Director, Quant

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: AU$220000 - AU$260000.00 per annum + Bonus
REF: BBBH234522_1562571274

Responsibilities

  • Identify market and trading risks and determine remediation plans.
  • Be a strong team player and develop a strong relationship and mentor members of the Quant team, locally and globally.
  • main point of contact for various Sales/Structuring/Trading teams in Australia.
  • be able to liaise with the various stakeholders (other than FO) and (c) delivery of business objectives
  • Work with Trading teams to deliver capacity to specifications
  • Strong business knowledge, preferably with some quantitative background
  • Strong demonstrated knowledge and experience in at least 2 of the following asset classes- (a) Linear Rates, (b) Linear FX/eFX and (c) XVA.

Qualifications

To grow and be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following

  • Demonstrated strong leadership competencies including ability to manage change, deliver results, exercise sound judgement, broaden perspective, build relationships, develop self and others and lead and empower.
  • Extensive experience in financial markets in a front office or front office facing role with a thorough knowledge of markets and products.
  • Excellent analytical, communication and presentation skills. Should also be able to demonstrate strong stakeholder management in a Front Office environment
  • Appropriate academic degree (Computer Science, Maths, Physics, or other analytical degree)