The Role : Senior Analyst, US Equity Indices Product Management The Location : London The Grade: G11 (for internal use)
The Firm S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) is the world's leading resource for benchmarks and investable indices. Our solutions are widely considered indispensable in tracking market performance, evaluating portfolios, and developing investment strategies. At the end of 2020, S&P DJI estimates that USD 13.5 trillion was indexed or benchmarked to the S&P 500 alone.
The Role In this role you will support and promote our core index franchise which helps to drive the commercial success of our franchise. This includes some of the most iconic indices in the world including the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) as well as core, style (value & growth), sector & industry, and equal weight indices.
Support suite of U.S. Equity Indices via analysis and content creation used in thought leadership materials (blogs, white papers, video, and other media)
Gain familiarity with S&P DJI's U.S. Equity indices and quickly become a subject matter expert on index methodologies
Assist with new index launch process, ensuring smooth and timely launch of new indices
Participate, and ultimately present, in client meetings as a subject matter expert
Collaborate with a wide range of internal teams including research & design, marketing, the client experience team, governance, the index management and production group, and communications.
What we're looking for:
Undergraduate degree or equivalent in finance or related field
Strong analytical and quantitative skills
Fluency in English
Proven track record in product development and /or research
Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team
First class communication skills - verbal, written and presenting
Attention to detail
Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
Preferred Skills and Experience:
Masters degree or equivalent in related field
Progress towards earning the CFA charter
Knowledge of indexing, passive investing and understanding of S&P DJI core equity indices
Programming skills (Python, VBA, others)
Knowledge of financial packages such as FactSet, Capital IQ, Bloomberg, Barra, Axioma, etc.
Equal Opportunity Employer S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
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