Global Markets Associate Director, Derivatives Trading

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 18 Jun 18 2018-06-18

Global Markets Associate Director, Derivatives Trading

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Our Markets business is one of the largest of its kind in the world. It combines sophisticated 24-hour global coverage with a detailed knowledge of local markets. Our services are offered both online and offline in more than 60 countries and territories worldwide. We specialise in foreign exchange, credits and rates, structured derivatives, equities and debt, equity and equity-linked capital markets.

We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Associate Director, Derivatives Trading.

Principal responsibilities

  • Provide liquidity for inter- bank trading, manage product portfolio, make two-way prices for clients
  • Provide timely and accurate execution of trades for the Bank's targeted clients in assigned area
  • Effectively maintain various risk positions whilst adhering to the Bank's risk appetite
  • Achieve revenue, hit ratio and return targets set by management, and work closely with the team to achieve annual budget
  • Ensure correct ticket entry and order routing, maintaining communication with sales desk and assist in resolving any settlement problems, ensuring ticket entry completion and providing general trade support as necessary
  • Provide pricing to sales force and clients in line with the Bank's policies
  • Ensure all trades are booked to front office position keeping system in accordance with internal policy and regulatory requirements
  • Review daily and/or monthly reports, as assigned
  • Ensure that all transactions deliver fair outcomes for our customers and do not disrupt the orderly and transparent operation of financial markets, and are in line with the HSBC Code of Conduct

  • In depth knowledge about risk hedging as well as the understanding of structured products
  • Bachelor degree with Mathematical / Engineering relative background or MBA from top Business school
  • Relevant working experience in trading and the ability to understand the complexity of trading products
  • Familiar with using popular e-platforms
  • Understand the key drivers in the dynamic markets and position well under the pressure
  • Balance between position taking and risk management
  • Ensure smooth cooperation with various stakeholders including team members, sales, middle office, back office
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