CIMD, GSAM, Fixed Income Risk Economics, Analyst/Associate, Bengaluru

Location(s) IN-Bengaluru
Job ID
2020-60631
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
General
Region
India
Division
Consumer and Investment Management Division
Business Unit
Fixed Income & Currencies
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. The firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Bangalore, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.

 

Divisional Overview

Investment Management Division (IMD) provides investment management services and offers investment products across all major asset classes to a diverse set of institutional and individual clients. IMD also offers wealth advisory services, including portfolio management and financial counseling, and brokerage and other transaction services to high-net-worth individuals and families

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) delivers innovative investment solutions through a global, multi-product platform that offers clients the advantages that come with working with a large firm, while maintaining the benefits of a boutique. Critical to the success of GSAM is our ability to leverage a global team of talented professionals to define solutions and lead change across the operational infrastructure.

 

GSAM Fixed Income

GSAM is a global leader among Fixed Income managers and have been managing Fixed Income assets for more than 20 years. Our investment philosophy and process are built around one core concept: empower experts in each sector of the market to deliver value. Our model is formulated on the belief that sector specialist teams have a vested interest in success. Each team operates independently, identifying the best trade ideas and implementing them directly into client portfolios. Portfolios are driven by diverse sources of alpha, including both top down and bottom up analysis. Risk management is integral to our process.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Role overview:

The GSAM Fixed Income Risk Economics Team (FIRE) is seeking data specialists to work with FI trading desks, portfolio managers, business strategists and risk professionals to oversee and improve the quality and timeliness of the economic risk measures used in our trading systems and propriety Global Risk Model. This new role provides an opportunity for professionals to work with global Fixed Income and Federation teams to design and build infrastructure and processes with immediate business and risk impact. The FIRE team is part of the GSAM Fixed Income Global Risk Management and Portfolio Construction team (CARMa).

 

Job Responsibilities 

  • Network and build relationships across Fixed Income investment teams
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of fixed income financial instruments
  • Improve the integrity and timeliness of inquiry responses
  • Be comfortable and empowered to make real-time decisions with regards to data quality
  • Provide and create more effective/efficient processes to safe guard the quality of data feeding our Global Risk Model
  • Manage vendor relationships
  • Collaborate with Technology

 Basic Qualifications

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong “number sense” and ability rationalize numerical relationships
  • Focused on building flexible, durable, and well-designed solutions
  • Proficient at Microsoft Excel
  • Professional, dynamic & flexible personality
  • A healthy balance of curiosity, humility and assertiveness

 Preffered Skills

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and meet multiple deadlines
  • Team player
  • Enthusiasm for Fixed Income products and markets

 

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

CONSUMER AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DIVISION (CIMD)
The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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