FX Option Trading Desk

Location
Mumbai (MSA), Maharashtra, India
Salary
Not disclosed
Posted
18 Mar 2021
Closes
18 Apr 2021
Ref
3169405
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

Description

The candidate will be based out of Mumbai and will be working with the FX Option Trading desk (Hong Kong).The role suits a self-motivated, highly energetic individual who has strong attention to detail. Successful applicant is expected to start with the administrative aspect of our workflow and will be more involved in trading-related responsibilities over time.

Responsibilities include:

The candidate will be involved in –

  • Monitoring trade flow (from processing to affirmation and settlement of trades) and work with front office and back office to ensure trading activities are properly booked in internal system
  • Working with salespeople and clients to resolve all breaks in a timely manner and ensure daily deliverables are met
  • Daily oversight of all trade booking, settlement and related activities such as option expiries and documentation
  • Analyzing and Explaining Risks (hedges) and P&L of the trade books
  • Aiding the desk in valuing products
  • Helping in improving procedures and aiding in automation of the models
Qualifications

The candidate should have theoretical or practical understanding of -

  • Option Greeks and their behavior over time
  • FX derivative products like vanilla, American barrier options, range accruals, Digitals etc.
  • Basic options trading strategies
  • General behavior of Fixed Income markets

Preferred Credentials

  • University graduate in Finance, Business or related disciplines
  • Experience in trade support function is appreciated but not a must
  • Coursework/Strong understanding in Economics, Econometrics, Finance
  • Good communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office products
  • Advance knowledge of VBA and programming
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

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