Officer, Hong Kong Trading Assistant

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 17 nov. 17 2017-11-17

Officer, Hong Kong Trading Assistant

Job Description:
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion.

Position Description
We are seeking a dynamic candidate who is quantitative, analytical, proactive, a team player, able to work under pressure and to tight time constraints and has excellent attention to detail. This position requires daily liaison with many different groups across the organization and so, candidates must have a high level of communication and interpersonal skills.
This is a Trader assistant role mostly requiring trades capture into various systems on behalf of traders.
The candidate must demonstrate maturity, sense of urgency and have a good understanding in the derivatives sales and trading flows.

Key Responsibilities

  • Timely and accurate trades booking into risk system on behalf of traders
  • Prepare various reports (Fixing / Cashflow / Expiry / Risk,etc…) for the trading desk
  • Initiate broker/banks onboarding in internal system
  • End of Day flash Profit & Loss (P&L) reporting
  • Ad hoc request/query from their respective trading desk
  • As part of Global Markets Operations (GMO) team, the Trading Assistant (TA) should have strong communication skills and be the liaison between trading and MO teams

Key Requirements
  • Degree qualification is essential
  • Bloomberg/Reuters/Markitwire knowledge/experience essential
  • Proficiency in MS Product Suite i.e:. Excel, Word, etc
  • VBA & SQL programming skills optional

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Posting Date: 27/09/2017
Location:
Hong Kong, , CHEUNG KONG CENTER, 2 QUEEN'S RD,
- Hong Kong

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40