Senior Analyst - Equity Fund & structuring
Salary 13LPA- 14LPA
- 26 May 2017
The Company is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London. It is a universal bank with operations in retail, wholesale and investment banking, as well as wealth management, mortgage lending and credit cards. It has operations in over 50 countries and territories and has around 48 million customers.
It is organised into four core businesses: Personal & Corporate (Personal Banking, Corporate Banking, Wealth & Investment Management),its card, Investment Banking and Africa.
EFS.is the dedicated trading and structuring team within the company , responsible for structured business relating to Equity and Fund underlying. The team works with a full range of clients and is a global leader in providing structured solutions for both sides of the balance sheet.
o On the asset side, structured investments on equities/funds, in-house trading strategies, indices and alternative replicators
o On the liability side, strategic financing, ALM and hedging
o Cross asset-class and hybrid solutions
o The purpose of this role is to perform analytics across EFS Function. The role requires close interaction with Senior People in the said locations
Overall purpose of role:
The role is within the EFS Team supporting New York and London. The purpose of this role is to assist the trading, structuring and marketing team in delivering solutions to clients in a timely manner.
Key Accountabilities and Skills required:
This section should include:
o Key specific accountabilities.
o Work with the Structuring desk to Stress Test and Back Test various structured products
o Product Development Support for systematic trading strategies – design of new systematic strategies, creating presentation on these strategies and running bespoke analyses for clients
o Manage regular tasks on existing strategies – calculating strategy selections, creating performance and position reports.
o Pricing structured products and calculating the expected value of such trades
o Keeping an eye on the market trends and pitching new trade ideas to the desk and sales team in the regions
o Trade Lifecycle Management– Making sure that the data for the trades/strategies is maintained.
o Develop analytical tools using Excel/Visual Basic/Python, working closely with the Desk and Technology.
o Stakeholder management and leadership.
o The candidate would have to interact with counterparts in New York and London. The candidate would have to work with the regional teams to understand the requirements, work with them to develop the new products and work on enhancements.
o Decision making and problem solving.
o Strong analytical skills – The candidate will have to work with regional teams to understand the requirements. The candidate will have to come up with solutions to implement those requirements. They will have to discuss any new changes with the teams in New York and London.
o The candidate will have to work on their own to come up with solutions for the desk.
o Risk and Control: All company colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Policies and Policy Standards of the company.
Your Skills and Qualifications will include
o Good communication skills as the role involves regular interaction with stakeholders
o Strong co-ordination skills to manage multiple tasks
o Good Programming skills including Excel/VBA
o Experience in programming in Python
o Eye for Detail - Need to make sure all corporate actions are incorporated. Any missing prices are updated
o Flexible to work long hours when required
o Excellent communication skills (oral/written) as the candidate would have to work with Onshore teams globally.. In addition they would have to work on Marketing Presentations which would require good written/presentation skills
o Analytical Skills
o Aptitude for self learning – Should be able to demonstrate a self starting attitude
o Proactive in nature. Should be able to take decisions and support those.
o Team playerApply