Looking for a 6-months contractor to take on this exciting opportunity working in a dynamic team environment!
Overview of role
- Work closely with portfolio managers to implement investment strategies, help construct portfolios based on clients’ guidelines and cash management of team’s portfolios.
- Assist the team in analyzing investment performance across strategies.
- Work closely with Trading, Investment Operations and Risk to ensure seamless trade executions.
- Monitor portfolios; ensure that they are within respective guidelines.
- Monitor cash levels, ensuring that any cash is promptly managed to maximise returns
- Perform pre trade checks for new investments made for the various portfolios
- Size and raise trades according to PM’s instructions
- Assist with hedging if required, adjusting when necessary
- Responsible for rollover of maturing bonds, forwards and futures.
- Handle post trade queries and ensure seamless trade executions.
- At least 2-3 years’ experience in the financial industry
- Experienced working with Aladdin
- High numeracy, banking knowledge, comfortable with investment platforms (e.g. Bloomberg, Aladdin) and a passion for markets
- Good knowledge of fixed income and foreign exchange
- Team player who shows creativity and able to work under stress
- Project management experience
- Experience with exchange traded funds