Quantitative Analyst - Model Development

Location London
Discipline: Risk & Quantitative Finance
Contact name: Joseph Smith

Contact email: joseph.smith@greshamhunt.com
Job ref: 983

Gresham Hunt is working with a Financial Services business in their search for an analyst/senior analyst within the Model Development Team.

This role will be focused around developing and enhancing credit models for Corporates, Financial Institutions, Sovereigns, Public Finance and Infrastructure Finance.

 

The person:

  • Bachelors degree or higher in a quantitative discipline
  • Quantitative, programming or modelling experience or skill, including a strong knowledge in Excel and VBA. Python or other programming skills as well as web application or database skills are a plus
  • Knowledge or experience in accounting, finance, credit risk or financial modelling
  • Strong team player
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to convey technical concepts clearly
  • Self-motivated with ability to manage timelines across multiple projects
  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail

The role:

  • Developing and enhancing various models used in the credit process, including cash flow, capital and forecast models
  • Working with other talented specialists to design, implement and enhance models
  • Conducting comprehensive testing
  • Preparing model documentation
  • The opportunity to get involved in selective research projects and team initiatives
  • Gaining valuable credit modelling experience
  • The ability to understand rating methodology and criteria
  • Cultivating knowledge of the company’s model governance framework and the overall regulatory environment

Please contact joseph.smith@greshamhunt.com for more details.