Portfolio Risk Manager

Finance · Hoboken, New Jersey
Department Finance
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Celsius addresses the financial needs of today’s consumers worldwide through a democratized interest income and lending platform accessible via a mobile app. With a mission to put unparalleled economic freedom in the hands of the people, and a core belief that financial services should only do what is in the best interests of the community, Celsius is a modern platform where membership provides access to curated financial services that are not available through traditional financial institutions. Crypto holders can earn high-yield compounding interest by transferring coins to their Celsius Wallet and can borrow fiat currency against their crypto collateral at the lowest interest rates in the space.

The Celsius team is committed to doing good and doing well. We believe in the power of disruption and the importance of decentralization to create a new system that acts in the best interest of everyone. Each member of our team brings something unique and innovative to the table, but the common thread that links us together is our passion for blockchain, equality, and leading the next financial revolution that changes the equation to bring power back to the people.

Position: Portfolio Risk Manager – New Jersey

Celsius is looking for a Portfolio Risk Manager in Hoboken to work with the Chief Investment Officer to strategically grow the finance organization activities and support the company wide growth.

The ideal candidate is someone who can manage the process to identify, assess, measure and manage risk within the portfolio that has grown more than 10x in less than one year with attention to detail and responsive attitude to safely grow the company business while accomplishing the strategic objectives.


  • Develop an understanding of the end to end Risk Management process starting from Trade Capture, Models, and Risk limits across various asset classes. Build a foundation to review and challenge and improve the existing framework.
  • Evaluate and present analysis on new risk taking initiatives.
  • Perform in depth risk analysis, reporting, and monitoring, in line with established practices.
  • Conducting deep dives on all deals covering surveillance, valuation, impairment, and stress modeling.
  • Assisting in producing content for the Risk Committee.
  • Engaging with all relevant parties in respect of new products, business process changes, or other emerging risks.
  • Working closely with other risk related people to implement company wide risk control and processes.

Additional desired skills/experience

  • Crypto experience preferred.  Buy side experience a big plus.
  • Team player
  • Independent personality allowing yes/no recommendation solely based on studies and findings
  • Being able to adapt quickly to changing market conditions
  • Disciplined personality that can back up any recommendations with facts
  • Qualified candidates MUST reside in New York or New Jersey


  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
  • Unlimited time off policy
  • Additional compensation in the form of the CEL token
  • Participation in the Employee Stock Option Plan
  • Flexible working hours upon coordination with trading team
  • Additional benefits to be instituted as the Tel Aviv team grows

Celsius is currently operating fully remotely while navigating COVID-19 guidelines, however, Celsius has offices in Hoboken, New York City, London and Tel Aviv and employs remote employees based in cities all around the world. This position is open to all qualified applicants in New York/Hoboken as we build our presence globally. Please send CVs and cover letters to hr@celsius.network.

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