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We drive the transformation of the financial markets. That’s why we invest in bright minds, in their ideas, knowledge and development. We do that by combining our best sides.


If you would like to find out why stability makes us so agile, why experience makes us so curious and why empathy makes us so impactful, apply now for the position of



 Senior Risk Manager

Zurich | 80-100 % | Reference 4013



Are you passionate about risk management? Do you have excellent conceptual and methodological skills, coupled with a clear sense for efficiency and feasibility? Are you an open-minded team player who wants to grow with SIX? If yes, this is the right place for you.

As part of the Risk Management organization in the second line of defense, the Risk Methodology & Reporting team is responsible for defining and designing group-wide applicable risk management methods, providing internal and external stakeholders with targeted risk reports as well as ensuring that non-life risks are adequately covered by insurances. In this role, you will be working in a small team of highly motivated people and be in close interaction with various internal and external stakeholders. You will further develop the group’s risk management framework including risk appetite and risk-based capital allocation, promote the management of strategic risks and gain in-depth knowledge of our Business Units and their risk profile. Up to 60% work from home is possible.



What You Will Do

  • enhance and implement the group’s risk management framework
  • develop the annual risk appetite statements and risk-based capital allocation
  • design and perform process for the management of strategic and emerging risks including ESG risks
  • represent the Risk Management function in projects and initiatives
  • closely collaborate with other teams, conduct analyses and create risk reports for the attention of executives

What You Bring

  • economic background, 5-8 years of experience in the financial industry, preferably in Risk Management
  • strong interest in risk management, excellent analytical, conceptual, communication and coordination skills
  • strong team play and hands-on mentality combined with a collaborative and result-oriented way of working
  • sound knowledge of management and communication methods and tools
  • fluent English and German

If you have any questions, please call Roman Gantenbein at +41 58 399 2527.


For this vacancy we only accept direct applications.


Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background. 

What We Offer

Flexible Work Models
We trust our employees and offer a work environment that is well-balanced, productive and fosters success. 

Personal Development
You will benefit from a culture of continuous learning and feedback. Your personal growth is supported through an extensive learning offering.

Agile Working Methods 
Whether through scrum or design thinking,
we solve exciting tasks together in teams.