Job Details

Fixed Income Trader (Asset Management)

Division

Financial Services

Location

New York, New York

Employment Type

Permanent



Top quartile asset management firm with over 50B in assets under management is looking to hire an experienced fixed income trader to trade the corporate bond capital structure across various sectors as well as across IG, HY, and Emerging Markets.  The trader is expected to collaborate with the PM's/Analysts in order to contribute color to the investment process (i.e. timing, strategy, relative value, broader trends).

Job Description:

Compensation : $
Job ID : 5756

Major Responsibilities:

  • Trade the corporate bond capital structure across various sectors and across investment grade, high yield, and emerging markets
  • Work with the PM/Analyst team to determine ideal positioning/security selection
  • Closely follow instructions from a group of Portfolio Managers to implement their strategy
  • Successfully manage orders across various portfolios for clients that have different investment objectives and constraints
  • Contribute color to the investment process – Timing, Strategy, broader trends, relative value
  • Use established network and presence in the marketplace to source liquidity opportunities
  • Handle and expedite the new issue process

Job Requirements:

  • 3-6 years fixed income trading experience
  • Global financials credit background a plus
  • Strong technology background integrating systems and creating process efficiencies
  • Well versed in e-trading platforms and offerings
  • Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and perform in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • History of success in a team environment