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Performance and Attribution Specialist

Daily Rate Competitive
Type Temporary / Interim
Job Reference T91/VHA/26167
Contact Vijay Hassani
Date posted 26-07-2017

Job title: Performance and Attribution Specialist

Location: London

Our client is a Europe-based, global fixed income specialist who is currently looking to hire a project performance and attribution analyst.

Key responsibilities:

•Merging of portfolios and benchmarks between existing and planned systems across, market values, returns, attribution effects.
•Requires a good understanding of fixed income instruments and their mechanisms.
•Testing of new outputs of new systems to ensure efficiency with the current output.
•Adopting tools for both internal and external systems to ensure they are appropriate for production
•Perform at the highest level of understanding on a set of funds to ensure attribution system returns match published returns for both the funds and their respective benchmark.
•Management of data sets to support analysis and testing.

Skills required:

•Exposure to an attribution system i.e. Barclays POINT or detailed system knowledge is welcome.
•Bloomberg, excel is essential.
•Fixed income industry knowledge and instrument coverage such as IRS, TRS, CDS, options and forwards.
•Experience in fund accounting, (SimCorp Dimension is welcome).
•Ability to remain calm and professional under pressure.
•Aptitude to adapt to change and eager towards continued learning.
•Excellent team working skills, whilst also maintaining good communication skills and intrapersonal skills.

If you feel that you have the skills required for this role please contact Vijay Hassani at

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