About Bank of America
Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.
Connecting Asia Pacific to the world
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES COVERED BY THESE AREAS:
Front office role on the US Credit Trading team in Hong Kong. You will be working in a dynamic and busy trading floor environment. You will be responsible for the administrative tasks of the team, including trade data capture, analysis and communication of the data and analysis. You will be expected to develop a deep understanding of the US Credit flow market, which is critical to our role of product manager. You will be expected to learn trading, including profitable market making, appropriate risk management, electronic trading and client service. When your trading skills and product knowledge are good enough, you will be begin direct client interactions to assist sales deepen client relationships. Our overarching goal is to develop the BAC US Credit flow trading franchise in Asia to be universally regarded as best in class.
Qualifications/Skills Ideally you:
Have a bachelors or master’s degree in business or technical area (e.g. STEM related degrees, computer science) Have very strong communication and interpersonal skills. Will develop the confidence to work independently when senior trader is travelling. Have (or can develop) a clear, loud speaking voice Thrive working in high pressure environments. Able to communicate precisely under high pressure environment. Are very detail oriented, and can work accurately under time pressure. Are naturally curious, particularly about markets and global macro events. Have or can develop disciplined, decisive behavior/mindset (important for trading) Have the mindset and leadership of improving desk operation and trade analysis Have experience (academic or professional) with data manipulation and analysis; words, charts, tables, etc.
English Fluency is essential
Mandarin is highly desired
Other Asian languages (particularly Japanese or Cantonese) a plus
Bank of America is an equal opportunity employer.
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