Charterhouse is working with a fantastic new start up firm who are the Investment arm of a large multi-national conglomerate. This role will play a pivotal role in driving investment decisions, developing algorithms and optimising portfolios.
About the role
As the Quantitative Finance Analyst, the main responsibilities will be to provide and create financial models for evaluating investment prospects.
This role will be required to apply quantitative methodologies to alleviate financial risks and implement quantitative algorithms for trading strategies and financial projections. The Analyst will also be required to optimise investment portfolios by applying quantitative techniques to increase returns.
In addition, this role will also be responsible for generating the reports to present the quantitative findings to senior stakeholders as well as making sure all compliance regulations are met with regards to quantitative finance.
To be considered for this role, the successful candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Mathematics or a similar related field (Ideally a CQF qualification is preferred).
Our client is looking for someone with more than 4 years’ experience in a similar quantitative finance role where you have used programming languages (R, Python) and financial software (Bloomberg, FactSet) as well as keeping up to date with the financial markets and trading strategies. Familiarity with regulatory frameworks such as Base III, Dodd-Frank and MifID II is considered a valuable asset.