Macro Analyst

  • Outstanding Financial Package - To include Sign on and Guaranteed and High Base Sal $$$$$
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Paragon Executive
  • 23 Apr 19

A Global Hedge Fund is searching for Macro Analyst to join their London Office.

You will be expected to deliver strong performance for clients by selecting high performing fund managers and enhancing the fund selection/monitoring process of the business.

 

 You will be continually meeting external fund managers and develop a deep understanding of their investment approach thus enabling you to create a “bench” of high performing potential managers.

 

You will have a track record of selecting outperforming managers with a macro and be able to demonstrate an appreciation of quantitative analysis. Ideally you will hold, or will be studying towards, a CFA qualification.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Anticipate and react to macro and broader market moving information.
  • Preview and monitor important equity market events
  • Find new trading opportunities
  • Utilize fundamental research to develop new trading tactics
  • Find ways to opportunistically and systematically increase the desk’s profitability

 

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or related field.
  • 2+ Years of Working Experience

 

 Skills & Competencies:

  • Excellent analytical, mathematical, and financial skills
  • Experience solving open ended problems using analytical methods
  • Able to function independently in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Curiosity and intuition
  • Exemplary written and oral communication skills
  • Deep understanding of factors impacting public equity valuation.

 

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