Graduate position – Investment insights data analytics

Job Details

A strong performing asset manager is currently looking to add a recent graduate to their investment insights team in London.
The team focuses on conducting bespoke primary research and delivering insights that reinforce convictions around the investment decisions.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Work closely with Investment Analysts to propose and execute creative research solutions in support of global investments
• Conduct end-to-end primary market research, from survey design to panel sourcing to subsequent data analysis
• Manage acquisition of alternative data – ranging from due diligence, data back-testing, to relationship management – to address research questions
• Develop quantitative models and dashboards to facilitate robust scenario-based data analysis
• Liaise with the Data Science Team to develop advanced analytics capabilities e.g., applying machine learning models for predictions
• Formulate recommendations through synthesizing and interpreting complex and sometimes ambiguous data
• Prepare and present comprehensive reports to summarize research insights and implications

In order to apply you should have:-
• An outstanding academic record with an upper second-class or above from a top university
• Demonstrated ability to:
o effectively communicate and structure complex problems
o apply robust quantitative/ data-driven approach to problem-solving
• Demonstrated history of over-achievement borne out of a self-starting attitude
• Strong computer skills including MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
• Experience with statistical analysis and/ or analytical tools (e.g. SPSS, R, Q, Python, etc.)
• Understanding of the investment management industry

In order to apply please send your CV to careers@octaviusfinance.com or call 02080044029