Analyst - Energy Sales (Mandarin language capability mandatory)

  • Market rate
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ICBC Standard Bank Plc
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

As an analyst on the desk, you will work closely with Senior Sales and the trading desk in providing comprehensive client coverage.

Overview

The Energy Desk is responsible for originating and marketing energy products to both corporate and institutional clients in Asia Pacific and EMEA. As an analyst on the desk, you will work closely with Senior Sales and the trading desk in providing comprehensive client coverage.

The role will be a Certified Person under the Senior Manager and Certified Person Regime and will be expected to comply with the regulatory conduct rules under the regime

Key responsibilities / Accountabilities

  • Effectively service clients by deliver timely market update and provide pricing indication
  • Accurately execute client orders in timely manner
  • Establish a high degree of competence around executing derivatives trades: communication, pricing, accurate booking and flawless management of downstream processes
  • Demonstrate proficiency with credit, legal and regulatory systems
  • Support the sales team in analytical and presentation work required for client marketing materials
  • Strong work ethic, professionalism and ability to manage multiple priorities under pressure
  • Strong analytical, quantitative and communication (both verbal and written) skills
  • Assist in client onboarding and credit application

Preferred Qualifications and Experience
• A degree, in Economics/Finance or related discipline
• Fluent Mandarin speaking and Chinese writing / typing required
• Working experience, preferably in a regulated environment desirable

Knowledge, technical skills and expertise
• Genuine interest in commodity markets
• Experience in financial derivatives a plus
• Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Bloomberg and VBA

Personal attributes
• Attention to details
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Self-motivated
• Ability to work in a team and independently
• High level of integrity