VIE - Hedge Fund Analyst

Location CONNECTICUT, UNITED STATES
Experience level Early Careers
Job details sector Asset Management
The VIE will assist the US structured credit team in various tasks on its US Hedge Fund and Global Mandates: cashflow modeling, reporting, research & marketing, operations.


Key responsibilities:


• Assisting in the modeling and analysis of a portfolio of structured credit instruments.
• Assisting in the reporting efforts of the fund, specifically in the areas of risk and performance by generating and updating reports on a monthly basis.
• Assisting in the marketing efforts of the fund by preparing/updating marketing materials with up-to-date performance as well as relevant economic data.
• Assisting in research and analysis on certain asset classes held by the fund, in an effort to better understand them and provide timely/relevant information.
• Conducting market research in order to provide information, as well as gain a better understanding of the environment in which we operate and the factors that affect the fund.
• Performing daily operations of the fund in an effort to supervise the middle office, and ultimately the monthly valuation of the fund prepared by the administrator.
Education/Qualifications
• Finance/Accounting or Engineering background
Experience
• Fixed Income financial products

Knowledge and Skills
• Solid financial modelling skills
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (esp. Excel, PowerPoint)
• Fluency in both French and English

Competencies
• Strong organizational skills with a strict attention to detail
• Solid written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to meet tight deadlines for providing monthly reports to relevant parties
• Level of self-sufficiency due to organizational structure
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