AVP, Operations (Index Analyst)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SGX
  • 13 Sep 18 2018-09-13

SGX is seeking an Index Operations Analyst who is part of a global team that develop, manage and distribute indices for SGX’s client base. Work with respective stakeholders to ensure flawless execution and best practice. Participate in design, test, and implementation of index solutions across our technology platforms to address new client requests, and to enhance operational efficiency.

Key Responsibilities

  • Daily management of futures-based and cash equity indices across several different strategies and themes, including the implementation of corporate and index actions
  • Automation and process improvement of general index operations tasks
  • Development of models for daily verification of index values
  • Assist in back-testing of new index concepts across futures and equities in collaboration with business
  • Identification of procedural risks and implement steps to mitigate risks
  • Preparation of notices for vendors, members and clients for any upcoming index changes

 

Job Requirements

  • 4+ years of work experience in middle or back-office functions in asset management or banking
  • Strong knowledge with vendor terminals and data feeds such as Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters
  • Strong Programming skills: VBA or Python
  • Analytical mindset with a good understanding quantitative algorithms
  • Degree in mathematics/finance or related discipline
  • Self-motivated and goal-oriented
  • Can-do spirit
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts
  • Analytical mindset with strong problem solving abilities
  • Strong inter-personal and effective relationship management skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel.