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Vice President/Director- Ficc Trading, Precious Metals Options Trader

New York, New York

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the managing of the Global Precious Metals options portfolio in AMRS time zone in close co-operation with EMEA/APAC  teams.
  • A key part of the role will be to actively develop BofA’s presence in the precious metals options markets in AMRS time zone, mainly focused on growing our footprint with both investor and corporate clients for both vanilla and flow exotics products, all executed within the paradigm of global books framework
  • Additionally the role entails coverage in AMRS time zone for other parts of Global Metals business that in co-operation with EMEA/APAC teams should result in providing an comprehensive service for  AMRS based metals business.

Skills and Requirements

  • Min 5 years of experience in a trading role
  • Previous experience in managing market making options portfolio is essential (preferable Precious Metals or FX)
  • Strong macro-economic understanding, knowledge of geopolitics and ability to analyze fundamentals of a market
  • Proficiency in options valuation and implied volatilities theory.
  • Fundamental knowledge in the Metals space is an advantage
  • Experience with managing first generation exotics portfolio a strong preference
  • Client friendly with good presentation skills and enthusiasm to build the franchise by interacting with clients via meetings and phone calls
  • Teamwork-oriented, able to work under pressure

The Team

  • Part of the growing Global Team that consists of multicultural and multinational backgrounds of all levels from Analyst to Managing Director.
  • The desk’s unique position enables a very wide reach across the franchise and gives the candidate great opportunities to grow and develop their risk taking career.
  • The desk is also part of a recent growth initiative push thus giving a candidate a chance to join a fast growing business within the firm.

Job Band:

H4

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the managing of the Global Precious Metals options portfolio in AMRS time zone in close co-operation with EMEA/APAC  teams.
  • A key part of the role will be to actively develop BofA’s presence in the precious metals options markets in AMRS time zone, mainly focused on growing our footprint with both investor and corporate clients for both vanilla and flow exotics products, all executed within the paradigm of global books framework
  • Additionally the role entails coverage in AMRS time zone for other parts of Global Metals business that in co-operation with EMEA/APAC teams should result in providing an comprehensive service for  AMRS based metals business.

Skills and Requirements

  • Min 5 years of experience in a trading role
  • Previous experience in managing market making options portfolio is essential (preferable Precious Metals or FX)
  • Strong macro-economic understanding, knowledge of geopolitics and ability to analyze fundamentals of a market
  • Proficiency in options valuation and implied volatilities theory.
  • Fundamental knowledge in the Metals space is an advantage
  • Experience with managing first generation exotics portfolio a strong preference
  • Client friendly with good presentation skills and enthusiasm to build the franchise by interacting with clients via meetings and phone calls
  • Teamwork-oriented, able to work under pressure

The Team

  • Part of the growing Global Team that consists of multicultural and multinational backgrounds of all levels from Analyst to Managing Director.
  • The desk’s unique position enables a very wide reach across the franchise and gives the candidate great opportunities to grow and develop their risk taking career.
  • The desk is also part of a recent growth initiative push thus giving a candidate a chance to join a fast growing business within the firm.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21081395

Band: H4

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jessica Jonas

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
ONE BRYANT PARK, NY, New York, 10036