Credit Trader

Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Aug 21, 2017
Closes
Sep 22, 2017
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Our client is a regional & reputed financial services institution with activities across primary and secondary markets. They have a strong regional presence and a strategy geared towards growth.

Description

The role is extremely hands-on in its execution.

  • Generating and presenting trade ideas to sales team and key institutional clients
  • Assisting the trader in setting up yield curves and pricing models;
  • Executing of bonds/ sukuks within the GCC markets for book and business flow;
  • Assisting the trader in managing risk on the trading book in line with risk guidelines;
  • In conjunction with sales, writing market commentary and investment/market outlooks;

Profile

  • A primary understanding of credit markets in the GCC and experience in generating trade ideas - at least 4 years in such a role
  • Graduate in economics or any other financial related subject; CFA would be advantageous
  • Be extremely hands-on, detail oriented, with strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English, knowledge of Arabic is advantageous
  • Will be able to work autonomously, and as part of a team

Job Offer

Excellent compensation and benefits