Prestigious global asset manager offers an excellent career development opportunity to a high calibre individual with superior academics and currently working in a desk assistant role supporting Fixed Income Traders at either a major investment bank or asset manager.
The successful candidate will ideally be working towards IMC/CFA studies/qualifications and will demonstrate a strong interest in the wider financial markets and global economy. Practical experience of working with Fixed Income products and exposure to flow credit sales and trading is essential.
The role carries responsibility for supporting Global Bond Fixed Income Trading and specific responsibilities will include investigating and resolving discrepancies, ensuring accuracy of executions and allocations for trades, compiling and disseminating market information and providing general assistance to traders on an ongoing basis.
Applicants must be well presented self-starters with a professional approach and excellent analytical, communication and stakeholder management skills. Strong organisational skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment is essential.