Junior Quant Analyst and Trader, Equities

Singapore, Singapore
15 Nov 2022
15 Dec 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Overview of role

We are looking for a Quantitative Equities Junior Analyst cum Trader based in Singapore. Candidates with no relevant experience may be considered for a contract position with the opportunity for conversion to permanent.
  • Analyze data from various providers and identify winning trends through statistical analysis and introduce them to stock selection and portfolio construction.
  • Maintain and clean up raw data from providers to feed into existing models
  • Perform the duty of a trader and place orders when the main trader is not available.
  • Always be in compliance with internal compliance as well as laws applied to the industry.
  • Be trained in and perform the role of backup trader when trader is not around.
  • Prepare investment and performance reports for the management team and clients.

Essential Skills
  • Degree graduate in Mathematics, Economics, Finance or Business with 1-2 years of investment analysis experience preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Excellent reasoning and analytical ability
  • Great presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to work either independently, or with in-house analysts to draw investment ideas/conclusions
  • Strong excel skills
  • Basic programming skills (SQL, python etc) will be an added advantage

Desirable Skills
  • Interest in Global Emerging Markets