VP - Head of Quantitative Investment Solutions, Asia

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 13 Dec 17 2017-12-13

VP - Head of Quantitative Investment Solutions, Asia


Environment

Global Banking & Investor Solutions is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Société Générale Group. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia, GBIS provides services in corporate and investment banking, asset management, private banking and securities around the world.
GBIS offers to its clients integrated and tailored solutions to respond to their specific needs.

The candidate will be part of the Financial Engineering team within Global Markets. Managing and leading the Asia QIS activity.

Mission

Responsibilities

  • Market the range of flagship indices to Asian Clients
  • Structure and Execute trades linked to bespoke or flagship indices with Asian Clients
  • Design quantitative investment strategies on Asian underlyings or relevant to Asian Clients
  • They will be able to rely on the Regional team for support
  • Liaise and negotiate with Trading to price and design suitable solutions
  • Work in collaboration with Sales, trading, Middle Office & Legal


Profile

Key Skill & Knowledge Required

  • Very good communication skills, English & Chinese
  • Good knowledge of Risk Premia strategies and academic research
  • Quantitative finance background
  • Ability to adapt quickly to challenging situations and find innovative solutions
  • Ability to pitch in Chinese
  • Coding in Python
  • Master in Financial Mathematics is a plus