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3 Months Bank Contractor, Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities (FICC Sales), Seoul

Seoul, South Korea

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Company Overview

Bank of America is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the marketing name for its international businesses and is a long-established participant in Asia Pacific with a presence since 1947. With 23 offices in 12 geographies, covering nine currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, the company offers an integrated and comprehensive set of products and services across Global Corporate & Investment Banking, Global Markets and Wealth Management, serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and government clients, combining the best of local knowledge and global expertise.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion mission.

Our Business

Global Markets offers sales and trading services, including research, to institutional clients across fixed-income, credit, currency, and commodity and equity businesses. Global Markets product coverage includes securities and derivative products in both the primary and secondary markets. Global Markets provides market-making, financing, securities clearing, settlement and custody services globally to our institutional investor clients in support of their investing and trading activities. We also work with our commercial and corporate clients to provide risk management products using interest rate, equity, credit, currency and commodity derivatives, foreign exchange, fixed-income and mortgage-related products


  • Liaison with middle/back office on trade booking/allocation issues, account openings etc
  • Support traders in various operational tasks such as trade booking and reconciliation
  • Help desk to maintain regulatory requirement
  • Maintain database on trade records
  • Assist across other ad-hoc projects as and when required
  • Prepare supporting information/document
  • Maintain excel spreadsheets/databases
  • Complete research projects as required


  • Bachelor Degree in any of the preferred majors: Economics, Mathematics, and Financial Engineering related
  • High academic achiever with a passion for the markets
  • Finance/Equities background preferred
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent attention to details and ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively in a fast paced environment
  • Must be able to work in a high stress environment and multi task
  • Ability to work independently
  • Proficient in MS Excel & PowerPoint 
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Korean

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer

If you are interested in our position, please apply on our career website ( AND send your application to Your application will not be considered if you fail to follow this procedure.

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136 SEJONGDAE-RO JUNG-GU, Seoul, 04520