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Full-time, Permanent Employment

Index Analyst (m/f/d) Equity Operations | Hong Kong

Company Description

Solactive AG is a FinTech company operating globally and growing at a fast pace, headquartered in Frankfurt. Since 2007, we develop tailor-made and multi-asset class index solutions for ETFs and other index-linked investment products for the leading global investment banks and asset managers as our clients. Flexibility, efficiency and providing the highest quality are at the heart and soul of our business philosophy. We are now hiring!

Job Overview

Are you interested in stocks, corporate actions (CAs) and mergers & acquisitions (M&A)? Do you have experience in evaluating and assessing CAs and their impact on index calculations, trading and investment strategies? At the same time, do you have quantitative skills and index know-how as well as a good ability to transfer knowledge? Plus, are you highly ambitious to push things forward and eager to help build something new? Then you will very likely fit into our team!

Your Tasks

  • Ensuring and supervising index calculations on a daily basis 
  • Screening, verifying and evaluating CAs and their adjustments in the indices
  • Conducting research for index selections and implementing the new index compositions in our platform
  • Being a key contact, handling client inquiries and communicating with data vendors, stock exchanges, distributors and investor relations
  • Communicating index adjustments closely with our clients
  • Contributing to the development of our index-calculation engine through planning, specification and testing of new features
  • Optimization and automation of existing processes • Setting up and transitioning workflows and tasks
  • Co-ordinating globally with teams in Germany and Canada to ensure a 24/5 support infrastructure

Your Profile

  • Academic degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance or adequate with first relevant work experience in the finance industry (e.g. fund administration, trading, custodian) 
  • Broad knowledge of Indices, Equities and Corporate Actions
  • Ideally familiarity with ETFs and/or derivative products
  • High command of Microsoft Excel (any additional coding skills (Python, VBA etc), will be considered an advantage) Experienced with data vendor terminals (e.g. FactSet, Reuters or Bloomberg)
  • Hands-on, pro-active approach
  • Paying attention to details
  • High self-motivation
  • Intercultural competence and strong communication skills

Our Offer

  • Be part of the Solactive family, a motivated team with an international setting 
  • Help to establish the new entity in Hong Kong
  • Get to know the dynamics of an established, successful FinTech company and travel to Germany to meet your peers
  • Experience a modern start-up culture with a flat hierarchy
  • Seize the opportunity to develop personally, take over responsibility and maintain direct customer contact from day one

Your Application

Interested? Don’t miss your chance and directly apply online by clicking the “Apply now” button on our website and filling in the application form. Please make sure to also upload your CV, cover letter and relevant references. Your contact person is Janine Zimmermann (+49 (0) 69 719 160-245). We are looking forward to hearing from you!
For further information, please visit: www.solactive.com/career/

Eva, Global Head of Human Resources

Hello! If you’re reading this then hopefully you’re considering a career with us. We’re constantly looking for talented people to join us, and have opportunities available in a wide variety of roles. We offer jobs where you can make a real difference to how the industry evolves. Come on, what are you waiting for? Apply now!

Eva, Global Head of Human Resources

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