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Head of Trading

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH92939
  • Location: England, UK or Hong Kong
  • Sector: Finance, Commodity Trade Finance & Corporate Banking, Utilities
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 15/08/2016
This vacancy has now expired.
Headquartered in Hong Kong, the top commodity trading firm is looking to expand its operations and coverage to establish a UK entity. The firm is committed to offer a significant opportunity for future upside, career growth and to be a core member of establishing the new operation in UK, backed by substantial support from Hong Kong.

- Oversee customer function, trading activities and sales from both an execution and advisory level

- Effectively manage the trading team to achieve all trading goals and objectives including trade allocation and confirmation; trade matching and settlement; failed trade reporting; trade reconciliation; transaction reporting (regulator); CSA management and reconciliation; position risk monitoring; credit risk monitoring; authorized trading limits monitoring; counterparty risk monitoring

- Oversee all option structuring and execution

- Produce effective reporting for all aspects of trading to ensure effective decision making and risk mitigation is achieved

- Maintain and develop existing counterparty relationships

- Manage dealing lines and their utilization

- Adhere to counterparty SLAs

- Liaison with and reporting to Compliance function and Finance function

- Ensure internal and external performance reviews of the trading team meets required expectation levels

- Familiarity with MetaTrader 4/5 and attendant supporting technologies preferred

- Must be UK resident/citizenship

- At least around 5 years of experience in similar role

For more information about this role please contact our Hong Kong office