03 February 2021

Coronation Performance Analyst Intern 2021

Location : Cape Town, South Africa

Closing Date: 31 March 2021

Introducing a fantastic opportunity for a newly qualified graduate to start a career as Performance Analyst Intern at Coronation Fund Managers. 

This graduate needs to have a quantitative background and must have majored in subjects such as mathematics, statistics, actuarial science or quantitative finance. 

This is a great opportunity to join an established and high performing team in a leading asset management company.

Performance Analyst Intern


  • Financial mathematics or statistical orientation.
  • BBusSci/ BComm (Actuarial, Quantitative Management).
  • BSc (Maths, Statistics).
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Full involvement in the performance cycle.
  • Responsible for daily and monthly performance procedure.
  • Ad hoc performance queries.
  • Ex-post performance and risk analysis.
  • Compiling and evaluating performance data for business pitches.
  • Responsible for the performance data sign off process.
  • Maintenance of performance databases.
  • Maintenance of performance systems.
Ideal Experience
  • Understanding of operational work-flow, performance and attribution methodologies and portfolio risk statistics.
  • An excellent understanding of investment strategies, financial instruments, and markets.
  • Understanding of detailed investment data sets and fund accounting data.
Most Important Attribute
  • Analytical and incredible attention to detail.
Systems Knowledge
  • Good systems knowledge and skills required.
  • Excel essential.
  • Statpro (Performance & Attribution, Interactive) an advantage
  • Morningstar Direct, INet an advantage.
  • SQL knowledge an advantage.


*For South African roles only - Please note that in order to meet objectives set in our Employment Equity plan, preference will be given to suitably qualified candidates from designated groups.*