A global financial data provider is seeking a senior technical product specialist to join their team, responsible for the regional ownership of the pricing and analytics products offered to the financial services market in Asia.
These bespoke products offer tailored suite of solutions for valuations of securities (cross-asset) and derivatives portfolios, as well as advanced tools for managing risk, liquidity and measuring best execution.
Directly managing a small team, key responsibilities as the APAC Product Head would include :
Define product strategy and proactively identify market opportunities, by following the regional & global regulatory landscape to drive innovation
Leverage personal pricing expertise in engaging senior client stakeholders across the region, building credible relationships and promoting product viability
Partner with internal stakeholders at Group level to encourage increased collaboration in product offerings and increase commercial presence
Utilise awareness of the competitor environment to appropriately position the product in the market
Occasional travel across the APAC region to attend client site, industry events etc.
Key Skills & Experience Sought :
Strong academic background with Master’s or PhD in a quantitative discipline (e.g. Maths, Physics, Econometrics, Financial Engineering, Statistics etc.
relevant professional qualifications would be beneficial (e.g. FRM, CQF, CFA, ACA / CPA etc.)
Multiple years’ experience in a financial services environment (investment bank, data vendor or other NBFIs)
Subject matter expertise in pricing techniques gained in a relevant role : structuring, trading, IPV, quant analysis, market / model risk, consulting etc.
Demonstrable cross-asset exposure with significant expertise gained in fixed income
Commercially-oriented with the ability to develop credible client relationships up to C-Suite level
Chinese language skills useful but not mandatory
Interested candidates can forward their CVs in MS Word format to jonathan.templeman ethosbc.com quoting reference number JWT / ARNW-351302 / FB
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