Quantitative Analyst Ii | FirstRand

About us, purpose, experience and qualifications

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purpose

The Quantitative Analyst II is required to develop quantitative analytics products and models within a specified framework, and with minimal guidance, to translate business requirements into tangible, creative solutions. To optimise processes, recommend enhancements and inform strategic decisions through statistical modelling and data analysis that address business problems or opportunities. To provide analytical support and interpret insights to address business opportunities and problems. Delivers within broad parameters and with limited supervision. May have people management responsibilities.

experience and qualifications

Minimum Qualification – Bachelors Degree with Honours in Computer Science / Econometrics / Actuarial Science / Mathematics Degree Preferred Qualification – Bachelors Degree with Honours in Computer Science / Econometrics / Actuarial Science / Mathematics Degree Experience – Three to five years as a Quantitative Analyst in financial services industry with at least three years people management experience

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responsibilities

· Takes accountability for report elements on some aspects of business financial performance · Manages people performance in the area of responsibility · Participates in planned activities that are appropriate for own and employee development · Promotes teamwork amongst peers and team members · Creates and generates reports · Ensures continuous process improvement to enable effective operational processes · Designs and develops accurate analytical solutions · Ensures compliance in area of responsibility · Builds and manages relationships · Ensures customer excellence through interaction with internal and external customers throughout all business activities