Money Market and FX Senior Manager

  • Competitive with above market benefits
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 19 Mar 19

Prominent financial institution in Abu Dhabi growing its Reserves and Liquidity Management team. Looking for an experienced individual with 6+ years managing FX exposure, deposits, and other short term instruments.

Responsibilties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide guidance on financial markets (both money and capital markets) and advise on best practices within reserve management
  • Conduct pricing and analysis of the approved instruments and their trading and hedging activities
  • Closely monitor the money market trends and liquidity levels to be maintained in the Money Markets Portfolio and provide guidance and leadership to the department with regards to trend analytical procedures and tools
  • Develop management strategy for reserves based on daily cash flow 
  • Analyze, integrate and evaluate information on currency markets and provide advice on the currency composition of reserves
  • Support in the forecasting of various asset class risk-return profiles,  carry out strategic asset allocation and portfolio diversification
  • Review and guide the department with regards to market and management reports, as well as discuss and present reports to senior management
  • Develop and use analytical and modelling techniques to manage risk and propose risk mitigation strategies in line with market practice

Candidates that will be seriously considered for the role will have the following minimum qualifiations:

  • Must be based in the UAE with a minimum of 5 years of local experience and familiarity with the UAE market and regulations
  • 6+ years of experience in a similar role 
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Economics, Masters or CFA preferred