Senior Quantitative Analyst
Salary ZAR550000 - ZAR650000 per annum + performance bonus
Consultant Taryn Stephen
Date posted 05 April 20192019-04-08 2019-06-04 banking Johannesburg Gauteng 9 Kerk Street, Johannesburg ZA 2000 ZAR 550000 650000 650000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.za
An exciting new position has been created for an individual with management ambition! The role sits within the Foreign Exchange Pricing Team of a Big 4 Bank.
About the role
As the Senior Quantitative Analyst, you will be trained with the view to taking over and leading a team of 4 Analysts within a year or two. Therefore, a desire to manage people is a must for this role!
- Considerable business/ stakeholder engagement across all segments within the Banking Group
- Strategy development, project management and implementation of pricing models
- Maintenance of forex pricing and billing systems
- Handling of escalated client negotiations and improving processes around this
- Optimising business processes, recommending enhancements and provision of information to inform strategic decisions
Qualifications and experience needed:
- Min 3 years’ experience in a technical role extracting value from data
- Analytical qualification (Actuarial/Statistics/Financial mathematics/etc)
- Know-how of managing projects and people
- Experience growing stakeholder relationships and being an ambassador
- Proven management desire/ skills
- SQL/SAS/Python coding ability is advantageous
- Modelling ability is advantageous
The company is a highly sought-after employer of choice and is a fantastic place to work! They believe in developing their people. To be part of the exciting growth happening in this business, please apply today!