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VP Interest Rates Trader

Employer
Citigroup, Inc.
Location
Sydney, Australia
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jun 8, 2024

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Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
The Trader is an intermediate level position who will have joint responsibilty amongst the Swaps Trading team for overseeing a trading book and managing outright and basis book risk. The overall objective of this role is to ensure the book delivers on budgeted revenues and to coordinate with key stakeholders to develop the trading franchise.

Responsibilities:
  • Jointly oversee a trading book and generate revenues and manage risk for the respective business
  • Coordinate with Sales, Research, CM and and other organizations across Markets and Securities Services and the broader business
  • Establish and maintain key relationships to deliver trades to the desk
  • Anticipate client demand in each respective product/market
  • Coordinate with desk analysts as needed and with sales to develop the franchise
  • Leading strong governance and controls:
  • Work in close partnership with control functions such as Legal, Compliance, Market and Credit Risk, Audit, Finance in order to ensure appropriate governance and control infrastructure
  • Build a culture of responsible finance, good governance and supervision, expense discipline and ethics
  • Appropriately assess risk/reward of transactions when making business decisions; demonstrating proper consideration for the firm's reputation.
  • Be familiar with and adhere to Citi's Code of Conduct and the Plan of Supervision for Global Markets and Securities Services
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures as defined by your role which will be communicated to you
  • Obtain and maintain all registrations/licenses which are required for your role, within the appropriate timeframe
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in a related trading role
  • Knowledge of respective products and clients
  • Required licensing and registrations as applicable
  • Advanced analytical and numerical competency
  • Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication
  • Effective interpersonal skills to develop and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to analyze and pitch situations and determine suitable counterparties
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg, booking systems, trading protocol, closing technicalities

Education:
  • Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience
  • Master's degree preferred

Job Family Group:
Institutional Trading

Job Family:
Trading

Time Type:
Full time

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