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Quant Researcher for leading Asset Manager

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Location United Kingdom,

Remuneration £80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits: Highly competitive package

Employment type perm

Updated 08th Nov 2017

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Scott Darroch

Phone 020 3758 8900

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Quant Researcher for leading Asset Manager

Selby Jennings is working with a leading asset manager in London. The client is expanding its quant team as they have been growing their AUM swiftly over the last two years. They are leaders in the Fixed Income space and this is a great opportunity to be working close to cutting-hedge experts in the field.

This position is ideal for a quant researcher that wants to take a step-up in terms of responsibilities. You will be able to have an impact and track your own work in a full-cycle.

You will be responsible for:

  • Build tools and analytics to help identify opportunities and minimise risk

  • Analysing data sets for trading signals in fixed income and turning them into front-office tools

  • Contribute to building new research to sustain idea generation

  • Communicating and reporting to the portfolio managers to determine new strategies and signals

You will demonstrate the following:

  • Strong academic background in quantitative discipline -Phd and CFA preferred

  • 2-3 years' experience in Fixed Income, equity, interest rate Quant research

  • First class understanding of asset classes and quant trends in global and emerging markets

  • Thought leadership

  • Ability to work independently and take initiative

Interviews are taking place at short notice. Applicants should promptly register their interest directly to quantsEMEA(AT)selbyjennings(DOT)com

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