Head of Quantitative Trading Division- Asset Management Firm- New York
Selby Jennings - New York, NY

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Head of Quantitative Trading Division- Asset Management Firm- New York

Salary $500’000 base + %business profit + discretionary bonus. Target total $7 figure salary.
?@A global asset management firm seeks a head of quantitative trading division. The current group head is moving to a board level position and will take a much less active role in the business.

As a result, the opportunity exists for an experienced leader in the quantitative investment space to join and lead an established and highly profitable quantitative trading business. The position will report directly to the CIO and will manage a group of 50 across trading, research and technology.

Experience managing a team of researchers/ developers and technologists ideally from a well established hedge fund or asset management firm is essential. Candidates without buy side experience are not being considered given the specialist nature of the role.

    • 10 years + experience in the quantitative investment space as a team lead in either research, implementation or
    • In-depth knowledge of Quantitative Infrastructure development and Trading cycle from idea generation to implementation
    • PhD in a quantitative discipline
As the head of Quantitative Trading you will be responsible for leading a team of researchers, traders and technologists to continue improvements and growth of the trading platform. You have responsibility for managing a team managing over $2bn and will be accountable to the CIO.

Please contact apply.a33hoixgqu@selbyjennings.aptrack.co.uk for a confidential discussion.

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