The Team: Portfolio Valuations S&P Global's Portfolio Valuations team is an independent post-trade valuation service that uses consensus data and proprietary pricing models to provide fair values for OTC derivatives and a range of liquid and illiquid securities. The service is designated to fulfill policy requirements of investors, regulators, and business managers for independent calculation of Net Asset Value, sensitivities, and risk measures. The team services over 400+ direct institutional customers around the world, including banks, hedge funds, asset managers, auditors, and fund admins, thus enhancing market transparency and reducing financial risks. https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/mi/products/valuation-services.html
The Impact: We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic individual with an interest in derivative pricing to be part of a team of analysts that support the daily valuation of portfolios of derivative positions. Portfolio Valuations analysts work with clients during trials, implementation, production, and challenge processes; they also oversee various data capture and review procedures in support of the global valuation business, while working with other team members around the globe to further develop S&P's Portfolio Valuations services.
What's in it for you:
Client facing role and exposure to global customer base
Exposure and coordination with global team based in New York, Toronto, London, Noida, Tokyo, and Singapore
Opportunity to grow in both qualitative and quantitative skillsets amidst a growing team
Exposure to different financial derivatives products ranging all asset classes including Credit, Rates, Equity, FX, Commodity, and Structured Products
Organizing and running daily and monthly valuation processes for clients; this will require hands-on responsibility for some clients
Ensuring that data capture and cleaning processes are run, refined and automated
Handling simple and complex price challenges and resolving them to the satisfaction of the client
Building and maintaining client relationships, so that clients are aware of Portfolio Valuations' new and existing valuation capabilities and increase their use of these services
Contributing to the design and testing of valuation systems and product enhancements
What We're Looking For:
University Degree (minimum Bachelor) in a quantitative discipline, including but not limited to financial engineering, quantitative finance, or finance
Understanding of financial markets, knowledge of and exposure to OTC products
Proven analytical, problem-solving, and quantitative skills. Ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines
Strong communication and interpersonal skills to interact professionally with clients, teams, and senior members of the organizations
Team player attitude is vital for the role. This includes giving and receiving constructive feedback, as well as proactively working together as a team to meet common goals
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Proficiency in Excel, SQL, VBA, and other programming languages advantageous
This role is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States.
Flexible Working We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us at interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can.
The Location: New York, NY
Compensation/Benefits Information: S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $44,200.00 to $87,825.00. Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location. In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan. This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits we provide to our employees, please click here .
About Company Statement:
S&P Global delivers essential intelligence that powers decision making. We provide the world's leading organizations with the right data, connected technologies and expertise they need to move ahead. As part of our team, you'll help solve complex challenges that equip businesses, governments and individuals with the knowledge to adapt to a changing economic landscape.
S&P Global Market Intelligence partners with customers to broaden their perspective and operate with confidence by bringing them leading data sources and technologies that embed insight in their daily work.
Equal Opportunity Employer S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
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