Analyst / Portfolio Manager (f/m) – Quantitative Equity Strategies

Categories: Portfolio Management / 2. Juli 2014 / Experience: 5-7 Years / Industry: Financial Services /

Job Category : Portfolio Management

Job Industry  :  Financial Services

Our client, an asset management company specialized in quantitative investment strategies, wants to expand its Equity division in Frankfurt.

– Performance responsibility for benchmark-oriented and absolute- return equity funds
– Risk controlled implementation of the statistical forecasts in Global, European and Emerging Markets equity portfolios
– Trading of equities and equity derivatives
– Regular presentation of performance results in Investment Committee Meetings
– Support the Client Relationship Management e.g. attending Beauty Contests
– Idea generation, development and backtesting of quantitative investment strategies
– Optimization of forecasting models and tools based on company figures, historical price trends and macroeconomic data
– Portfolio construction and optimization
– Cooperation with other quantitative analysts and other portfolio managers, the execution desk and quantitative developers
– University degree / doctorate with a quantitative focus, such as physics, mathematics, industrial engineering, economics, econometrics or similar
– Several years of professional experience in an equity environment
– Fluent in German and English
– Strong analytical skills
– Great knowledge of IT- Tools and statistical packages e.g. SQL, Matlab, R, Eviews or SAS
– Team oriented work style and communication skills

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