As of December 31, 2018, assets tracking Scientific Beta smart beta indices reached USD 43bn corresponding to one-year growth of 72%. Scientific Beta has a dedicated team of 52 people who cover client support, development, production and promotion of its index offering.
As part of its international development programme and in order to strengthen its index development activity, Scientific Beta is recruiting a Quantitative Analyst for its Nice office.
Quantitative Analyst - One vacancy in Nice - Full-time position
The successful candidate will be a quantitative analyst with initial experience in quantitative equity portfolio construction and equity factor investing implementation if possible. The position requires a Master’s degree in Finance or Financial Engineering from a leading institution and experience in constructing quantitative equity portfolios within an equity index provider, investment bank or asset manager.
The candidate will support the Client Services team in analysing and coordinating clients’ requests (index simulation, index performance analysis, client reports).
Experience in drafting and publishing equity analysis reports for a broad audience in English is a must (excellent writing skills are crucial). The position also requires a strong analytical mind.
The candidate further needs to have a sound command of Matlab for financial computations, in particular in the area of portfolio construction and performance analysis.
Flexibility, responsiveness and team spirit are essential. Written and spoken English are essential.
An EU work permit is mandatory.
The salary will be determined according to the Scientific Beta pay scale, based on the candidate’s qualifications and previous experience.
For more information about Scientific Beta, please visit www.scientificbeta.com or click here to download the Corporate Brochure.
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