Jefferies, the world's only independent full-service global investment banking firm focused on serving clients for over 50 years, is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments. Our firm provides a full range of investment banking, sales, trading, research and strategy across the spectrum of equities, fixed income, and foreign exchange, as well as wealth management, in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Jefferies Group LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF), a diversified financial services company.
Jefferies' fundamental long / short equity team focuses on investing in catalyst-driven value opportunities with a main focus on European markets. The investment team consists of a portfolio manager with 18 years of finance experience and two research analysts. The team is supported by a dedicated team of operations personnel and by the global Jefferies infrastructure. The investment team is looking to expand by adding a portfolio/risk analyst/execution trader to the team in the near term.
Portfolio analyst would help the work of the PM by providing a range of support and analytical functions, including reporting, trading, risk monitoring. Ideal candidate would have a trading/risk/quantitative background, so that they can provide an analytical approach to various aspects of portfolio and position management. We are looking to find the ideal candidate, whose statistics/quantitative finance/programming skills combined with live market experience can help us monitor, analyse and optimise processes.
The key responsibilities are:
Trade execution (trading decisions made by PM, execution by analyst)
Order and portfolio monitoring
FX sweeps, futures rolls
Broker/PB/middle office contact
Reporting and monitoring
Creation of automated reports on various aspects of the portfolio and positions