Hedge Fund Analyst

Mason Blake Limited
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
An excellent position has arisen in a market leading Global Hedge Fund located in the city with over £43.2 billion funds under management.

The position is for a dynamic Senior Hedge Fund Analyst.

Key accountabilities include:

* Reviewing FX exposures and report directly to fund managers highlighting any hedging activity requirements.
* Creating reports to asset managers in regards to performance and historic analysis on an ad hoc basis
* Provide review and analysis of fund profit and loss account and calculating the NAV in terms of a daily, weekly and monthly basis
* In terms of valuations, attend meetings with prime brokers, custodians and pricing committees and administrators
* Strong project focus and process improvement activities
* Audit existing systems including MIS and identify areas of potential improvement
* Deliver all activities to internal and external stakeholders.

In addition, as a successful candidate, you must obtain a degree in finance or a numerate function and have approximately 1-2 years Qualified ACA/CFA (level II/III). Strong Excel SQL, VBA and Bloomberg is essential. It is strongly preferred that you have operations or accounting experience within financial services or a background from a 'Big 4' Accountancy firm/ Investment Bank. It is vital that you have great confidence in dealing with multiple senior stakeholders by across all levels of the business.

"Mason Blake acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Mason Blake is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religious belief or age."