Quant Specialist, PMG Management Office (Associate Director)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of Singapore
  • 22 Nov 17 2017-11-22

Quant Specialist, PMG Management Office (Associate Director)

At Bank of Singapore, we are constantly on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our team. We promote a culture of openness, teamwork and fairness. Most importantly, we invest in our people through our programmes that develop them on both professional and personal levels. Besides attractive remuneration packages, we offer non-financial benefits and opportunities to develop your potential within OCBC Group’s global network of subsidiaries and offices. If you have passion, drive and the will to succeed, rise to the challenge today!

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PMG Office is the Operating Centre of Excellence for entire Product Management Group across all product offerings and asset classes. The team is responsible for Strategic initiatives, new products, Change and transformation, Performance analytics, Governance and Control and Business Management. You will be a key member of the team responsible for performance analytics and subject matter expert in portfolio management.

This role will work in partnership with relevant cross functional bank wide project teams as well as key business stakeholders to help define requirements, review specifications, verify end solution and maintain quality in client output with focus on concepts related to portfolio performance/risk analysis and investment / Portfolio based advisory capabilities.


  • This is a specialized role to support PMG and the Bank in the capacity as a key subject matter expert on portfolio performance/risk analysis, investment advisory and analytics capabilities. This person will be responsible for -
    • Ensuring successful implementation of the above concepts by defining the underlying framework, methodologies, processes and business requirements
    • Provide deep expertise as well as verify the outputs for performance related queries
    • Support Projects in the delivery of portfolio performance/risks analysis and/or investment advisory capabilities
    • Maintain product/research data and analytical models/ algorithms / market data
    • Model Validation and implementation with internal and external stakeholders as needed
    • Help to monitor developments in the marketplace and implement automated solutions for the advisory process

• University degree holder - Financial engineering or similar disciplines
• Minimum 7-10 years of relevant professional work experience - Financial analytics
• Business knowledge of performance measurement and portfolio risk management
• Strong portfolio analytics, risk and financial modeling, data mining and back testing skills
• In-depth knowledge of financial products and markets
• Experience with analytical/reporting tools
• Good communication & presentation skills
• Experience with Triple'A Plus/Analog is a plus
• Bachelor's or Master's degree - Financial engineering or similar quantitative disciplines

Reporting To
Head of PMG Management Office