Your new company
A leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services.
The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
Team Profile : The company's Valuation Control provide an independent valuation assessment across the entire spectrum of financial instruments, ranging from vanilla products to the most complex structured and derivative transactions.
This process involves the certification of models and their valuation methodologies, testing for adherence to such methodologies, evaluating internal valuation marks against external benchmarks, identification and resolution of valuation discrepancies, and communicating a valuation assessment to senior trading and Finance management.
The team is also involved in the continuous enhancements of the valuation control infrastructure with a view towards global and cross-product standardization.
Your new role
Undertake quarterly independent valuations of a global portfolio of financial assets (esp. private equity investments) using external data sources and internal models
Present to and communicate with Business Units regularly to convey valuation results and discuss marking methodologies
Review valuation models and assumptions
Address the questions from internal and external auditors
Enhance and streamline existing working processes
Understand global financial markets, follow market movements and comprehend the impact on the portfolio and firm
What you'll need to succeed
Completed degree in Economics, Finance or Business related discipline
Good understanding of financial markets and products
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
Strong analytical, quantitative skills and solid knowledge of Excel
What you'll get in return
The chance to work in the Finance department of one of the world's top tier Financial Institutions and gain first-hand insight into our business
Work with and obtain in-depth knowledge of a wide range of financial products from plain vanilla products to the most exotic structured derivatives
Engagement with the other offices globally, including New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo
A competitive salary and benefits package, and eligibility for annual bonus
Open minded and welcoming environment, where your ideas are taken seriously
Continued professional development based on your career interests