Outstanding career prospects await an experienced quantitative analyst within one of the top Asset Management firms in Johannesburg. The successful individual will work closely with the portfolio managers to provide high-quality analytical support to the active management process, in the context of clients’ goals. The work will comprise both regular reporting and ad-hoc pieces as required by the team – involving portfolio analysis and original modelling work that looks across asset classes, investment themes and regions. The individual will provide valued input into the tactical asset allocation process, working on tactical scenarios, weightings and return forecasts. The individual will also be encouraged to independently generate and contribute trade ideas and investment views, with an emphasis on quantitative reasoning and evidence. Demonstrable background in Economic and Econometrics through professional experience or qualifications an advantage. Three to five years’ experience providing quantitative analysis in a financial services environment (preferably a front office environment).
If you meet ALL the requirements please send your updated CV to Thandi at firstname.lastname@example.org