skill building and learning opportunities, like courses and mentorship

  • Career progression and talent development programs

  • Health and well-being benefits, like virtual fitness classes

  • Competitive pay and paid time off, including holidays designated for volunteering


Sounds like you?

If you want to create a better tomorrow with us, we want to hear from you via our job portal ( Together, let's make a positive impact.

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

At PATRIZIA, we are committed to leading the industry in how we advance the equity, diversity and inclusion of our global teams. The opinion and experience of each individual counts. With inherent trust in each other, we do our greatest work steeped in courage, integrity, optimism and tenacity.

PATRIZIA SE | Human Resources

Fuggerstraße 26 | 86150 Augsburg | +49 82150910-218 |

Posted 6 days ago
Full time
About us
PATRIZIA: A leading partner for global real assets
With operations around the world, PATRIZIA has been offering investment opportunities in real estate and infrastructure assets for institutional, semi-professional and private investors for 38 years. PATRIZIA manages more than EUR 50 billion in assets and employs over 900 professionals at 26 locations worldwide. Through its PATRIZIA Foundation, PATRIZIA is committed to social responsibility. The Foundation has helped around 250,000 children in need worldwide gain access to education and thus, has given them the chance of a better life over the last 22 years. You can find further information at

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