ROLE DESCRIPTION AND PURPOSE

BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPPAM) is the investment management arm of BNP Paribas, one of the world’s major financial institutions.  BNPPAM offers a diverse range of investment management strategies to institutional clients.  Our teams understand that our investment decisions have the potential to make a difference to our clients’ lives and this is why we say: investing means the world to us.

We have an excellent opportunity for a Multi Asset trader in our China office, based in Shanghai. Individual will be responsible for the day- to- day execution of orders identified by Portfolio Management on a variety of asset classes.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Strong trading expertise on either Equity or Fixed Income products. Working knowledge across the following broad based list of products:
    • Equities: A and H-shares.
    • Fixed Income: China Inter Bond Market.
    • FX Spot / Forward / Swaps / Options.
    • OTC Derivatives: IRS, CDS, ILS, TRS, Swaptions.
    • Manage relationships with Investment teams.
  • Seek optimal client satisfaction through execution, communication, and relationships.
    • Play an integral part on a ‘valued added’ basis to investment process by leveraging market knowledge and counterparty contact to improve performance and influence outcomes.
    • Gather and report market intelligence to Portfolio Management teams.
  • Manage relationships with brokers / counterparties.
    • Maintain and develop strong, transparent and constructive relationships with brokers to obtain the best service for the firm’s clients.

KEY INTERNAL / EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS

  • Internal: GTF APAC, Portfolio Managers, Risk and Compliance Teams
  • External: Brokers, Vendors (eg, Hundsun), Regulators

ROLE REQUIREMENTS

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • 5-10 years trading experience on Equities, Fixed Income, Forex, and Derivatives preferred.
  • AMAC and SAC certification.
  • Strong computer skills, with advanced skills in Excel and Wind API.
  • Ability to extract data from trading platforms.
  • Formulate, analyze data and perform quantitative analysis from large data set.
  • Proficiency in trading platforms such as Hundsun.
  • Strong culture of compliance and risk management.
  • Bachelor’s degree or above from top level universities, major in Finance, Accounting or a related discipline coupled with excellent academic credentials.
  • Proficient Mandarin and English language skills essential.
  • Have not been banned from entry into securities market

ESSENTIAL SKILLS/COMPETENCIES (TECHNICAL / BEHAVIOURAL / LEADERSHIP)

  • Analytical skills: Identifies all aspects of a subject and examines them in a critical way to construct a broad point of view.
  • Accuracy: Constantly attentive to the precision and thoroughness of the information sent and to the quality of the work.
  • Risk Management: Detects, analyzes and measures risks relating to activities in the organization and marketplace.
  • Communication skills: Expresses his / her messages, both orally and in writing, in an effective, organized way.
  • Teamwork: Knows how to work in a team and/or across teams, acts bearing common interests and respect for fellow team members.
  • Taking Initiative: Works proactively and independently, implementing work processes, ideas and solutions.
  • Results-Driven: Seeks to achieve the objectives set within the defined timeframe, continuously seeks optimum performance.
Primary Location
CN-31-Shanghai
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Job
FINANCIAL AND TECHNICAL EXPERTISE
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 5 years
Schedule
Full-time
Reference
IC 000075


Discover the different professions within BNP Paribas: Financing and Investment

Working in a financing and investment role at BNP Paribas involves supporting our corporate clients - from start-ups to the largest corporates - and institutions to develop their business strategies and to support their investment and project funding within local markets as well as internationally.

Find out more

Why should I apply?

Basically, why would you want to join BNP Paribas over any other company?

BECAUSE YOU'RE THE KIND OF PERSON WHO WANTS...

  • What if we told you that working in our Group may not be quite what you think? BNP Paribas business lines and careers are constantly evolving to meet the expectations of our clients and society as a whole.

  • Feeling good about your job means bringing your whole self to work and being who you are. It’s also about having the resources you need to achieve a healthy work-life balance. Both of these are major commitments at BNP Paribas.

  • At BNP Paribas, developing your skills is as important to us as it is to you. And the skills you learn with us will help you through the rest of your working life.

Find out more