Fixed Income Evaluator

  • Location

    Tower Hamlets, London

  • Sector:

    Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Paul Francombe

  • Contact email:

    paul.francombe@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH116244_1576682540

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-17

  • Start date:

    06/01/20

  • Client:

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My client, a well-known technology company based in the City of London, is currently seeking an experienced Fixed Income Evaluator to join their team on a 6-month contract. You should ideally be immediately available or on a maximum of 2 week's notice.

The Evaluator is responsible for providing timely and accurate valuations on European fixed income securities and derivatives, which are used by banks, brokerage houses, insurance companies and asset managers for research, risk analysis, and portfolio valuation.

This role requires the evaluation fixed income securities and involves following financial markets, making use of big data sets to create meaningful trends/themes, design methodologies and ultimately make use of advanced technologies to evaluate bonds. Strong knowledge of fixed income markets is key to be successful in this position.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the evaluation process of fixed income portfolios
  • Interact with clients to discuss broad market dynamics and specific challenges about fluctuations in prices
  • Work with Research & Analytics team to innovate and automate existing models to ensure new methodologies are scalable and meet market standard

Required experience and Qualifications

  • Degree in Finance from a leading University
  • Prior recent experience in a similar role
  • Advanced knowledge in Fixed Income Markets Ability to independently research and apply complex concepts in a real-world context
  • Knowledge of programming languages/technologies e.g. Excel VBA, Python