AllianceBernstein

  • Global Analytics Associate

    Location : Location US-TN-Nashville
    ID
    2019-6073
    Category
    Operations & Technology
    Position Type
    Full-Time
  • Company Overview

    AB is a leading global investment-management and research firm with more than $500 billion in assets under management and a presence in 22 countries, with more than 3,400 employees worldwide. We serve clients ranging from institutions to individuals and private clients, and we offer independent research, portfolio strategy and brokerage-related services tailored to our clients’ unique needs. With forward-looking perspective and expertise in equities, fixed-income, alternatives and multi-asset strategies, more than 500 investment professionals collaborate to share ideas and make connections across disciplines, geographies, asset classes and sectors. These collective insights drive innovation and better solutions, helping us keep our clients AHEAD OF TOMORROW.

     

    Department Description:
    Global Analytics (GA) and Performance department is AB’s strategic provider of standardized and consistent portfolio analytics across all products in support of portfolio management, client servicing and marketing. GA & Performance department produces analytics reports in post investment portfolio analytics including account performance, GIPS composite performance, performance attribution, risk analysis, benchmark data, and other analytical studies for institutional, retail, and private client investors. Department covers various services in equity, fixed income, multi-asset, and alternative investments. As an asset management firm that applies fundamental and quantitative research to the investment process, our value-added scalable analytics solutions can help develop and sustain a global competitive advantage.

     

    GA & Performance department includes 4 major function:

    • Account and GIPS composite performance
    • Performance attribution and analytics
    • Investment risk analytics
    • Benchmark service

    AllianceBernstein is an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate based race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or citizenship status.

    Responsibilities

    We are seeking motivated college graduates to join the Global Analytics and Performance department. New hire will be trained to perform following functions:

    • Support reporting production cycle:
      • Monitor SLA and ensure timely delivery of standard and ad-hoc analytics reports
      • Review/QC accounts and sign off reports
      •  Investigate and resolve issues as they arise
           
    • Client Serving and improve support
      • Support investment, marketing and sales teams by conducting pertinent research to answer inquires and providing interpretation and insights of finding
      • Keep in close communication with users, get feedback on users’ analytical needs and requirements, work with IT on further development of products if necessary
      • Project management – work with GA and IT teams to design the appropriate framework & infrastructure, and to participate in UAT

    What makes this role unique or interesting?

    • This is a challenging position allowing an individual to learn advanced business and technical skills related to the financial industry.
    • Being part of GA & performance teams, the candidate has an opportunity to get exposure to a variety of AB products, and many instruments.
    • This role is on a widely diversified and knowledgeable team that works well together and takes pride in quality of its people and work.

    Qualifications

    We are seeking motivated college graduates from one of the following majors:

    • Finance
    • Economics
    • Accounting
    • Statistics/Mathematics/Physics
    • Computer Sciences degree with data analysis/data science concentration

    The ideal candidate should have the following:

    • Strong motivation to learn
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong attention to details
    • Experience with Excel and proficiency in using SQL and knowledge of relational databases are a plus
    • It’s an advantage to have completed one or more of the following college level courses: Investments, econometrics, microeconomy/macroeconomy, statistics.
    • Internship or part time experience in financial industry is a plus

    A copy of college transcript is required with application.

    Location: Nashville, TN, US

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