Enterprise Data, Euro ABS Specialist - BVAL Securitized Products Evaluation

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Posted Feb 28, 2018 - Requisition No. 65548

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What’s the Role?

Bloomberg is seeking a highly motivated person to join the BVAL Securitized Products Evaluation team as a European MBS or CMBS specialist. This team is responsible for designing and supporting bond valuation models in the European mortgage- and asset-backed securities markets using Bloomberg's in-house analytics and database. This team consists of capital markets professionals with extensive and varied experience in Structured Products, including traders, portfolio managers, structurers and sales people.

The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of European mortgage and ABS securities, excellent Excel skills, including the ability to create financial models, perform statistical analysis and work with large data sets. Strong communication skills are vital for this role as you will be working with colleagues from a variety of backgrounds, including other senior pricing analysts, product managers, R&D/quants and business managers. You will also, at times, assist the sales team in presenting the BVAL service to our clients - global banks, hedge funds, and asset managers. As you grow into the role, your feedback will be critical to ensure projects are on track, serving the needs of clients, and progressing to be the industry leader in the European MBS evaluated pricing sector.

This is an exciting opportunity for individuals with experience and understanding of mortgage- and asset-backed securities.

You’ll need to have:

  • Preference will be given to previous experience in valuing European MBS/ ABS as a front-office trader, structurer, Product Control, or other evaluated pricing service
  • Bachelor’s degree is a must
  • Superior Excel analytical skills
  • Strong understanding of mortgage bond math, including amortization, prepayments and defaults
  • Solid experience on the Bloomberg Professional terminal
  • Ability to multi-task and work with multiple constituent groups across reporting lines
  • Excellent communication skills

If this sounds like you:

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