• Competitive
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • IMC Trading B.V.
  • 2019-06-21

FIXED INCOME TRADER

  • Full time
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • 21 Jun 19

As a Fixed Income Trader your decisions have direct impact on the company’s trading profits. You will be part of a wider team consisting of Screen Traders, Sales Traders and Quants with a common goal to generate PnL and increase our market presence. You will be working in a fast-paced, dynamic, sometimes highly pressured dealing room.

IMC – WHERE TECHNOLOGY DRIVES TRADING


Trading nowadays happens in a highly competitive technological landscape; the best trading idea alone doesn’t cut it anymore. Instead, only the best trading ideas that are enabled via robust, scalable and fast technology win. 

 

FIXED INCOME TRADING AT IMC

IMC is a place where creativity, teamwork and innovation are recognized and rewarded. As a Fixed Income Trader you will be part of a wider team consisting of Screen Traders, Flow Traders and Quants with a common goal to generate PnL and increase our market presence. You will be working in a fast-paced, dynamic, sometimes highly pressured dealing room.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Take broker/sales calls and make markets throughout the day;
  • Manage risk and initiate flow in the broker market;
  • Work with Traders and Developers to optimize our trading;
  • Leverage own and build new relationships with brokers and potentially clients;
  • Perform broker/screen trades analysis to improve trading.

 

WHO YOU ARE

  • Minimum (Academic) Bachelor’s Degree;
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience trading (market making capacity)
  • Experience with trading German government bond options (GBL, GBM, GBS) is a must
  • You bring a strong and proven network of relationships in the broker market
  • Experience with voice brokerage. Relationship building, negotiating skills are a must
  • Experience with trading other derivative products is a plus
  • Self-starter and self-motivated
  • Eagerness to continuously learn
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills

 

WHAT WE OFFER

Apart from an excellent remuneration package with attractive secondary benefits, we offer you the chance to be surrounded by smart and driven people in a fun and unique environment. You enjoy responsibility early in your career and we offer you continued learning and development opportunities. We believe in fostering an environment in which great ideas can be recognized as well as put into practice from anybody within our organization.


OUR CULTURE

Globally, we believe in hiring the best people and giving them the freedom, responsibility and ongoing support they need to succeed (and have some fun along the way). They learn, grow and expand their knowledge in a flat structure that means the best ideas are always recognized, regardless of position. Collaboration between Trading, Technology and our Business Operations Team is one of our biggest strengths, and has made us one of the world’s leading market makers.


WHO WE ARE

IMC is among the world’s leading proprietary trading firms, and a market maker in securities listed on exchanges across the globe. Our cutting-edge technology drives everything we do. High performance algorithms, smart strategies and collaborative teams are the core of our business.

Today, IMC is 600 people working together to build software and trade financial products in our offices in Amsterdam, Chicago and Sydney. What does this mean for you? The chance to join a multi-national, multi-cultural team of exceptional individuals, focused on making IMC the world’s best trading firm.