Risk Management Analytics Client Service

  • negotiable
  • Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, China
  • Permanent, Full time
  • MSCI Inc.
  • 30 Aug 16

We are currently seeking an Analytics Client Service (Analyst or Associate) to join our Coverage – Asia Pacific Organization in Shanghai, China.

Risk Management Analytics Client Service




For more than 40 years, MSCI’s research-based indexes and analytics have helped the world’s leading investors build and manage better portfolios.  Clients rely on our offerings for deeper insights into the drivers of performance and risk in their portfolios, broad asset class coverage and innovative research.


Our line of products and services includes indexes, analytical models, data, real estate benchmarks and ESG research.  MSCI serves 98 of the top 100 largest money managers, according to the most recent P&I ranking.  For more information, visit us at www.msci.com.


We are currently seeking an Analytics Client Service (Analyst or Associate) to join our Coverage – Asia Pacific Organization in Shanghai, China.



The MSCI Global Client Service team is composed of experienced financial professionals that provide first tier support for our clients around the world. Team members are responsible for responding to a wide variety of methodology, usage, interpretational, and technical questions on both analytical and benchmark products. Client service works closely with account managers and consultants to develop and maintain client relationships, and drive revenues.




  • Answer client enquiries about MSCI Risk Manager products and methodology
  • Provide Risk Manager analytics presales support, and work closely with Sales to help drive revenues
  • Enhance client relationships through proactive follow up on issues raised by clients
  • Maintain relationships by ensuring relevant product and model information is shared with clients
  • Provide client feedback to the Marketing, Product Management, Research and Data teams




  • Strong quantitative skills in financial derivatives’ pricing model and market risk model
  • 1-2 years relevant experience with graduate degree or  fresh graduates are welcome to apply
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin
  • A self-starter and highly motivated, ability to work individually and within a team
  • Ability to articulate complicated concepts or methodologies verbally and in writing to senior management and clients
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple projects under tight, short-term deadlines
  • Track record of excelling in an environment of ambiguity by quickly adapting behavior and work methods to adjust to multiple demands and shifting priorities
  • Ability to work efficiently with diverse cultures on a global team and knowing when to involve appropriate colleagues in projects regardless of functional, geographic, and business lines
  • Ability to develop value-added contributions to both internal and external clients
  • Track record of challenging self and others to anticipate future trends and creatively capitalize on opportunities
  • Deep understanding of international financial institutions and global financial markets
  • Demonstrated understanding of modern portfolio theory
  • Excellent academic tracking record


Preferred pas experience in:

  • Major in Financial Engineering, Financial Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or Quantitative and Computational Finance preferred                          
  • Financial engineering in modern risk management (derivatives knowledge and modern risk management (middle office) area
  • Past experience in client facing capacity is preferred
  • CFA/FRM is preferred




Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.


To all recruitment agencies: MSCI does not accept unsolicited CVs/Resumes. Please do not forward CVs/Resumes to any MSCI employee, location or website. MSCI is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs/Resumes.



MSCI Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is the policy of the Firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy/maternity leave), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.