Job Number: MS03979Location: NY - New York City
Date Posted: 2018-01-10
Salary Range: $101-125k
Valuations Specialist at a Top Hedge Fund!Company Information:
Name: Premier Hedge FundJob Description:
Valuation & P&L Specialist will be responsible for pricing a wide
variety of products such as: CDS, IRS, Swaptions, Variance Swaps and TRS etc.
-Bachelor degree required.
-2-5 years’ experience with OTC products and markets including: CDX, IRS, FX, IR Swaptions, CDS Swaptions, TRS and Variance Swaps. Analytical and quantitative aptitude.
-Knowledge of derivative pricing, valuation and profit and loss.
-Ability to understand complex products and their models and their valuation drivers.
-Understanding of valuation concepts as they pertain to financial products and derivatives, with some accounting knowledge.
-Strong verbal and written communications skills. Must have the ability to lead discussions with all levels of management, be comfortable discussing issues with Trading, Operations and Senior Management. Ability to explain complex concepts and products.
-Advance Excel skills. Experience with Visual Basic and automation a strong plus. Database and Python skills are also helpful, but not explicitly required.
-Ability to multi-task efficiently and perform well under pressure.