Associate / VP (Operation, derivatives) - Investment Bank

Employer
JH Partners Asia Company Limited
Location
Hong Kong
Salary
Open to discuss
Posted
Mar 18, 2019
Closes
Mar 22, 2019
Job Function
Operations
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Our client is a well known investment bank. Owing to business expansion, they are looking for an Associate / VP under operation team with focus on derivative asset classes operation (Equities, Rates, Credit, FX and Treasury products)

Responsibilities

·      Support the design, development, and implementation of the systems used in the daily operations including derivative asset classes (including Equities, Rates, Credit, FX and Treasury products) 

·      Gather and analyze market data, calculate portfolio and performance statistics, and develop/use models to simulate various strategies, and to help Derivative Portfolio Managers to solve problems that may arise in the management of derivative portfolios 

·      Ability to operate, design, develop, maintain and monitor different IT systems used in the daily production operations 

·      Comfortable directly working with the Front Office and Back Office including Finance & ITD

·      Ability to explain complex hedging and the client trades and concepts behind models/systems, as well as an ability to understand complex ideas and translate those ideas into models/systems 

·      Other ad-hoc projects as assigned

 

Requirements

·      Bachelors' degree holder with a minimum of 3-7 years' experience in financial firms.

·      Excellent knowledge of Pricing, Risk, PnL Attribution, derivative lifecycle including performing trade confirmation, fixing and novation, etc. 

·      Knowledgeable about Trade Repository reporting to HKMA

·      Good business understanding of investments, ability to develop computer programs or other tools to perform calculations or data manipulation 

·      Advanced analytical mathetical skills, quantitative finance modelling, pricing skills and computer programming skills 

·      Good communication skills with the ability to interact effectively throughout a large, complex, global financial institution 

·      Effective facilitator of global requirements capture and rationalization

·      Excellent command of spoken English, Mandarin and Cantonese; also written English, Simplified and Traditional Chinese

·      CFA, FRM desired but not required