Operations HK, Fixed Income/Credit Derivative Trade Support, Associate

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 17 Dec 17 2017-12-17

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The Asia Credit TSG supports Credit related trading activities (Bond Trading and Credit Derivatives). For Bond Trading we support for all Asia-Ex Japan markets along and US market trades executed during Asia hours. For Credit Derivative we support single name and index name in the Asia-Ex Japan Market. The team owns the key controls within trade support by ensuring traders’ booking and risks accurately captured on a daily basis in addition to ensuring we meet the regulatory requirement for transaction reporting. The team also plays significant role in facilitating the new market initiatives.


· Work closely with the Trading desk and ensure risk and PNL are correctly captured on trade date.

· Ensure trades are correctly reflected in both the front and back systems and understand the STP flow of all systems.

· Act as the intermediary between Trading desk and other internal stakeholders. Work closely with Controllers, Settlements, Confirmations and Reconciliation teams to resolve any breaks

· Working with Legal and Compliance to analyze new regulatory reform requirements and deploy new process

· Provide support on business improvement projects. Liaise with IT and Project Groups to increase process efficiency and tighter control

· Represent Morgan Stanley when dealing with external counterparties and deal agents


Skills required:

· Bachelor Degree or above

· Team player

· Attention to details

· Strong analytical, interpersonal, organizational, leadership, and communication skills

· Advanced aptitude to understand, utilize, and improve technology platforms

· Proven ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure in a fast paced multi tasking environment.

Skills Desired:

· Relevant work experience within Fixed Income products and related fields

· Fixed Income Securities process, risk management and related regulatory expertise

· Relevant work experience in Trade Support function