An alternative asset manager has created a Risk Analyst opportunity in their luxurious London based offices. The firm is very well established and has over $5 billion under management. Their strategies span both long only and hedge funds.
They are looking for a Risk Analyst to work for their Head of Risk in a small team of two; the role will span market, credit and counterparty risk. You will undertake quantitative analysis of all portfolios covering equity, global macro and event driven strategies. This opportunity offers excellent exposure to portfolio managers and senior management and will offer the right candidate an excellent learning curve and development opportunity.
The ideal candidate will have a numerate background and some experience from a buy-side firm. This experience could be from a number of areas; risk & performance, back office, operations for example. You will have some programming ability (VBA, SQL, Python) and a desire to develop this further. Salary £40k-£50k plus benefits, bonus, pension. Please contact James Willacy at Austin Andrew for further information. j.willacy@austinandrew.co.uk