Junior Front Office Quant

Recruiter
LMA
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An excellent opportunity has arisen junior quant who has strong programming skills within Python to join the front office team at a world leading Energy & Commodities business:

Some of the key responsibilities are outlined below although this is not an exhaustive list:

  • Develop and run demand forecast models
  • Perform back testing in order to improve forecast models
  • Improve existing hedging strategies for overall portfolio or sub-portfolios
  • Develop and run portfolio management reports
  • Develop automated methods for manual tasks and write efficient data management algorithms

It is essential that you have either PhD or a strong MSc within a mathematical / science related subject. You will need to be able to code with Python and also ideally have some C++ experience. This is an entry level role within a market leader that can offer excellent career progression opportunities, so they are also looking for someone who is interested in the Energy & Commodity sector.

In return they are offering a starting salary of £35,000 plus bonus and benefits and huge career progression opportunities within the front office.