Sr. Interest Rate Research Strategist

Permanent contract|New York|Corporate & Investment banking

Sr. Interest Rate Research Strategist

New York, United States Permanent contract Corporate & Investment banking

Responsibilities

DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

The SG research department is part of the Global Markets division with SGCIB. It is comprised of 200 analysts worldwide, split evenly between sector research (equity and credit analysts) and macro research (economists and strategists). Economic research serves as the backbone for all strategy and asset allocation calls at SG. As such, the economists work closely together with strategists and enjoy great visibility within the bank.

Societe Generale is currently expanding its US presence in many areas and is deepening its research capabilities in order to support new client activity.

MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES

Day to day responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Commentary and analysis on Cash and Fixed Income Derivatives
  • Generation of trade ideas
  • Contributions to daily and weekly publications
  • Collaboration with other strategist and economists on thematic reports
  • From time to time, will be asked to run morning meetings and participate in weekly trading/sales meetings
  • Client and some media interaction will also be expected

Profile required

COMPETENCIES

Required:

  • Strong familiarity with US cash and derivatives markets (Swaps, interest rate options)
  • Strong communications skills (both oral and written)
  • Research publishing experience
  • Strong quantitative skills
  • Strong intellectual ability
  • Must be a team player

Why join us

PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE

Required:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in the financial markets

Desired:

  • Series 7 & 63 licenses
  • Experience with quantitative tools to evaluate relative value in fixed income instruments
  • Buy-side and/or trading experience a plus
  • EDUCATION

  • Required:

  • Master’s degree in economics or finance or sciences

Business insight

Within Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking, the Global Markets Division brings together the Research, Investment and Risk Management Solutions, Execution, Prime Services, Equities, Fixed Income, Futures and Currencies & Commodities structuring capabilities with the objective of providing investors with one integrated multi-asset market solutions team.  The Global Markets platform committed to long-term client relationships through value added services and smart solutions. The business uses an advisory and innovation mindset, focused on client needs, with the world leading financial markets engineering team.  Global Markets is a leading player in derivatives, unrivaled equity derivatives expertise and #1 in listed derivatives, cross-asset and economic research.  Our prime services' offering is a unique combination of execution, clearing, custody and financing services.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000XD0
Entity: SG Americas Securities
Starting date: 2022/01/05
Publication date: 2021/11/08
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