Derivatives Analyst (Front Office)

  • Competitive
  • Morristown, NJ, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Brighthouse Financial, Inc.
  • 20 Oct 18

Derivatives Analyst (Front Office)

Brighthouse Financial is a new company established by MetLife. We're on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Built on a foundation of industry knowledge and experience, we specialize in offering essential annuity and life insurance products designed to help customers protect what they've earned and ensure it lasts more predictably. In an industry that often has a reputation for complexity, confusion, and cost, Brighthouse Financial is different. Our approach includes simplicity, transparency, and more value so customers can face the future with confidence.

Brighthouse Financial is seeking passionate, high-performing team members to help us carry out our mission and be part of an exciting journey toward improving the financial futures of our millions of customers. Sound like you? Read on.

Role Value Proposition:
Our small team offers analysts the opportunity to make a meaningful impact while being trained by seasoned Investment professionals. The Derivatives Analyst will work closely with our derivatives traders and portfolio managers. They will provide market surveillance, pre-trade analysis, trade entry and position reporting. Analysts also benefit from on-the-job training, online development tools and continuing education.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Pre-trade analysis and modeling
  • Position reporting and ad-hoc risk analysis and project work
  • Monitoring risk, positions and P&L
  • Trade entry
  • Providing weekly market commentary

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
  • Bachelor's degree. Economics, Finance, Accounting, Math, Engineering, or Science majors preferred
  • 0-2 years of work experience preferred. Knowledge of Derivatives a plus
  • Strong quantitative skills and knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required
  • Self-starter with intellectual curiosity, embrace a steep learning curve, and seek out responsibility
  • Programming skills a plus (VBA, SQL, C++, etc.)

Travel:
10%

Number of Openings:
1