Investments Analytics Analyst

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We are currently seeking a Financial Services Analytics Analyst for our client, a global financial services company. This role will be based in Dublin (remote for the moment with hybrid model available in the longer term).

This is a 6-month contract position.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Data Management and Quantitative Analysis – IC3 Under moderate guidance, works with internal and external datasets and client reference data and provides analysis in the development statistical, financial and/or econometric models for analyzing asset performance, securities data, derivative pricing, risk exposure or other sophisticated concepts
  • Provides analytical support and prepares drafts of standard and ad hoc reports for assigned area
  • Supports assigned area with more advanced statistical and quantitative analyses
  • Serves as resource and point of assistance to less experienced colleagues
  • Runs models, looks for exceptions, takes corrective action
  • Uses technology tools to conduct analyses
  • Applies techniques such as SQL and querying and macro development to extract data for populating models
  • Has a good understanding of the relevant processes and products in assigned area and which analyses, methodologies and approaches best support assessment of performance, risk, or valuation
  • Interprets findings and prepares initial drafts of standard reports
  • Prepares ad-hoc reports at the request of managers and/or other leaders
  • Translates complex technical concepts and analyses to non-technical audiences
  • Reviews accuracy of reports and calculations performed by less experienced colleagues
  • No direct reports but will provide guidance to more junior analysts
  • Primarily responsible for the accuracy and quality of own work

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Advanced degree in quantitative analysis preferred
  • 5 years’ experience preferred
  • Experience in quantitative finance and technology

Please apply using a CV in Microsoft Word format, thank you.

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