Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and the Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX), FirstRand Limited is one of the largest financial institutions in Africa. FirstRand’s vision is to be the African financial services group of choice, create long-term franchise value, deliver superior and sustainable economic returns to its shareholders within accept...
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The Quantitative Analyst III is required to plan, build and implement innovative quantitative analytic methodologies, procedures, products and models within a broad framework/principles in order to enhance and inform strategic decisions in the relevant Product House. To provide analytical support and interpret insights to address business opportunities and problems. May lead a team of Quantitative Analysts and provide input in the development of quantitative frameworks and standards. Develops core analytical capabilities or model libraries, using advanced statistical, quantitative, or econometric techniques. Works independently while dealing with ambiguity.
Experience and Qualifications
Minimum Qualification - Bachelors Degree with Honours in Computer Science / Econometrics / Actuarial Science / Mathematics Degree
Preferred Qualification - Qualified Actuary or Masters Degree in Computer Science / Econometrics / Actuarial Science / Mathematics Degree
Experience - Five to eight years as a Quantitative Analyst in financial services industry with at least five years people management experience