Are you looking for an innovative and dynamic workplace where you will be given plenty of responsibilities and opportunities to further develop your skills? Are you close to or in possession of a university degree in a scientific discipline (Econometrics, Finance, Computer science, Mathematics, Physics or similar)? Then look no further and apply for the position of Junior Consultant in our Investment Performance team!
The Investment Performance Team
Within Ortec Finance, the Investment Performance team focusses on the implementation and support of our performance evaluation software. This high-quality, self-developed product enables investment organizations across the globe, such as pension funds and asset managers, to carry out their own return and risk analysis. With recent success since opening the Australia & New Zealand office in Melbourne at the start of 2020, we are looking to hire a highly motivated and enthusiastic graduate with excellent interpersonal skills, a strong work ethic and a solution-motivated approach with a proven track record of consistently achieving results.
What will you do as Junior Consultant?
As a Junior Consultant within our Investment Performance team, you will:
- Work in a small team of dedicated professionals
- Learn to measure and evaluate performance and how to link performance to decisions
- Discuss and translate our clients’ needs to analyses in our software
- Provide support to our clients
- Provide advice and training to our clients
- Develop interfaces to allow our system to calculate the analyses
- Take care of customization by developing new functionalities, when necessary
- Contribute to product demonstrations
You will regularly alternate your work from our offices with client visits.
Who are you?
A recent graduate or investment professional with less than 2 years of working experience with a degree in a scientific discipline (Econometrics, Finance, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or similar majors are preferred but all majors will be considered). You enjoy being in contact with clients and you have a strong interest in the world of finance or FinTech.
In addition, you also:
- Are an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident
- Possess excellent interpersonal, client-facing and communication skills
- Possess strong analytical and problem solving skills: you are able to think one step ahead
- Have strong working knowledge of Excel
- Have experience with and a willingness to program
- Fluency in English is a must (Both written and spoken)
Previous work experience (1-2 years) in a similar role is preferred but not essential. Any previous knowledge or experience working with databases/SQL is also considered a major advantage.
What can you expect from Ortec Finance?
Ortec Finance is a global provider of technology and solutions for financial institutions. We help clients to make better investment decisions. We support pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurers, banks, asset managers, financial planners and real estate managers across the globe. Our organization employs highly educated employees and invests in their careers. Our corporate culture is open and informal; we are always receptive to good ideas. We offer you plenty of room to fully apply your talents and highly value an entrepreneurial spirit.
Terms of employment
We offer you a challenging and rewarding role in a fast growing company, while being part of an inspirational global business. A great working environment and opportunities for personal and professional career development. An active employee association that organizes various activities throughout the year and you will be part of an industry-leading global team, renowned for excellence!
You will earn a competitive salary, depending of course on your job and competency profile.
Who is Ortec Finance?
Ortec Finance is the leading provider of technology and solutions for risk and return management. It is our purpose to enable people to manage the complexity of investment decisions. We do this through delivering leading technologies and solutions for investment decision-making to financial institutions around the world. Our strength lies in an effective combination of advanced models, innovative technology and in-depth market knowledge. This combination of skills and expertise supports investment professionals in achieving a better risk-return ratio and thus better results.
Headquartered in Rotterdam, Ortec Finance has offices Amsterdam, London, Toronto, Melbourne and in Zurich.
- 20+ countries represented
- 500+ customers
- 96% retention rate
- 3 trillion euro total assets managed by our clients
More information is available at www.ortecfinance.com.
More information or to apply?
For more information regarding this position please contact HR at +31 10 700 5000. To apply; please use the application button to send us your CV and cover letter.
You must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident to be considered for this opportunity.
We hope to meet you soon!