Investment Portfolio Specialist, Investment Lab (Senior Associate / Associate Director)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of Singapore
  • 13 Dec 17 2017-12-13

Investment Portfolio Specialist, Investment Lab (Senior Associate / 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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General Description
The Investment Lab provides Individuals, trusts, foundations, and family offices with institutional-calibre analytics and strategies to help clients manage their investment decisions.
The team work in close collaboration with Relationship Managers, Investment Counsellors and relevant Product Specialists, specialising in strategic advice on portfolio construction, portfolio risk assessment and developing bespoke investment solutions.

Main Duties
- Deliver cross-asset portfolio analytics to assist clients with particularly specialized or complex needs. Be able to analyse fixed income, equities, structured products, private equity, derivative and foreign exchange.
- Propose investment strategies and trades to clients
- Contribute to the development of proprietary systematic investment strategies and risk analytics
- Maintenance of proprietary databases and financial models
- Work in close collaboration with Relationship Managers, Investment Counsellors, Product Specialists, Investment Strategists and control partners
- Proactively be informed of latest financial market, industry trends, external and internal research, academic publications, and product innovation developments
- Confidently and credibly communicate analytical findings and recommendations to clients and their advisors
- Contribute to written and oral presentations when required

Qualifications
Work Experience Requirements
- Minimum of 5 years investment -related work experience
- Advanced knowledge of portfolio construction concepts
- Strong portfolio analytics, risk and financial modelling, data mining and back testing skills
- Intermediate familiarity with Machine Learning, Big Data, Python or R script desirable
- In depth knowledge of financial products and markets
- Excellent attention to detail
- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work efficiently with others

Education Requirements
- University degree holder or higher
- Post graduate Masters or CFA / CAIA desirable

Reporting To
Head, Investment Lab