Junior Analyst

Junior Analyst

Job Title: Junior Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mumbai
Reference: 2_060418
Contact Name: Monalisa Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2018 12:01

Job Description

A leading financial services conglomerate is looking for a Junior Analyst for their office in Mumbai. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for

·         Back testing and evaluating strategies to be used in directional equity trading

·         Formulating trading strategies 

About the role

·         The role requires an analyst who is intuitive, forward thinking, analytical and focused

·         The candidate will be working in a small team of highly skilled researchers and traders, making this an ideal opportunity to learn from a range of different sources and backgrounds

·         The role is ideal for a candidate who would like to work in a dynamic and meritocratic environment

·         The role provides an excellent opportunity for a skilled programmer to graduate into a Trader/ Portfolio Manager

Functional Responsibilities:

·         Back testing and evaluating trading strategies

·         Tracking performance of live strategies

·         Generating new trading ideas

·         Maintaining a database of historical factors

Job Requirements

Qualifications: Graduate / MBA

Experience: Relevant work experience of 0-3 years

Functional Competencies:

•        Analytical skills, logical thinking

•        Programming skills (Excel, VBA, R, Python)

•        Basic knowledge of derivatives, fundamental and technical analysis

Behavioural Competencies:

•        Effective communication and collaborative skills

•        Meticulous, methodical, inquisitive personality with willingness to stretch, hunger to learn and passion for markets

•        Ability to work as a part of a team