Options Trader

The Responsibilities

Functional Overview:

 

The primary responsibility of the Options Trader is to assist all trading activities on both the US Rates vanilla and exotic options desks, as well as manage the overall risk exposures of the portfolios. 

 

Role Summary:

 

The role will be working closely with the Head of the Options Trading desk in the US to carry out all below role responsibilities.

 

Role Responsibilities:

 

  • Assist for the overall trading activities of the Options trading business, including but not limited to:
    • Timely, accurate and fair pricing and execution of  the business’ product range;
    • Daily risk management of the business’ books using appropriate hedging instruments;
    • Accurate, complete and timely booking and recording of the business’ transactions;
    • Daily review of the activities of the business and reconciliation of its P&L and risk;
    • Improve upon desk effectiveness in various as well as improve RV tools via system development.
    • Effectively promote the business internally as well as externally to further serve our client needs.
    • Provide global marketing team with insightful commentary as well as trade ideas.

 

Role Qualifications:

 

  • Must be licensed with FINRA Series 7 & 63
  • Minimum 2 years of Options trading experience
  • Minimum of Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Must be a self-starter and extremely motivated

 

 
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