Fixed Income Trader Buy Side

3 days left

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (US)
Dec 21, 2021
Jan 20, 2022
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

At PNC, our people are our greatest differentiator and competitive advantage in the markets we serve. We are all united in delivering the best experience for our customers. We work together each day to foster an inclusive workplace culture where all of our employees feel respected, valued and have an opportunity to contribute to the company’s success. As Fixed Income Trader - Buy Side within PNC's Fixed Income team (PNC FI) organization, you will be based in our Philadelphia, PA office.

Preferred skills for this position include:

  • Buy side SMA fixed income trading
  • Tax-exempt municipal, taxable municipal, or corporate bond trading experience
  • Experience in sourcing securities and liquidity in fixed income markets
  • Exposure or experience with fixed income electronic trading platforms is a plus
  • Strong verbal and electronic communication ability
  • Data collection and data analytic skills
  • Python/VB/VBA exposure or experience is a plus
  • CFA candidate is a plus

Job Profile

  • Executes security trading strategy in coordination with portfolio management team. Manages the risk profile within all applicable limits.
  • Executes security transactions within assigned risk profile and makes effective, generally accepted recommendations. Coordinates trade strategy with portfolio manager to achieve optimal risk and return positioning.
  • Performs risk analyses and effectively recommends portfolio/positioning strategies to portfolio management team. Independently analyzes reports and identifies issues related to trade position and activity. Monitors market conditions and manages risk.
  • Works with internal partners to develop pitches. Draws independent conclusions and makes generally accepted recommendations based on data, to provide client relationship support. Initiates capital markets research for use by portfolio management and securities analyst teams.
  • Ensures compliance by applying extensive knowledge of capital markets, market structure and regulatory issues. Initiates process improvement solutions.

Work Experience

Roles at this level typically require a university / college degree, with 3+ years of relevant / direct industry experience. Certifications are often desired. In lieu of a degree, a comparable combination of education and experience (including military service) may be considered.



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PNC provides equal opportunity to qualified persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or other categories protected by law.