A niche insurer is looking to fill a brand new role with someone who can provide support to the CIO, Head of Investment Management and the wider Investment team. This person will be the first port of call for derivatives/gilt trade execution and operational activities. You will also have the chance to shape the role and contribution to the Investment team depending on your skills and interests.
Key skills will ideally include:
- Excellent commercial and technical skills in financial derivatives with the ability to develop those skills further, in particular for interest rate swaps/swaptions, inflation swaps, cross currency swaps, credit default swaps, total return swaps.
- Practical experience of financial markets investment/trading environment, especially fixed income securities and derivatives.
- Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to present complex financial concepts in a clear and concise manner.
- Essential: a number of years derivatives trade execution experience, in either a market making or asset management environment.