Trading Data Analyst - Hedge Fund

Location
Chicago, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 17, 2019
Closes
Oct 11, 2019
Ref
6535363
Job Function
Hedge Funds
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Working closely with the traders, while also liaising extensively with compliance/legal, finance, operations, market risk, trading and valuations, the successful candidate will be responsible for setting-up new products; analyzing a range of derivative contracts; reviewing agreements, contracts and term sheets; and providing legal subject matter expertise regarding complex transactions.

The successful candidate will ideally possess:
  • 5+ years relevant experience in capital markets - consulting, hedge fund, investment bank, law firm, trading shop all considered - including trading desk exposure;
  • deep knowledge across a range derivative products including convertible bonds, exotics, futures, options, OTC derivatives, swaps and volatility products;
  • specific experience with convertible structures; familiarity with a range of models for convertible analysis, as well as the full range of hedges, hedging and trading risks; and risk management at the portfolio level is strongly preferred;
  • background in analysis and review of derivative documentation, prospectuses and term sheets;
  • Bachelors degree from a top school required; JD, LLM strongly preferred; additional legal certification or training a plus;
  • Professional certification, ie: CFA preferred;
  • eagle eyed attention to detail;
  • outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

Highly competitive base salary, performance-related bonus and benefits are on offer.

For a more detailed conversation please apply with your resume.