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FX Trader - AVP

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This company is seeking a seasoned FX Trader with a strong background in banking and finance. This role offers an exciting opportunity to manage the FX and Interest Rates (IR) position of a leading bank, providing key information on foreign exchange, money market status, operations, and current state of markets.

The successful candidate will be dealing in spot/forward foreign exchange and interest rates derivatives transactions within authorised limits, aiming to achieve financial targets set by local and regional offices.

  • Manage the FX and IR position of a leading bank
  • Provide key information on foreign exchange and money market status
  • Deal in spot/forward foreign exchange and interest rates derivatives transactions

What you'll do:
As an FX Trader you will play a pivotal role in managing the bank's FX and IR positions. Your day-to-day responsibilities will include providing comprehensive updates on foreign exchange, money market status, operations, and current market conditions. You will engage in spot/forward foreign exchange and interest rates derivatives transactions within authorised limits. Your ability to achieve financial targets set by local and regional offices will be crucial to your success in this role. Furthermore, staying informed about market trends and collaborating effectively with team members will be integral parts of your role.

  • Manage the FX and Interest Rates (IR) position of the bank, ensuring optimal performance and profitability
  • Provide the Department Head with comprehensive information on Foreign Exchange, Money Market, status of operations and current state of markets
  • Engage in spot/forward Foreign Exchange and Interest Rates derivatives transaction within the authorised limit
  • Achieve the financial target set by the local and regional office through strategic planning and execution
  • Stay abreast of market trends and developments to inform trading decisions
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure smooth operations and effective communication

What you bring:

  • A bachelor's degree in Business, Banking, Finance or other similar courses is required
  • At least seven years' work experience in FX and/or Rates trading in a bank is essential
  • Certification as a treasury professional is mandatory
  • Strong understanding of foreign exchange markets, money markets, operations, and current market conditions
  • Proven ability to manage FX and IR positions effectively
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve financial targets

What sets this company apart:
This is a leading global bank with a strong presence in the Asia-Pacific region. They are known for their commitment to innovation, customer service excellence, and employee development. Their inclusive work culture fosters collaboration, respect, and diversity. They offer comprehensive training programs and career advancement opportunities to help their employees grow professionally. Moreover, they believe in maintaining a healthy work-life balance and provide flexible working arrangements.

What's next:
If you're ready to take your FX trading career to the next level, don't miss this opportunity!
Apply today by clicking on the link. We look forward to receiving your application!

Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Corporate Banking

Industry: Banking

Salary: Above Market standard

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Makati

Job Reference: 0ZFAGT-471F3966

Date posted: 27 May 2024

Consultant: Elin Ramos

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