• CIMD, GSAM, Global Fixed Income Trader, Analyst, New York

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-53487
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    General, Investment Management
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Consumer and Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    Fixed Income & Currencies
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OUR IMPACT

    Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)

    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

     

    GSAM

    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world’s leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies.  We help our clients navigate today’s dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world’s leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family office.

     

    The GSAM Fixed Income team manages over $500 billion for institutions, high net worth individuals and mutual fund investors. Our global investment process is coordinated across geographic regions with representation in New York, London, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney and China. Diversity is at the core of our ability to serve our clients and we make an unusual effort to identify and recruit the best person for every job.

     

    The Government/Swap team is a portfolio management and trading team within GSAM Fixed Income with responsibility for executing developed market interest rate derivatives, government bond and futures trades across GSAM portfolios as well as identifying and implementing relative value strategies using these products. The team currently has a presence in London, New York and Singapore and is looking to hire in New York at a junior level. 

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    Key Responsibilities:

     

    Cash management, duration hedging, portfolio rebalancing and associated tasks on a daily basis

    Data and portfolio integrity management

    Portfolio construction, execution and management of trades for developed market interest rate strategies 

    Provision of market colour and dynamics to the global team

    Driving innovation through process enhancements

    Development and management of market counterparty relationships

     

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

    Preferred qualifications/experience

    • Strong academic track record
    • Relevant investment management or sell-side experience desirable

     

     

    Desired attributes

    • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
    • Highly motivated with drive, determination and enthusiasm to excel in a trading role
    • Attention to detail
    • Demonstrable interest in financial markets
    • Time management and organisational skills
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    • Passion for excellence, integrity and collaboration
    • Ability to build relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, including the Global Fixed Income Portfolio Management Team
    • Familiarity with interest rate derivative products and pricing is an advantage but not essential

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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