Senior Researcher in Finance - Private Assets

Recruiter
EDHECinfra
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
According to qualification and experience
Posted
15 Nov 2022
Closes
15 Dec 2022
Ref
15388508
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Senior Researcher In Finance - Private Debt & Credit Risk

About us:

EDHEC is looking for a senior researcher in finance to join a team working on private investments and develop and present new research valorising unique and important financial and non-financial data on unlisted infrastructure and other private assets that EDHEC has collected and created during the past 5 years.

Objectives

Creating original research papers and use cases that are relevant to investors and regulators on the topics of private infrastructure debt and private credit in general including infrastructure and private equity, focusing on valuation, risk and portfolio topics.
Producing regular (monthly) short research notes and position papers on policy- and investment-relevant topics in relation with private debt and infrastructure debt investment
Contributing to responses to regulatory consultations by prudential and economic regulators on private investment topics including illiquid asset valuation, investments by private funds and ESG reporting.

Requirements

Strong command of theoretical finance concepts and methods including applications to credit risk, risk and asset management, asset valuation, etc.
Strong knowledge of investment practices (risk management, liability-driven investment) of pension plans and insurers and experience in the asset management industry
Proven track record of high-quality written work including published articles in the professional and mainstream press
Excellent oral presentation skills and a taste for pedagogy and educating market participants
Advanced degree in finance (PhD not essential but can be an asset)
Strong coding skills (R, Python) and quantitative skills

A work permit is necessary.

Attractive salary and bonus, healthcare and pension plan coverage.

The salary will be determined according to EDHEC's pay scale, the candidate's qualifications and experience.

To apply for this offer, please send a CV and a cover letter.

To know more about EDHECinfra: https://edhec.infrastructure.institute/mission