Fixed Income Derivatives Trading Assistant

  • Competitive Base & Bonus
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ashton Lane Group
  • 22 Mar 19

Supporting the interest rate trading desk of a high-profile global investment firm

Responsibilities:

  • Provide accurate trade capture and position management for Global Fixed Income Trading desk
  • Responsible for Rates P&L Flash and Commentary process and the reconciliation with actual P&L
  • Monitor trade flows, intraday, and end of day trading risk
  • Serve as the key point person between portfolio managers, risk, and operations to ensure accuracy of all trading positions, pricing, and risk
  • Involvement in ad hoc projects related to the growth and build-out of new business capabilities including but not limited to: new products, process enhancements, automation

Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ experience working in a Trade Support/Trading Assistant/middle office role within interest rate derivatives
  • Familiarity with both linear and nonlinear Interest Rate Derivative products (eg, Swaps, Swaptions), exposure to Exotics a plus
  • While not a programming role, proficiency in VBA, Python, Excel, and/or SQL is a definite plus
  • Excellent communication and written skills, must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Bachelors (Masters preferred) degree in Physics, Mathematics, Financial Engineering, Computer Engineering with excellent performance (3.50+ GPA)

For immediate consideration, please forward resume and contact details to: info@ashtonlanegroup.com

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