Goldman Sachs & Co. Securities, Team Lead, High-Touch Execution Services STRAT, VP, London in London, United Kingdom

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

SECURITIESOur 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.

YOUR IMPACT

Can you help us transform our Equities franchise through data, analytics & automation? We are looking for a professional to lead our Equities High Touch Strats team and drive the quantification, analysis and modelling of our business, to give us the edge in a highly competitive industry. We believe that by deriving insightful & impactful data & analytics we can increase efficiency, drive revenues higher and improve the GS customer experience.

OUR IMPACT

The Securities Division's 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.

The Equities High Touch Strategists work within the One Delta business. Our mandate is to drive revenue in the group through automation and analytics. The output of our group is used to make critical decisions all the way from point-of-sale trading through to high-level strategy. We cover single shares securities for European, Middle Eastern and African markets.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Lead the team to analyse, model and derive insight from a wide variety of data pertaining to our business

  • Own the full lifecycle. You'll work with Sales and Trading to define new projects, then build, test and deliver them.

  • Project manage the delivery of work spanning multiple teams.

  • Provide support and consultation on analytics, systems and processes covered by the group.

  • Strong experience in analysing, modelling & summarising historical & live sets of financial data, preferably within the equities domain

  • Experience operating within an equities franchise, and familiarity with the economics of such a business

  • Experience with risk management or risk taking strategies, portfolio theory, impact models, alpha generation.

  • Hands-on with coding & research tools (Python, Matlab, R etc)

  • Confident communicating ideas to both technical and business leaders, in both written and verbal mediums.

  • Proven problem solving ability with critical and creative thinking.

  • Experience working in a Linux environment.

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.

© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2017. All rights reservedGoldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

Job ID 2017-25241

Schedule Type Full Time

Level Vice President/Executive Director

Function(s) General

Location(s) UK-London

Region EMEA

Division Securities

Business Unit EQ SMM

Employment Type Employee