Investment Associate (Quantitative)

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SAFE Investment
  • 15 Apr 19

A well-established international asset management firm which is one of the major institutional investors in the global financial markets and one of the biggest funds by AUM in Hong Kong. We invest in a wide range of products with an international dimension. We are now looking for high caliber candidates who would like to share our commitment and professional values. We offer competitive remuneration package and a commitment to training and continual professional development.

Job duties
• Assist and facilitate investment business process including but not limited to investment data management, benchmark maintenance, database management, risk management, etc.
• Develop or enhance data resources infrastructure and portfolio and risk analytic tools; designated daily management of quality assurance, reporting and alerting, and other benchmark requirements;
• Initiate or participate in data analytics and research projects to systematically track index rebalances, factor performance, corporate actions and other investment related topics;
• Leverage sell-side quantitative research resources to improve our internal research capability;
• Interact with colleagues from portfolio management, research, risk management, IT and settlement and facilitate data and benchmark system implementation;

• Degree holder in Finance, Mathematics, Computer Science, or other quantitative fields
• 0-3 years working experience in financial industry and/or data analytics areas
• Possess of programing skills of C#, Python, R, or MATLAB and SQL database would be preferred
• Experience in using Bloomberg, FactSet and Capital IQ is an advantage
• Experience in index/quantitative research/corporate actions is a plus
• Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments while producing high quality work in a demanding, fast-paced environment; attention to details
• Strong analytical minds and problem-solving skills
• A good team player with good communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent command of written and spoken English and Mandarin