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Trading Trainee

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Job ID 135513 Date posted 07/22/2021 Location : Shanghai, China

Key Accountabilities

  • 40% Supporting the trading desk in managing an embedded/OTC cross-asset and proprietary positions. Under direction from senior team member, use listed and OTC instruments to hedge the portfolio risk, maximizing  profitability through hedging decisions and execution.
  • 30% Under direction from senior team member, work closely with IT/Quant team to develop new structured products and pricing/valuation tools.
  • 20% Partner with global sales team to engage customers on price risk management solutions primarily by helping with market insights and product selection.
  • 10% Ensure that deals and hedges are accurate and entered in a timely manner


Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative, financial engineering
  • Ability to understand option theories and hedge option Greeks
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, meet deadlines, and work with minimal supervision
  • Attention to detail and ability to do P/L attribution and fine-tune strategies accordingly
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Solid problem-solving ability
  • Collaborative and team oriented
  • Shown initiative in challenging status quo and quickly adapting to change
  • Interest in career progression and assuming more demanding assignments over time
  • Fluency in English
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