Investment Specialist - Derivatives
Our client has an exciting opportunity for an investment specialist with excellent commercial and technical skills in financial derivatives to support the delivery of investment initiatives.
In this unique role, you will provide a dedicated resource for the execution and monitoring of trades occurring outside of external asset management mandates (i.e. financial derivative and gilt trades).
Staying ‘close to the markets’ on a day to day basis, you will also monitor the financial position of hedge programmes, developing (or enhancing) your understanding of hedging and risk mitigation techniques.
In addition, you will research and maintain market capabilities and infrastructure in relation to derivatives initiatives and operations, including relationship management with trading counterparties.
The successful candidate will have practical experience of financial markets investment/trading environment, especially fixed income securities and derivatives.
A number of years of derivatives trade execution experience, in either a market making or asset management environment, is also essential for this role.
A quantitative master’s degree is desirable but not essential.
Please contact us to discuss this vacancy or for an informal discussion regarding your career goals. We are very happy to perform bespoke research on your behalf.
Jo Frankham, Associate Director
M: +44 (0)7950 419115