Futures Sales Trader – Analyst or Associate

London, UK
Not disclosed
15 Apr 2021
29 Apr 2021
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Contract type
Full time


Futures Sales Trader – Analyst or Associate

Company Profile:

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Department Profile:

The Fixed Income Division is comprised of Interest Rate and Currency Products, Credit Products and Distribution. Professionals in the Division assess and actively manages risk, trade securities, and structure as well as execute innovative transactions in the fast-paced and constantly changing global markets. The Commodities Division is a market leader across a broad range of commodities markets, with expertise in areas including client risk management, financing solutions and investor products Sales & Trading

From the largest global institutions to innovative new hedge funds, investors come to Morgan Stanley for sales, trading, and market-making services in almost every type of financial instruments including stocks, bonds, derivatives, foreign exchange, and commodities. Our professionals provide liquidity and content to clients around the world, actively assessing and managing risk, trading securities, and planning and executing transactions in the fast-changing markets. As the needs of our clients become increasingly complex, we often develop customized solutions.#LI-AS2


Role Responsibilities:

  • This individual will have entry level industry experience, specifically in Fixed Income markets
  • We are looking for an individual with a strong technical skillset and the eagerness to learn
  • Working knowledge of fixed income markets and futures markets is imperative. The person should have an understanding of bond math, quoting conventions, and principles like duration/convexity
  • This is a client facing role, thus meaning that this individual would need to have excellent communication skills and be comfortable (and eager) to deal with clients
  • This role is also market facing, therefore a passion for markets is imperative
  • Good computer literacy skills, and some programming experience would be desirable
  • Strong Excel skills are a must
  • Perhaps most importantly, the ability to work in a high pressure environment.
  • This role requires incredible focus, the ability to multitask and a very high attention to detail
  • The suitable individual would be willing to relocate to Frankfurt#LI-AS2

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.

Interested in flexible working opportunities? Morgan Stanley empowers employees to have greater freedom of choice through flexible working arrangements. Speak to our recruitment team to find out more.

Given the continued spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), all interviews will be conducted by phone or virtual connection to protect our candidates and employees.

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