Norges Bank Investment Management manages the Government Pension Fund Global. The fund is invested worldwide in equities, fixed income and real estate, totaling around NOK 8,000 billion kroner. Our mission is to safeguard and build wealth for Norway’s future generations. We are operating in a global, highly competitive and constantly evolving market. We are more than 500 people of more than 30 nationalities, with offices in Oslo, London, New York, Singapore and Shanghai.

Analyst – Risk Analytics

Norges Bank Investment Management is seeking a dedicated and results oriented professional for the position of Analyst in the Risk Analytics group. The group is part of the Risk area and is responsible for providing independent analyses of portfolio risks across the fund’s asset classes. To support its analysis activities, the group develops and maintains an extensive set of risk analysis tools and databases.

Your role will be focused on analysis related to systematic risk factors.

The position will be located in Oslo and will report to the Global Head of Risk Analytics. Some travel will be required.

Responsibilities:

  • Structuring large datasets of financial data for analysis purposes
  • Extend and maintain tools supporting the group’s systematic risk factor analysis activities
  • Contribute to research on risks related to systematic factor investing
  • Implementation and modelling contributions to ongoing risk analysis projects and tasks

 

Main Qualifications: The successful applicant will have the following background / skills

  • Strong academic  records from finance, mathematics, statistics or computer science
  • Strong data handling (e.g. SQL, mongodb) and programming skills (e.g. R, python, C#)
  • 0-3 years work experience from investment management, capital markets or IT
  • Proactive and self-driven work style and a good team player
  • Ambition to excel
  • High level of integrity

Norges Bank Investment Management can offer a rewarding, international working environment, and the position will be a unique opportunity to gain experience within the fast-growing area of quantitative finance.

Norges Bank Investment Management is committed to ensuring Equal Opportunities for all employees.

 

Contact details: Questions regarding the position may be directed to Preben Falkenberg, telephone +47 24 07 35 20 or Dag Huse, telephone +47 24 07 35 38. Please register an online application via the career portal on www.nbim.no .

 

Deadline for application is close of business  20 August 2017.

 

 

 

Region:

Oslo

Job type:

Permanent

Working hours:

Full-time

Working days:

Day

Application deadline:

20/08/2017

Location:

Oslo

Send application Contacts:

Preben Falkenberg

Mobile: +47 +47 24 07 35 38

Company homepage:

http://www.nbim.no