SMBC Capital Markets is a derivatives trading company since 1988 based in New York City, with offices in London and Hong Kong. SMBC CM is an established derivatives dealer with a broad product portfolio, with specific emphasis on interest rates and foreign exchange.
SMBC’s Capital Markets is looking for a Market Risk Analyst to work in our Portfolio Analysis Department. The position is on the trading floor and the work environment is fast paced. The person will have direct contact with front office (traders and marketers). Training is on the job.
The Portfolio Analysis Group works on the following products: OTC products such as interest & fx swaps, FRAs, options, exotic products, commodity derivatives as well as exchange traded products such as treasury bonds, interest rate futures & options, currency futures, treasury futures & options. They trade in all major currencies: USD, EUR, JPY, GBP, CAD etc.
1-3 years experience in a market risk or similar position in the financial industry
Recent graduates as well as candidates with 1 or 2 years of experience
Candidates with Math / Engineering / science background preferred.
Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Quantitative Finance/Computation, Finance/Math Finance or closely related field. Combination of finance and mathematics preferred.
Strong communication and analytical skills
Strong multitasker with the ability to work several projects/issues at one time
10%::1-3 years experience in a market risk or similar position in the financial industry
40%::Financial derivative product knowledge.
20%::Good analytical skills