Credit Trader (Associate/VP) - London

Employer
Selby Jennings Commodities
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 10, 2017
Closes
Aug 16, 2017
Job Function
Credit Analysis
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
One of the World's best credit trading teams at a top Investment Bank is looking to expand their desk by adding two new appointments to their London office. The first will be an Associate level appointment and the second a VP. The Associate role will sit within the Credit team more broadly, and the VP position will be situated in their EM trading desk. 

Responsibilities will include:
  • Identifying opportunities to increase market share
  • Provide liquidity to FM clients
  • Manage Inventory Levels
  • Manage the risk and liquidity of securities
  • Price a set of bonds or subset of bonds within a particular geographic focus.
  • Trade in different markets (loan, bonds, CDS, etc.).
  • Execute large tickets and voice flow
The ideal candidate should possess:
  • University degree (2:1) or equivalent ideally in maths, economics, finance, etc.
  • 3 years' experience within a junior credit trading team or equivalent, and 5 years' experience as a senior trader for the VP position (EM).  
  • Must be a team player
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Have passed all regulatory exams and enrol to CFA programme to complete within 3 years