S&P Global Analyst in Mexico, Mexico

TheRole:

Associate Analyst

The Location:

Mexico City, Mexico

The Team:

The global equity index product management team oversees a wide set of index products including our global benchmarks and real estate indices as well as widely followed country index series such as the S&P - ASX, S&P - TSX and S&P - BMV indices. We serve as asset class experts and set the strategic priorities within our product set to drive revenue growth for the business.

The Impact:

As our geographical reach expands through multiple exchange partnerships, the depth of our family of indices grow, and the interest of investors diversifies, the support role of this position to the product management team is critical to help meet all the internal and external clients demands.

What s in it for you:

  • This position will provide great potential to learn about global equity markets, including the US, Europe, Asia, Latin America and others.

  • This position will require a close collaboration with many areas of SP DJI including research & design, operations & development, marketing, and sales.

  • The role offers great opportunity to learn with a first class index provider the different phases of creating an index from birth to launch and beyond.

  • This position will provide a close working relationship with local colleagues as well as management in New York (global headquarters).

Responsibilities:

The role is one of an Investment Analyst to support the product management team overseeing primarily global equity indices along with other asset classes such as fixed income. The individual would be responsible for compiling a wide variety of quantitative analysis to support client inquiries and commercial initiatives and to create and update marketing and sales collateral (presentations, reports, etc.). Some examples of specific responsibilities include:*

Conduct returns and holdings based analysis of equity indices to support client inquiries and other strategic initiatives. The analysis would require use of tools like Factset with which familiarity is not required but useful

Create and update presentations and other collateral to support sales and marketing initiatives Conduct market research and other competitive analysis to support new product initiatives and ongoing strategic sales and marketing efforts Build familiarity with internal and external systems and tools to gather the necessary data to do the analytical work Plan, coordinate and implement the required tasks needed to ensure the smooth and timely launch of new indices. Deep involvement in product design working closely with the product manager and the Research & Design team

Basic Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate or Graduate degree in a quantitative field required. Proficiency with R, Python, or other programming languages a plus.

  • Superior analytical and quantitative skills are a must.

  • Advanced knowledge of excel and powerpoint required.

  • Excellent communication skills in Spanish and English both written and verbal are a must.

  • Investment experience in equities and fixed income is preferred.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, as well as part of a team

  • Able to learn quickly, multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills and a keen attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CFA designation or progress towards completion is desirable but not required.

  • Experience using platforms such as FactSet and Bloomberg desirable.

  • Operating knowledge of indices is desirable but not required