| Trading Desk/Fixed Income Analyst|
New Century Advisors, LLC is a $2.7 billion institutional investment management firm located in Chevy Chase, Maryland. The firm provides a variety of investment services, focusing on traditional as well as real and absolute return fixed income strategies. We are seeking a driven individual that is excited to be part of a growing firm.
Position Summary: The analyst will work collaboratively with fixed income teams and independently to provide both trading assistance and quantitative/statistical analysis of portfolios and specific securities, and support the risk management processes. The individual will update/enhance existing proprietary models and will work with team members to develop new ones, research and back-test trade ideas, and perform scenario and attribution analysis. The analyst will assist in the execution and allocation of trades.
Update PM system daily for trades and cash
Update PM system with weekly reconciliations
Execute corporate actions
Support month-end PM compliance reporting
Month end pricing processes relating to pricing variance
Desk analyst related:
Corporate new issue monitoring and trading analysis
Maintain credit and mortgage pass-through chartbooks
Track performance and attribution
Develop the necessary knowledge to be able to execute bond trades across multiple asset classes and market types, including: corporates, MBS, FX, equities and futures.
Assist traders with sizing and duration hedging
Candidate must be well organized, be a sound business thinker, and be able to work independently as well as with other members of the team. Experience with risk analytics is a plus. The candidate must express an interest in markets, idea creation and trading.