Quantitative Risk Analyst

Location: Central Region, Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: S$80000.00 - S$120000.00 per annum + Relocation
REF: AS00042611_1497513154

My client is a global hedge fund and is on a lookout for a Risk Analyst to join the Risk Department. The portfolio covers FX, fixed income and equities. This is an end-to-end role, covering risk monitoring/reporting, risk management, as well as Fund/PM performance analysis.

The incumbent will be expected automate daily portfolio risk analysis and reporting processes.He/she will work closely with portfolio managers to analyse the risks involved in the trade set ups. This team is also looking at historical performance hence performance analysis and attribution is a significant part of the role. The incumbent will need to present directly to the senior management who sit at the Risk Committee.

To be successful in this role, you must possess the following:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a market risk/ data modeling role in a buy-side firm/hedge fund
  • Strong product knowledge in FX and/or Fixed income
  • Experience interacting on a daily basis with traders and portfolio managers discussing strategies, quantitative data, and different types of analysis
  • Experience with trade sizing
  • Degree in quantitative subject such as Mathematics/Statistics/Quantitative Finance
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Detail orientated, possess initiative and work well under pressure
  • Technical skills (SQL, Excel/VBA, Python, MatLab, R) and handling of large analytical datasets is a must

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click APPLY NOW or call Sumukhi at 6854 5623 for a confidential discussion. Alternatively, please drop an email to Sumukhi.Ramnath@ambition.com.sg

If you are not based in Singapore, relocation cost will be provided.

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