Junior Fixed Income Trader within the Electronic Trading Desk

THE JOB

Electronic Trading is part of CFD and Listed Products. The department consists of 12 employees and its overall purpose is to offer Saxo Bank’s clients a global coverage throughout asset classes and time zones, adding value to the clients trading experience.

As our new Fixed Income Trader / Specialist you will be part of the wider Electronic Trading Team but have bond trading and ongoing collaboration with our Head of Fixed Income as your primary focus.

Your main responsibilities will be to ensure the smooth running of our much acclaimed online bond offering, to service clients that require access to the desk to trade, to provide quotes and to help with trade related queries.

Among other tasks, you will be responsible for:

  • Bond trading
  • Monitoring of the fully automated online bond trading platform
  • Dialogue with an extensive network of global counterparts
  • Assist and offer expert support to our client facing colleagues as well as to clients directly
  • Solve fixed income project tasks related to our back office/ middle office/ risk management
  • Help the Head of Fixed Income and the Electronic trading desk on day to day tasks

 You will interact with major banks, technology, liquidity providers, clients globally and colleagues throughout the organisation.

YOUR PROFILE

The preferred candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Student Assistant experience from a trading/sales desk in a markets or investment bank environment, preferably from a fixed income desk or an electronic trading desk
  • A natural interest and deep understanding of financial markets
  • A deep understanding of bonds and other asset classes
  • You have just graduated or about to graduate with a degree relevant to finance
  • A natural interest and master of  structured data approach
  • Fluent in Danish and English
  • Familiarity with front-office trading applications and experience in Excel, PowerPoint.

 AS A PERSON YOU

  • Are an adaptive and fast learner
  • Thrive within a fast moving and, at times, hectic environment with an undogmatic and direct form of communication
  • Good at handling several tasks at the same time without compromising detail
  • Have a personal drive and ambition that helps you keep pace and push yourself and others to achieve the desired targets

 WE OFFER

  • A chance to join a truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you grow personally and professionally.
  • An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, very ambitious and, at the same time, informal and pleasant working environment.
  • An attractive salary plus benefits package, including bonus scheme.

 

 For further information about the position please contact Rick Godinho, Head of Electronic Trading or Simon Fasdal, Head of Fixed Income.

Location:
Copenhagen
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Full-time
Working days:
Day
Contact person:
Simon Fasdal
Tel: +45 3977 4109
Company homepage:
http://www.saxobank.com