IMD, GSAM, Global Fixed Income Trader (Government/Swap Team), Analyst, London
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT We're a team of trusted advisors who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we work with specialists and groups from around the firm to help high-net-worth individuals and institutions across various industries navigate changing markets and make smart investments. We value self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, but still provide the support and resources to ensure your success. The GSAM Fixed Income team manages over $500 billion for institutions, high net worth individuals and mutual fund investors. Our global investment process is coordinated across geographic regions with representation in New York, London, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney and China. Diversity is at the core of our ability to serve our clients and we make an unusual effort to identify and recruit the best person for every job. The Government/Swap team is a portfolio management and trading team within GSAM Fixed Income with responsibility for executing developed market interest rate derivatives, government bond and futures trades across GSAM portfolios as well as identifying and implementing relative value strategies using these products. The team currently has a presence in London, New York and Singapore and is looking to hire in London at a junior level. RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL Cash management, duration hedging, portfolio rebalancing and associated tasks on a daily basis Data and portfolio integrity management Portfolio construction, execution and management of trades for developed market interest rate strategies Provision of market colour and dynamics to the global team Driving innovation through process enhancements Development and management of market counterparty relationships SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Strong academic track record Relevant investment management or sell-side experience desirable PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Excellent analytical and quantitative skills Highly motivated with drive, determination and enthusiasm to excel in a trading role Attention to detail Demonstrable interest in financial markets Time management and organisational skills Strong communication and interpersonal skills Passion for excellence, integrity and collaboration Ability to build relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, including the Global Fixed Income Portfolio Management Team Familiarity with interest rate derivative products and pricing is an advantage but not essential ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world. © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.