Specialist

  • 38176
  • Life - Investments
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  • Quebec, Canada
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  • Sep 14, 2020
Investment Advisor
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Participate in the strategic development and production monitoring of the investment analytics fixed income platform.
  • Act as a subject matter expert for risk, performance and data analytics activities.
  • Contribute to activities on specialized fixed income strategies such as LDI and Multi Asset Class Solutions.
  • Participate actively in the design, implementation and maintenance of Investment Analytics fixed income solutions.
  • Highlight the results of analysis to the various stakeholders including Portfolio Management teams and office.
  • Provide fixed income expertise to investment teams and other internal partners in response to ad-hoc requests or market events.
  • Monitor indicators to detect major changes in fixed income strategies or market dynamics.
  • Engineer and develop systematic and efficient value-added dashboards and reports.
  • Continuously evaluate, identify and recommend best practices and controls to increase process efficiency and mitigate financial and operational risks.
  • Create cross-functional innovative fixed income solutions.
  • Propose and lead value-added initiatives and projects related to risk, performance and data analytics.
  • Cultivate cross-functional relationships and strengthen collaboration with other departments and divisions.
  • Develop a visually immersive and interactive platform to share enhanced fixed income analytics insights with our internal clients.
  • Identify opportunities to improve processes and procedures toward industry best practices.
  • Participate and assist as needed in future mergers and acquisitions.
  • Assist cross-functional teams in due diligence efforts to identify synergies, integration needs and create integration plans.
  • Participate in cross-functional integration teams to ensure all relevant integration tasks are completed.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in finance or science.
  • Complementary education in a quantitative field, an asset.
  • Professional designation in finance, an asset.
  • 5-10 years of relevant experience.
  • Proven knowledge of the fixed income asset class.
  • Knowledge of the equity markets, private markets and Liability Driven Investment, an asset.
  • Must be comfortable programming in at least two of the following languages: SQL, VBA, VB.NET, PYTHON, C#, R, MATLAB, SAS or any other relevant programming languages.