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Graduate Program in Foreign Exchange (18 months)

Schedule Full time
Job Function Business Development
Level of experience Beginner
Apply REF: 1 B000196

Description of the assignment

During the program we offer you
• Interesting tasks and the possibility to take on responsibility in our Foreign Exchange Sales Team (FX Sales)
• The opportunity to improve your technical knowledge as well as your soft skills and to work with a wide community of international professionals (trading, structuring and research teams, etc.)
• Daily interactions with Institutional and Corporate clients

Main activities
• Selling and covering within BNP Paribas FX products range such as Spots, Outrights, Swaps, Basic and Exotic Options as well as Structured Investment Products
• Provide technical and modelling analyses
• Using available IT systems in a reliable way
• Contribute to Cross selling
• Promote the firms brands
• Contribute to perfect cooperation with Fixed Income in Switzerland and Globally
• Serve our clients base
• Attend relevant training courses to maintain appropriate regulatory, product and technical skills
• Supplying Structuring, Trading and Research with markets / clients information


Searched profile
• Recently graduated from University with a Master’s Degree in Banking, Economics, Finance or Mathematics
• Good understanding and a genuine interest for financial markets (derivatives, financial market instruments, etc.)
• Preferably with a first banking experience, ideally within IB division
• Entrepreneurial spirit and a dynamic personality
• Self-motivation combined with a strong team spirit and fast-learning attitude
• Ability to work under pressure in a dynamic and international environment

Behavioural competencies
• Adaptability
• Ability to collaborate/ teamwork
• Organizational skills
• Active listening
• Communication skills - oral & written
• Client focus
• Decision making
• Resilience

Transversal competencies
• Analytical Ability

Business competencies
• Commercial development and customer relationships
• Financial Markets
• Fluency in English (our primary working language), in French and German, Swiss German is an advantage
• Strong IT knowledge (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Bloomberg, VBA and Reuters are an advantage

Primary Location: CH-ZH-ZurichJob Type: Fixed TermJob: SALES DEVELOPMENTEducation Level: Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)Experience Level: BeginnerSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Decision Making, Organizational skills, Resilience, Active listening, Communication skills - oral & written, Client focused, AdaptabilityTransversal competency: Analytical AbilityReference: 1 B000196