Junior FX & Rates Trader (m/f)

  • Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
  • Competitive
  • Full time
  • Permanent, Full time
  • VTB Capital
  • 18 Mar 19

VTB Bank (Europe) SE is a commercial bank specializing in international trade relations and investment-business, with head office in Frankfurt am Main and a branch in Vienna. The bank can look back on more than 100 years of history in Western Europe, serving as a competent and reliable partner for companies and banks by providing advice and executing transactions. The bank has extensive know-how and VTB Group's market-specific expertise, first-class network in 22 countries and core markets and competent employees allow it to respond in a concrete, rapid, targeted and, above all, flexible manner to the needs of its clients.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Pricing Vanilla and Non-Linear FX & Rates Products
  • Building pricing, risk and analytical desk tools
  • Researching and developing trade ideas
  • Participating in ad-hoc projects and contributing to business development initiatives
  • Working with Sales, Structuring and other traders to develop our local client franchise
  • Provide support to sales colleagues on their deals at execution


Key Competencies & Qualifications

  • 1-3 years’ experience as an FX/Interest Rates/FI Trader or Trader’s Assistant
  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Mathematics, Physics, Economics or Engineering
  • Must have good programming skills, particularly in Excel VBA or Python
  • Ability to build external client relationships
  • Service oriented with good coordination and self-management skills
  • Very good communication skills in English, German and/or Russian would be advantageous