Goldman Sachs & Co. Securities, FICC Management, Associate/Vice President, London in London, United Kingdom

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

SECURITIES

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

OUR IMPACT

The Franchise management team is seeking an Associate/VP to support senior FX/EM trading and sales management in EMEA. The ideal candidate should have a quantitative/technical background, an interest in pursuing a career focused in strategy and financial analysis, and the drive to partner with senior stakeholders to positively disrupt status quo. We develop intuitive and relevant analytics to optimize business leaders’ decision making and, partnering with the Strats and Technology organisation, convert data-driven insights into action by embedding those analytics into simple front-line sales and trading workflow tools.

Franchise managers:

  • Play a primary role in analyzing business performance.

  • Work directly with leadership team to manage the business and focus on key initiatives (both idea generation and execution).

  • Own expense management initiatives and the cost monitoring process.

  • Drive business initiatives, senior management presentations, regulatory requests and responses to market events.

  • Assist with the annual business review process.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Quantitative background including an understanding of probability and statistics• Interest and desire to learn about financial markets• Strong interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills and ability to interact with global stakeholders and senior management effectively• Ability to solve problems and explain the ideas that underlie them• Good understanding of securities business and FICC products

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• BS/MS in a computational field – Applied Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science• Programming background in compiled or scripting languages (C/C++, Python, Java, etc.)• Experience in data science, advanced statistics• Familiarity with statistical computing languages or packages (R, numpy/scikit-learn, Matlab)

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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Job ID 2017-13411

Schedule Type Full Time

Level Associate

Function(s) General

Location(s) UK-London

Region EMEA

Division Securities

Business Unit FICC Management

Employment Type Employee