BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 192,000 employees – including more than 146,000 in Europe and over 4,000 in Portugal alone.
BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.
Within BNP Paribas’ CIB, Global Markets (GM) offers a broad range of products and services in the global interest rate, credit, currency, Equities & commodities markets. GM helps clients in finding effective ways to raise and invest capital as well as manage exposure to risk. The client base comprises of hundreds of corporations, institutional investors, banks, governments and supranational organizations. GM has the scale and reach to conduct business anywhere in the world and deliver products denominated in almost all of the world’s currencies. GM’s global network encompasses more than 3000 professionals working on our six main trading floors in London, Hong Kong, New York, Paris, Singapore and Tokyo. They are supported by regional offices throughout Europe, the Americas, Middle East and Asia-Pacific.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Based in Lisbon, Equity Derivatives (EQD) Structuring staff is in charge of:
Pricing of complex structured derivatives products across different asset classes (equities, rates, commodities etc.)
Generation of investment product Ideas, themes and solutions for Sales and Clients.
Communication with Stake - holders (Sales, Trading, Middle – Office), to improve daily business functions and resolve issues.
Operational BAU: Ability to intervene whenever needed to resolve Operaional issues
Contain Operational Risk: Through enforcing guidelines and nurturing a doubt/risk aware mind set
Degree holder or equivalent with minimum of 1 years relevant experience in EQD
Strong Understanding of Financial products and Derivatives
Behaviour and mind set to reflect the core values of the team: A passion for excellence, promote collaboration, commitment for trust, entrepreneurial spirit, courage, communication and exemplarity
Ability to work independently
Solid knowledge of MS Office suite; knowledge of VBA, Alteryx and Bloomberg are a plus
Programming languages (Python, C++ etc.) would be a plus
Excellent communication skills
Fluency in English (French, Italian, German, would be a plus)
Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.