Management Consultant for quantitative methods in banking

Full time
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Your tasks

  • You will bring in your expertise for quantitative problems in mixed teams and tackle challenges in the areas of (financial) mathematical modeling and data-driven risk management
  • Utilizing modern technologies, you will quantify, for example, the influence of current megatrends such as climate change on credit portfolios or develop cloud-based market risk models 
  • You will challenge the status quo of the industry in quantitative matters, develop future-proof strategies, improve processes and shape bank management of the future
  • You will bridge the gap between technical complexity and business value added and discuss the project results with the management
  • In addition to project delivery for clients, you will also contribute to internal topics and thus, expand and share your specific expertise - You will work on relevant trend topics in interdisciplinary teams, write your own articles for journals, or get involved in recruiting and university marketing 

Your skills

  •  Academic degree (Master‘s, MBA, or PhD) in mathematics, natural sciences, or business 
  • First professional experience with quantitative focus within consulting or the financial services industry (internships, working student, apprenticeship) are considered a plus
  • Large amounts of data awake your curiosity and you have a high affinity for analytically structuring and solving quantitative problems
  • You know how to communicate complex technical matters or processes in a management-oriented manner
  • Ideally, you have already gained experience in one of the following areas: Data analysis, machine learning, mathematical optimization, statistical/stochastic modeling, time series analysis 
  • Programming skills in one or more of the following programming/scripting languages round out your profile: Python, R, VBA, SQL, SAS, STATA, Matlab
  • You speak English and German fluently

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Lara Schmidt
Lara Schmidt

Thinking bigger. Breaking through boundaries. At zeb, you have all the opportunities to do so.
zeb is one of the leading strategy, management and IT consultancies specializing in financial services in Europe. We support banks, insurance companies and (tech) service providers in dealing with all the challenges and opportunities arising from transformation in the industry. As an employer, we rely on people who like to try new things, take responsibility and inspire others through their actions
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After you have submitted your application and received a confirmation of receipt, we will review your application together with the specific department. You can check your application status in your profile at any time or you will receive feedback from us after one week at the latest.
If your application fits the position, we will schedule three consecutive (virtual) interviews with the recruiting team and the department via e-mail. The application process for consulting positions will additionally include a case study.
After the interviews, the interviewers exchange their views and make a decision. One of them will then give you feedback by phone within the next two weeks.
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Every day, I look forward to seeing the other staff members at the office. Moreover, I get to meet new colleagues on quite a regular basis. Communication between the different office locations and between the different career levels is absolutely hassle-free.

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