Analyst, Investment Performance and Data

Analyst, Investment Performance and Data

QBE Insurance Group | sydney, NSW, AU

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Primary Details
Time Type: Full timeWorker Type: Employee
Location: Sydney                                                                          
Type: 12 month fixed-term contract
Your part in a changing world
At QBE, our purpose is to enable a more resilient future.
We are an international insurer and reinsurer with a local presence in 27 countries.
Leveraging our deep expertise and insights, QBE offers commercial, personal and specialty products and risk management solutions to help people and businesses manage risks, build strength and embrace change to their advantage.
We’ve been cultivating resilience since 1886, when our founders started a marine insurance company in Townsville, Australia to give early pioneers a safeguard against uncertainty. Today, we employ more than 11,600 people around the world, and our product portfolio includes property, motor, crop, energy, marine and aviation insurance.
The role
As an Investment Performance and Data Analyst you will be reporting into the Manager, Investment MI. You will be supporting the delivery of timely, accurate and insightful investments management information for Group Investments (GI) as a member of GI’s Business Operations and Sustainable Investing team. The main functions of the investment MI team are executing performance and attribution calculations, maintaining portfolio data and metrics that matter and active contribution to management reporting materials.
How will I help?
A day in the role may look a bit like this;
Responsible for the maintenance of performance, attribution and benchmark calculation processes and ensuring the data output is verified through the control framework
Responsible for data validation processes, and investigation of any anomalies and exceptions with stakeholders.
Actively contribute to MI reporting, including (but not limited to) weekly investment data updates, the monthly performance report suite and cell reviews
Support the Investment MI team’s priorities in the overall support of GI’s business objectives and priorities in alignment with Group Finance’s strategic priorities
Ensure awareness of key risks identified and management of these risks through a strong control framework, with any issues being properly escalated in a timely manner
Active engagement of stakeholders, ensuring evolving business requirements are met, and expectations are managed in relation to delivery
Support the MI team in regularly updating policies and procedures to the required standards
What do I need?
To be successful as an Investment Performance and Data Analyst you will have 2-3 years’ experience within a similar role within Financial Markets.
You will also have;
High quality analytical and problem-solving skills
Knowledge of performance and portfolio concepts (Time-weighted returns, Attribution, Duration, Spread Duration, and various Yield measures)
Excellent stakeholder management skills, capable of establishing and maintaining relationships across the business and influencing where required
Ability to communicate, report and present to senior management 
Adaptable, embraces change and pro-active in challenging and improving business processes
We’re here to support you
We offer a range of benefits to help provide holistic support for your work life, whatever your circumstances. As an QBE employee you will have access to and benefit from:
‘Hybrid Working’ – a mix of working from home and in the office to enhance your work/life balance
Our ‘Thriving at Our Best’ wellbeing program, including free holistic wellbeing coaching, nutritional, confidential counselling, financial and legal advice
12 weeks’ gender-equal flexible leave for all new parents, including paid super
The ability to maximise retirement savings through voluntary super contributions and company matching
Income protection insurance & reimbursed Death and Total Permanent Disability insurance premiums
Additional leave and support through QBE’s Family Domestic Violence First Responder Network
Discounts on insurance products, car hire, hotels, goods and services including benefits through our various sports and arts sponsorship partners
We value our employee’s experience with us and are proud to have been recognised for the following awards:
2021 LinkedIn Top Employer & HRD Employer of Choice
2020 Best Workplace Diversity & Inclusion and Excellence Award for Best Health & Wellbeing at the Australian HR Awards
Gold Employer status for 2019 – 2022 Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) – the definitive national benchmark on LGBTQI+ workplace inclusion
Ranked 6th place in the AAGE Top Graduate Employers 2021 as voted by graduates
Top 20 Workplaces for Dads in 2019 and 2020 (HBF Direct Advice for Dads)
We were accredited a Family Friendly Employer since 2021
Join us
Click APPLY to submit your application. Successful applicants will need to complete work rights, police and credit checks through our online provider as a condition of employment.
QBE takes a risk and compliance approach to COVID-19 vaccination and strongly encourages our employees to be vaccinated. Some roles require COVID-19 vaccination to perform the role.  When relevant we will ask you to share  your vaccination status as part of the application process.  We won’t be able to progress with applications where candidates choose not to disclose their status for roles that require vaccination in line with our risk and compliance approach.
QBE recognise the value of diverse perspectives and experience. We are committed to an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected for who they are. If we can provide support with access requirements, alternative work arrangements or you would like to connect with one of our networks please contact us at
Application Close Date: 28/11/2022 11:59 PM
How to Apply:
To submit your application, click "Apply" and follow the step by step process.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.