Bestjobs South Africa

Don't miss any news or updates from BestJobs

Not now Allow
  • Description

  • Our client is a small Investment Company based in Century City

    They are seeking Dealer (perm)

    Your Role will include the following but not limited to:

     Dealing/ Trade Execution:

    o Across multiple asset classes (equity, fixed income, foreign exchange, money markets, structured derivatives).

    o Pre-trade and post-trade checks including signing off trade term sheets and ISDA contracts.

     Pricing:

    o Pricing of derivative structures using internal valuation models/systems.

     Administration and Reporting:

    o Collation and reporting of daily MTM valuations as well as monthly and adhoc client reporting. Including performance attribution and return analysis.

     Stakeholder Relationship Management:

    o Maintain and build relationships with market-makers, service providers and clients.

     Financial Market and Product Research

     Supervision of and sign-off on correctness of administrator(s) processing, recording, reporting and related compliance matters.

     Adhere to service level agreements. (Internal and external)

     Adhere to internal controls and procedures in place.

     Professional verbal and written communication and reporting to clients. (Internal and external)

     A thorough understanding of and compliance with the Pension Fund Act, Fund Rules and Income Tax Act and any other relevant legislative requirements.

     Investigate, resolve and respond to ad hoc operational requirements, internal and external.

     Identify and inform Management of any issues. (Escalation)

    Handle all internal and external client requests and enquiries in a professional manner

    The teams core derivatives focus covers the following:

     Multi-Asset Capital Protected Investments

     Absolute Return Investments

     Efficient Portfolio Management Strategies

     Risk Hedging Strategies

     Alpha Transport and Yield Enhancement Strategies

     Collateral / Margin Optimisation

     Team liaison between portfolio manager and the investment team

     Performance reporting

     Data collection from various service providers

     Updating stock sheets, both local and international

     Report generation

     Other general duties

    Provide Manager with input on the team members training needs on business processes and systems.

     A relevant tertiary qualification will be advantageous

     A well-qualified Quantitative profile strong in Maths / Stats (Actuarial, Masters in Maths etc) will be advantageous

     Studying towards a CFA/FRM or open to studying CFA

     Candidate should have 3-5 years investments / financial industry experience within an Asset manager or Investment Bank (Product control role or similar)

     Knowledge and Skills

     Proficiency in MS Office (word, excel, power point)

     Qualified FAIS Representative (RE5) is beneficial

  • Requirements

  • Minumun level of education: Diploma /Bachelor's/ N6
  • Years of experience: 5
  • Language(s): English
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No
  • People with disabilities: Yes

Similar ads

Job summary

  • Dealer

  • City of Cape Town, Western Cape

  • Company

    Indima Recruitment
  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

  • Work type

    Full Time

  • Apply now