• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2019-03-21

Quantitative Analyst FinTech Investments - AVP | VP

Quantitative Analyst FinTech Investments - AVP | VP

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Trading
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 19007878


Description

About Citi
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi's Mission and Value Proposition explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop to are widely available to all.

Description of the Position:
The FinTech Investments team makes strategic investments on behalf of Citi Markets & Securities Services. Our investment focus is on early stage/start-up companies, data & analytics, execution venues, post-trade processing, collaboration & communications and high-performance computing companies. We are a global team with members in London, New York and Singapore.

The candidate will be a core member of the team. Based in New York, this person will be responsible for the following:

- Support team in performing due diligence on prospective investments and deal negotiations, e.g.
o Analyze business models and financial statements
o Benefits/ advantages to Citi Markets businesses
o Competitive landscape
- Assist with internal approval process for new investments, e.g.
o Documenting business and financial rationale for investment
o Identifying risks and mitigating factors
- Perform quarterly, or episodic event-based, fair value analysis, including creating DCF analysis, comparable and event anchored valuations for the portfolio
o Work with team, Risk and Valuation Control Group for quarter-end valuations, review and bookings to general ledger
- Support team with episodic portfolio company corporate actions, including full and partial sales, and acquisitions
- Assist team with regular reporting and communication with control groups and senior management.

Qualifications

Knowledge/Experience:
• Bachelor's Degree required, MBA preferred, finance and/or technology background strongly recommended.
• Three to five years of experience in financial statement analysis
• Three years of experience in valuing early and growth stage companies

Skills/Competencies:
• Ability to work and communicate effectively with team members, senior management and across various functional areas within Citi
• Strong analytical and presentation skills, highly detail oriented and organized
• Self-motivated, intellectually curious, inquisitive and open minded
• Ability and desire to understand how technology and innovation will impact Citi Markets businesses
• Ability to prioritize assignments and work in a fast-paced environment