VP of Corporate Treasury Strats Quant Research

VP of Corporate Treasury Strats Quant Research

Job Title: VP of Corporate Treasury Strats Quant Research
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manhattan, New York
Salary: US$225000.00 - US$300000.00 per annum
Reference: HQ00070902_1526041822
Contact Name: Tim Tirabassi
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2018 13:30

Job Description

Corporate Treasury Quant Researcher - VP - New York

I am currently recruiting for one of the most exciting roles in one of the leading Asset management organisations on the planet. In this position you will be working alongside some of the most talented engineers in the US as part of the Corporate Treasure group that works very closely with the CFO, Treasurer and other members of the Senior management of the firm's liquidity risk and consolidated and subsidiary equity capital practices. You will play a key role in firmwide strategic and analytical projects, providing brand new insights into the firms business activities and performance. They are looking for innovators and problem-solvers, building solutions in risk management, big data, mobile and more.

Our primary objectives are to:
Maintain an appropriate level of excess liquidity to protect against market-wide stresses and to meet intraday liquidity requirements
Determine the appropriate funding strategy for assets based upon their liquidation profiles
Raise funding across diverse markets, investors, and products; and,
Hold adequate capital to protect against risk of loss and to meet regulatory requirements

Your role

Using your engineering and/or scientific background to identify and measure risk, and to implement quantitative and technical risk management solutions in software.

In Finance & Risk Engineering, you'll find an exciting confluence of computer science, finance and mathematics being used to solve for what their shareholders would like from us a high return for the right risk taken.

Team leadership to prioritize commercial products and close collaboration with business partners
Participate in the firms liquidity risk analysis, stress testing, cash & collateral management, and asset liability management
Work with treasury, desk strategists, and technology departments to define and implement liquidity models, including accountability for modelling methodologies, code base, and infrastructure
Analyze model output and facilitate understanding of model results by non-technical partners

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree in financial engineering (or a related degree), with a PhD in a quantitative discipline, or relevant professional experience.
Meaningful analytical skills, mathematical fluency, and programming abilities.
Minimum 5 years of experience in a quantitative finance role, team leadership experience preferable.
Solid background in computer programming, C++, Java, Matlab or equivalent language, preferentially in large scale financial or technical computations
Familiarity with financial markets, financial assets, and asset pricing

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