United States : New Jersey : WhippanyRole Value Proposition:The Trading Analyst will work closely with our derivatives traders to provide market surveillance, pre-trade analysis, trade entry and position reporting. This position is a part of our Investments BA Analyst Program.Our Investments BA Analyst program is tailored to meet the business needs of each department and to develop the skills and investment acumen of each incoming class. Lean investment teams offer analysts the opportunity to make a meaningful impact while being trained by seasoned investment professionals. Analysts benefit from on-the-job training, online development tools and a culture that encourages continuing education. Upon completion of the three-year program, high performing analysts who have demonstrated leadership potential and fit within our companys culture may have the opportunity for longer-term employment.MetLife Investments is a premier insurance asset manager with breadth across various asset sectors and global markets, and strong asset-liability management capabilities. With a $450+ billion combined domestic and international general account portfolio and a multi-billion-dollar annual cash flow, Investments is an important contributor to MetLifes financial performance. The primary objective of Investments is to maximize MetLifes long-term economic value by investing in assets that support the companys liabilities and produce a consistent stream of operating earnings.Key Responsibilities:Pre-trade analysis and modelingPosition reporting and ad-hoc risk analysis and project workMonitoring risk, positions and P<rade entry into our risk systemsCompose weekly market commentaryEssential Business Experience and Technical Skills:Required:Self-starter with interest and ability to learn a variety of Derivative productsAbility to prioritize, be detail-oriented, embrace a steep learning curve, and to seek out responsibilityStrong quantitative skills and knowledge of Microsoft ExcelTo post for this position, you need the proper work authorization to work in the country where the position is located and not require relocation assistancePreferred:Bachelors degree in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Math, Engineering, Science, or Business as well as any other related field of expertiseProgramming skills a plus (SQL, VBA, Python, R, etc.)0 2 years of work experience with DerivativesTravelMinimalBusiness CategoryInvestmentsNumber of Openings1At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.Requisition #: 110109 Associated topics: analyse, business finance, business systems analyst, examiner, financial reporting analyst, guidance, investment analytics, investment fund, legal, strategy
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