Head of Quantitative Investments

Front Office Senior Ireland

  • / Salary: Competitve
  •  Contract Type: Permanent
  •  Location: Dublin

An international Management Company with operations in Dublin is looking to hire a Head of Quantitative Investments to drive the construction and management of a range of global quantitative portfolios, building and leading a team over time. This role will report directly to the Head of Strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify, build and manage a range of Quantitative Strategies with significant AUM
  • Apply quantitative and machine learning techniques to develop solutions including smart beta and specific factor strategies for inclusion in our existing range of funds
  • Work closely with the broader investment team and other key stakeholders in identifying new strategies to implement
  • Ensure sharing of knowledge and techniques with other members of the investment team
  • Proprietary research on quantitative approaches to investing
  • Build and manage a team over time

Core Competencies:

  • Minimum 15+ years experience as a Quantitative Equity Portfolio Manager or similar role
  • Experience in portfolio construction and risk management techniques
  • Ability to demonstrate a successful track record
  • Experience of working in a rigorous investment process
  • Team player with the ability to collaborate with all members of the investment team and organization
  • Experience in leading, mentoring, and coaching a team
Andrew Murphy

Andrew Murphy

Starting his recruitment career in 2014, Andrew has experience specialising in accounting, finance and risk at all levels across financial services.