SENIOR US FIXED INCOME TRADER

Company: 
Prior Capital CY Limited
Main info
September 26, 2018
Location: 
Limassol
Expiration Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2018
Company Description: 
Prior Capital (Formerly PriorFx) is a dynamic, fast growing global investment firm Registered in Cyprus in 2013 (license №221/13). Since 2016, Prior Capital has provided a wide range of financial services including customized financial solution delivery in the fields of portfolio management, capital protection, brokerage and consulting. Up to today, Prior Capital continues to demonstrate extraordinary expansion in business operations with Asset Management becoming its most prevalent business.
Contact Details: 
Contact person: Recruiting Department Phone number: +357 95 755677 Email address: recruiting@priorcapital.eu
Vacancy Description: 
Prior Capital (Formerly PriorFx) is a dynamic, fast growing global investment firm Registered in Cyprus in 2013 (license №221/13). Since 2016, Prior Capital has provided a wide range of financial services including customized financial solution delivery in the fields of portfolio management, capital protection, brokerage and consulting. Up to today, Prior Capital continues to demonstrate extraordinary expansion in business operations with Asset Management becoming its most prevalent business. Our continuous business development dictates a need to nurture a strong cross-functional team of high-caliber professionals, currently we are seeking to hire an experienced Senior US FIXED INCOME TRADER to join our Trading Desk team. Successful candidates will have a high degree of independence, sense of responsibility and a challenging mind-set to perform in a highly demandable environment, develop and implement their own strategies (we give high priority to candidates who have a proven record of accomplishment in the respected sphere). The offer includes, however, is not limited to a competitive remuneration, bonuses linked to both individual and corporate performance, and (if needed) a relocation package to Limassol, Cyprus.
Main Responsibilities: 
  • Lead and/or participate in Portfolio Management in accordance with a fixed income investment profile approved by the company;
  • Engage in portfolio optimization and scenario analysis, including the delivery of portfolio analytics and investment analysis to the sales desk;
  • Analyze market data and risk with the aim to maximize understanding of market implications and consequently perform fixed income investment and execute trading;
  • Support research projects on portfolio construction and multi-asset class investment strategies;
  • Contribute to the company’s disciplined investment policy and new product development efforts;
  • Collaborate and co-operate with different levels of investment support functions;
  • Analyze and report on portfolio performance, relative to their respective benchmarks;
  • Establish and maintain professional contacts within the fixed income markets to further develop market knowledge and expertise;
  • When required, take part in business development projects and support growth initiates.  
Main Requirements: 
  • Ability to work based on US market trading schedule (working hours and holiday schedule);
  • Higher Education in Applied Mathematics/Econometrics/Statistics/Finance and Investments; 
  • Fluency in English (oral and written) is a must;
  • Good command of Microsoft Office (in particular Excel) and Bloomberg are desirable;
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills – mathematics, econometrics, statistics, computer science;
  • Highly developed communication and presentations skills (preferably prior experience in interaction with investors, both current and potential); 
  • Ability to work under pressure, ability to prioritize and adhere to deadlines;
  • Proven track-record in the respective will be considered an advantage;
  • Ability to work independently and to understand the interactions/decisions on the Desk as a Team.
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Please apply directly via the platform or send your CV and Cover Letter (optional) to recruiting@priorcapital.euMore information can be obtained at www.prior.capital