Head of Quantitative Analytics

  • Location
    London
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Posted
  • Start Date
    ASAP
  • Industry
    Banking (In-house)
  • Salary
    Up to £130000 per annum + Plus Bonus + Benefits
  • Expiry Date
    2023-02-01

Head of Quantitative Analytics | London | Up to £130,000 Plus Bons and Benefits

Taylor Root have partnered with a leading financial services organisation in search for a Head of Quantitative Analytics.

The successful candidate will have over 12 years’ experience in a similar role.

Some of the duties include:

  • Design and calibration of quantitative risk models
  • Methodology documentation and presentations to governance forums
  • Liaison with key stakeholders including Group Risk, Bank of England, ESMA, auditors
  • Definition of margin algorithms and clear business requirement for IT teams
  • Developing and implementing quantitative solutions and analytical tools
  • Prototyping and testing (UAT) The successful candidate will have the following experience:
  • Quantitative degree and MSc, or equivalent qualifications.
  • 12+ years of experience in the Finance industry, including Quantitative Risk analytics
  • Good knowledge of products and markets across the securities universe
  • Understanding the role of clearing and familiarity with applicable regulations
  • Strong programming skills (Java, R, Python)
  • Sound conceptual / technical knowledge of modern IT infrastructure stack
  • Autonomy, problem solving skills
  • Effective communication skills (written and oral).
  • Ability to work with team delivery environment..

Please do reach out to me directly to find out more: mariademetri@taylorroot.com


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