Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group Analyst – Investment Analytics Full Time in Vancouver, BC

Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Analyst – Investment Analytics
Vancouver, BC

Undergraduate degree in business, computer science, mathematics, statistics or comparable experience. Performance calculations, attribution analysis, and…

Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group provides investment management services to individuals, advisors, pension plans, institutional investors and foundations. As a multi-boutique asset management firm, Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group is uniquely focused on creating the conditions for success for its clients, partners and employees. The firm has offices in Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Regina, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, New York and London, England and through its affiliated investment managers is responsible for the investment of approximately $70 billion in financial assets.

We are looking for an Analyst to join our Vancouver-based Investment Analytics team. If you have an analytical mind, a knack for details, enjoy finding ways to continuously improve processes, thrive in a deadline-driven environment, and want to continue to develop your career in the investment industry, then this might be the next great stop on your career path!

Job Description

  • Performance calculations, attribution analysis, and portfolio risk reporting across multiple asset classes
  • Perform market and competitor research in support of sales and marketing
  • Complete discovery, define and document objectives, and develops solutions that align with the unique needs of Affiliates
  • Take responsibility for issues at first point of contact and engages with team members to effectively resolve issues
  • Research, propose, and maintain performance measurement and attribution methodologies for existing and new products
  • Develop and manage relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Provide analytical problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Implement and monitor processes and procedures to ensure proper internal controls Support team leads in output review
  • Understand new products and ensure proper reports are in place
  • Coach and support junior staff including providing oversight, training, and development
  • Other duties/responsibilities and projects as assigned.

Candidate Profile

  • At least 4 to 8 years of experience in the investment industry with at least 3 years direct experience with investment analytics, GIPS, and performance measurement
  • Advanced knowledge of performance measurement, attribution and standards
  • Experience with various investment products including Global Equity, Fixed Income and Hedge Funds
  • Good understanding of investment strategies and mandates
  • Experience in supporting a financial product sales team
  • Undergraduate degree in business, computer science, mathematics, statistics or comparable experience
  • Completion or significant progress towards the completion of a CFA or FRM professional designation, equivalent education and experience would be considered
  • Intermediate to Advanced MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) with experience working with large datasets.
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new systems and software
  • Superior analytical skills with a ability to identify key problems and communicate them efficiently
  • Proven ability to work in a demanding environment with strict deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to operate in a team environment

The Investment Analytics Team is always interested in adding high performing team members to its staff. If you would like to be considered for this exciting and impactful career opportunity, email your resume and cover letter and reference, ” Analyst – Investment Analytics ,” in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • Related: 4 years

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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