About the Position
We are looking for an experienced Portfolio Finance Specialist to support Jane Street's trading activities with securities finance expertise.
This is an entrepreneurial role with many touch points across the firm, and we expect the candidate to work seamlessly across our front and back offices.
As our firm continues to grow, you’ll assist with long-term strategic development and help with immediate trading decisions.
Additional responsibilities of the role will include :
Learning and understanding the firm's financing infrastructure
Helping to diversify and optimise Jane Street's borrowing resources through the development of strategic efforts and leveraging of street-side relationships
Helping to build efficiency in securities lending and financing processes across the firm
Liaising with the trading desks to assist with trades and trade ideas
Working with the broader team to ensure our partnerships with prime brokers and other financing counterparties are optimised in terms of efficiency and bottom-line returns
Collaborating with Infrastructure and Tech teams to help develop infrastructure to support the team
Keeping the Treasury and Finance teams abreast of any changes in the market or regulatory landscape that require action
6+ years of related finance experience at a sell-side or buy-side firm
Ability to develop relationships with clearing, execution, and financing partners
Motivated self-starter who can help build a platform capable of supporting our growth
Strong analytical skills with the ability to learn and understand new trading strategies
Reliable and flexible team player with a positive attitude
Curious about the operations of the firm and how your role fits into the bigger picture
Strategic thinker with an entrepreneurial spirit
Can improvise quick solutions under time pressure
Python, SQL, or other programming skills a plus
Fluency in English required