Equity Analytics Production Associate

Manila, Manila, ph
Posted: June 7th, 2019


Position Overview

This is an Associate position with the Equity Analytics Production team with initial responsibilities being the execution of the day-to-day tasks as they relate to the calculation and dissemination of the content of MSCI Equity Risk Models. In this role, the candidate will work closely with other team members and business units globally to produce and deliver high quality value-added risk content, together with other financial data, to our customers. Data and content are strategic assets and competitive advantage of MSCI Inc. Understanding clients' needs and uses of data and analytical tools in their investment processes is essential. This role is best suited for a results-driven, self-starter with a strong work ethic.

 
Scope of Responsibility

· Be an integral link to the overall success of MSCI products

· Handle operations by conducting monitoring and QA for the daily production of MSCI Equity Risk Models

· Provide our clients with the financial market content they use for equity factor investing and managing risk

· Work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment with emphasis on quality and accuracy

· Assist our Sales and Client Relations Group in resolving client inquiries related to our content

· Work closely with our global data update teams and global data vendors

 
Specific Knowledge/Skills

· Demonstrated strong interest in the capital markets, data and risk management

· Good understanding of markets, finance, financial statements and corporate events

· Interest and experience in process operations, process management and quality assurance

· Ability to communicate and work effectively in a result oriented, team-driven organization

· Ability to work on flexible and extended hours

· Commitment to improving the business and customer experience

· Capability to work independently and under pressure

· Strong excel skills and understanding or knowledge of Matlab, R, Python, SQL or SAS a plus

 
Desired Experience

· 4+ years relevant work experience

 
Desired Qualifications

· Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Economics, Statistics or other quantitative fields

· Pursuing the CFA/FRM designations an advantage

 

Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.