Pricing Analyst / Specialist

Responsibilities

  • Valuation of Fixed Income and other financial instruments by undertaking thorough quantitative & qualitative research (Credit, Market & Financial Mathematics aspects) on Malaysian Fixed Income Instruments for the assigned portfolio in accordance with a preset valuation methodology
  • Address client queries for the assigned portfolio
  • Build market network with major Lead Arrangers, Traders, Dealers, Asset Managers and Regulators
  • Undertake ad-hoc advisory work and provide written commentaries in relation to Malaysian Fixed Income Instruments for in-house as well as external publications
  • Contribute to and participate in the development of new products and services via inter-department collaborations

Requirements

  • Sound understanding of fixed income instruments, preferably with 1-2 years of related experience
  • Graduate in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or related fields
  • Proficient English. Strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Confident, articulate and professional speaking abilities
  • A good team player with an aptitude for initiatives, willingness to learn and to take up challenges
  • Demonstrate strong attention to detail, flexibility and quick-thinking abilities while working under pressure and within tight deadlines
  • Understanding of financial concepts and theories as well as financial mathematics
  • Analytical mindset with commercial awareness of the development in the fixed income markets and general economic conditions

Additional Skills

  • Credit Analysis knowledge would be a definite advantage
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel applications will be an added advantage
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) holders will have an added advantage, where graduate degree is not in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or related fields
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Relationship Manager

Responsibilities

  • Strategizing and executing marketing, sales and client support plans for the client portfolio
  • Participating in project teams for fixed income data system design, research and strategic business development
  • Assisting in client briefings, entertainment and media events
  • Working with bond market participants, agencies and regulators

Requirements

  • Fresh graduates in Business Administration, Marketing and/or Finance are encouraged to apply. 1-2 years experience in Treasury/Fund Management/Banking would be an advantage
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills. Command of written and spoken English is a prerequisite
  • Analytical and focused mind set able to grasp the complexities of the financial markets
  • Excels when working in small and enthusiastic teams wanting to achieve big things
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Financial Engineer

Responsibilities

  • Develop, enhance and support current products such as the bond valuation system, bond indices and risk engines
  • Conduct analyses to verify and optimize product innovations and models
  • Research write-ups and produce financial topics for presentations, journals and financial/business publications
  • Manage projects from conceptualisation to completion stage

Requirements

  • A reputable university degree in a quantitative discipline
  • Familiarity with securities markets, fixed income product valuations, indices, credit and market risks concepts
  • Competent at programming with Excel-VBA, Visual Basic 6.0 and ASP.NET C#
  • Basic understanding of database structures and use of SQL and PL/SQL
  • Commendable proficiency for report writing and project documentations

Additional Skills

  • Driven and willing to take up challenges
  • Analytical mindset, detail-oriented, and thorough
  • Resourceful and able to use own initiatives to solve problems
  • Proficient English. Good written and communication skills
  • Passion for working with numbers and programming languages
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Data & Content Management Executive

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Data Collection
    - Monitor and verify data from external sources.
    - Ensure accuracy and completeness of data.
    - Determine data needed and appropriate data sources for new projects.
  • Data Management
    - Ensure data system is operational.
    - Troubleshoot data error issues.
    - Develop and implement new data collection process and system designs.
    - Use SQL to access database and view/extract/manage data.
  • Data Reporting and Analysis
    - Generate and verify routine reports on a timely basis.
    - Evaluate existing systems to enhance operations.
    - Develop ad-hoc reports as necessary.
    - Work closely with IT department to design, troubleshoot and improve processes.

Requirements

  • Candidate must possess at least a degree qualification in Data Analytics, Finance, Statistics or other related field.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Able to communicate in English and Bahasa Malaysia.
  • Proficiency in SQL, MS Excel, data collection, data reporting and analysis.
  • Knowledge of bond fundamentals, database management and data modelling will be a value added.
  • Able to work independently, take initiative to solve problems and learn new skills, and communicate well with others.
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Database Developer

Responsibilities

  • Maintain, and monitor database to ensure the database's performance, integrity, and security
  • Assist with schema design, code review, SQL query tuning
  • Develop stored procedures, functions, packages, triggers and views
  • Proactively and regularly make recommendations for system improvements
  • Providing support, guidance and collaborating with Application Developers to implement database design, and review developer’s work to ensure correct implementation
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to effectively plan and execute overall project tasks
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting

Requirements

  • At least Bachelor Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology
  • Minimum 1 year working experience as database developer
  • Basic understanding of database structures and use of SQL and PL/SQL
  • Knowledge and experience in using Oracle Data Guard and Oracle Database Appliance
  • Knowledge of database backup and recovery process
  • Excellent problem-solving and analysis skills includes troubleshooting with solid communication skills
  • Ensure clarity on priorities and goals for the entire functional area
  • Able to work across with peers to ensure collaboration for shared goals
  • Able to work independently with self-initiative and able to work under stress
  • Able to contribute ideas for new products and improvement

Additional Skills

  • Familiarity with .NET C#, PHP, JavaScript, AJAX, JQuery, Java, MYSQL will be an added advantage
  • Knowledge in financial and bond market will be an added advantage
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