Goldman Sachs & Co. Investment Management Division, Macro Investment Strategy, Associate, London in London, United Kingdom
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
Are you passionate about macroeconomics and financial markets? Do you see yourself in a fast-paced, international environment, helping to make investment decisions across a broad range of products and strategies across global markets? We are currently looking for a professional to join our macro research and strategy team within our Investment Management Division to use their skills and ideas to deliver outstanding investment solutions to our valued clients.OUR IMPACT
We’re a team of trusted experts who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we work with specialists and groups from around the firm to help high-net-worth individuals and institutions across various industries navigate changing markets and make smart investments. We value self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, but still provide the support and resources to ensure your success.The Cross Macro Team in GSAM’s Fixed Income department manages investments across most liquid asset classes including interest rate, FX, credit, equities and commodities for institutional investment portfolios. The investment portfolios include flexible total return strategies and more traditional long only portfolios. The Cross Macro Team is looking for a research analyst to join our London investment floor.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
The successful candidate will support a team of portfolio managers focused on generating alpha using multiple asset classes. The individual will be given a lot of guidance and support and be expected to collaborate with portfolio managers and research analysts across the organisation. She/he should be a highly motivated self-starter who has the ability to conduct research independently applying fundamental and quantitative analysis skills. Other key responsibilities surrounding the investment process include:
Analysis of macro investment opportunities
Macroeconomic analysis and asset valuation research
Ad-hoc analytical support for trade structuring and risk management
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR and BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
Strong academic background with a formal training to postgraduate level in quantitative finance/ economics / econometrics/statistics.
Strong knowledge of and demonstrable experience in financial and economic timeseries analysis
Some experience of working at a financial services/central banking/governmental institution would be desirable
Strong interest in markets and macroeconomics
Strong, confident communication skills (both oral and written)
Strong team player
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., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.
Schedule TypeFull Time
DivisionInvestment Management Division
Business UnitFixed Income & Currencies