• Excellent Compensation
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Singapore
  • 02 Feb 18

Senior OTC Derivatives Sales and Proprietary Trader

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Excellent Compensation
  • Job Type: Full time

Senior OTC Derivatives Sales and Proprietary Trader

Job responsibilities:
  • The selected candidate would be running the soft agri portfolio for the commodity trading desk
  • He/she would need to be enterprising at growing a profitable soft agri business using his/her experience and contacts
  • The portfolio would encompass Asian swaps, futures lookalikes and possibly options
  • The candidate would need to be able to risk manage these client flow trades by hedging in the futures market within the allocated risk limits
  • Good experience is required in managing the fixing risk and option expiry
Job requirements:
  • Recognized university degree with at least 5 years’ prior experience in similar role in banks or physical commodity trading houses
  • Well verse in soft commodity markets especially on products such as Palm oil, Sugar, Soybean complex and Rubber
  • Solid understanding in futures versus OTC mechanics within the soft commodity space and prior experience in managing options would be preferred
  • Strong analytical skills, meticulous, proactive and able to think creatively
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with colleagues and other stakeholders