Fixed Income Analyst
June 7, 2011 3:51 PM


The newly created Portfolio Risk and Strategies Group within an established Fixed Income Boutique in northern New Jersey.

Position Description:

This is a new position in a newly established group. The Associate will assist in building an analytical infrastructure and implementing the to-be-developed portfolio risk analysis and management framework. He / she will work closely with portfolio managers in the identification of the risks inherent in portfolios as well as in the development of "alpha" generation strategies on a risk-adjusted basis.


(a) A strong quantitative background; a degree in a quantitative field is not required provided that quantitative skills are solid and demonstrable.

(b) 1-5 years experience working in Fixed Income.

(c) Generalist knowledge of the range of bond classes (e.g., Treasuries, Agencies, Corporates, Convertibles, Mortgage-backed, Asset-backed, Structured products, Investment Grade, High-Yield).

(d) Familiarity with portfolio risk measurement and management techniques preferred.

(e) Ability to work independently as well as within a team; strong communication skills essential.

(f) Bachelor's degree.

Please forward a cover letter (in the body of your email) referencing this posting with a resume to

payscale: Low six figures depending on experience.
job type: full-time
posted by cool breeze to Accounting/Finance

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