Research Strategist

Research Strategist

Job title: Research Strategist

Company: Société Générale

Job description: Responsibilities

For our new Research Team in Casablanca, we are looking for:

A Credit Strategist:
Your main mission will be to support the two senior European credit strategists, currently ranked 2 and 3 in Europe in the institutional investor survey. You must be hard-working, structured, enthusiastic and careful. From a quantitative and programming role, you will be able to evolve towards a strategy role, designing relative value trade ideas and marketing these ideas.

An Equity Strategist:
You will be a member of the Global Equity Strategy team that comprises 7 strategists, based in Paris, London, Hong Kong and Bangalore. The team provides clients as well as SG Global Markets stakeholders with investment research and advice on European, US and Asian equity markets. You will develop and industrialize valuation and market tracking models, enhance the digital offering of the team and ramp up the technical interactions with the Engineering and Index teams.

An Asset Allocation Strategist:
You will provide and advertise Asset Allocation Strategy research, help senior strategists in building slidepacks and models and prepare meetings. You will also write reports on various themes including on ESG and climate change.

All in all, as a research strategist, your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Participate in developing original research products and help the teams maintain their top ranking;
  • Produce and maintain models;
  • Design and maintain databases;
  • Update marketing presentations;
  • Provide bespoke research for clients and strengthen the team’s follow-up capacities;
  • Coordination with various Research teams (Commodities, Fixed Income, Equity Research teams, economists…);
  • Present ideas to sales desks.

Profile required

  • Management/engineering school, university master’s degree or equivalent in financial engineering;
  • Good knowledge of the sector / accounting and financial techniques / Valuation Models;
  • Proficient in Excel / PowerPoint;
  • Knowledge on Bloomberg / Datastream;
  • Experience in Research;
  • Excellent organizational skills;
  • Ability to produce innovative ideas as part of the research framework;
  • Rigorous and curious;
  • Strong communicator: high fluency in both French and English;
  • Adaptability and Flexibility.

Business insight

Société Générale Africa Technologies and Services (SG ATS) is a subsidiary of Société Générale Group that was created in 2014 with a purpose of providing flexible and efficient solutions to the bank’s trading rooms in Europe (mainly in Paris and London). The overarching aim is to help them grow and meet the increasingly stringent requirements imposed by the various international banking legislations.

Building on its success thus far, SG ATS aims to become a multi-service center that provides high value-added services to the Group’s different business lines (mainly in Europe, but also in the United States and Asia). These concern Markets activities, but also Risk, Finance, and Compliance among other central functions.

Awarded “Best Place to Work in Morocco – 2019”, SG ATS is a young dynamic structure that places human capital at the center of its development and surrounds itself with talented people who actively participate in the success of the company while evolving in an international environment that favors the development of distinctive skills.

The Research team gathers around 200 analysts, strategists and economists combining their expertise into a cross-asset approach: analysis of the impact of major events on different asset classes, assessment of the links between asset classes, and strategic synthesis of this key information to provide an integrated view.
We benefit from a global coverage thanks to Société Générale local networks in Eastern Europe (Moscow, Bucharest, Warsaw and Prague), the strengthening of our presence in the US, and in Asia (Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo), together with our established UK and Western European base. « Les informations recueillies sur ce site font l’objet d’un traitement destiné à répondre aux besoins de recrutement de la société SG ATS. Ces données sont traitées par les services internes de la société. Conformément à la loi n° 09-08 promulguée par le Dahir 1-09-15 du 18 février 2009, relative à la protection des personnes physiques à l’égard du traitement des données à caractère personnel, vous bénéficiez d’un droit d’accès et de rectification aux informations qui vous concernent, que vous pouvez exercer en vous adressant à [email protected] pouvez également, pour des motifs légitimes, vous opposer à ce que les données qui vous concernent fassent l’objet d’un traitement. Ces données peuvent faire l’objet d’un transfert à l’étranger. Ces traitements ont été notifiés et autorisés par la CNDP sous les numéros A-RH-354/2016 et T-RH-129/2016. En postulant à cette annonce, vous confirmez avoir lu et vous acceptez la mention ci-dessus relative à la protection des données personnelles. »

Expected salary:

Location: Casablanca

Job date: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 02:44:03 GMT

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