Vice President with Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC in New York, New York.
Work Schedule: 40 hours per week (9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
Duties: Vice President with Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC in New York, New York. Make markets for customers and transact in spot Foreign Exchange markets. Use of interest rate futures, FX forwards, and FX options to manage risk. Advise clients in the execution and risk management of block and exceptional trades. Work with sales to advise on and pitch trade ideas and distribute axes to clients. Work with engineering and quants to improve tools and systematic risk management infrastructure. Provide market color and macroeconomic insights to internal and external customers. Increase market share through client acquisition, building a strong franchise and training/developing junior traders to support business expansion. Manage inventory and price new trades on an on-going basis. Track central bank activity and communication and providing detailed analysis and opinions on expected future actions to both our sales force and client base.
Job Requirements: Bachelor’s degree (U.S. or equivalent) in Economics, Finance or related field. Four (4) years of experience in the job offered or in a related position in the finance industry. Must have four (4) years of experience with: demonstrating understanding of macro fundamentals, economic indicators, and monetary policy; developing relationships and communicating regularly with senior traders at leading hedge funds, real money, and corporate clients; speaking in front of a sophisticated audience and fielding complex, in-depth questions; trading foreign exchange and interest rate markets; executing and managing large block risk; understanding of market structure and acceptable spreads; utilizing external (Bloomberg) tools to provide market insight; must be willing to work with internal market analysis tools, but no knowledge of proprietary tools is required pre-hire; production track record of at least $10 million per year in trading of relevant Foreign exchange products; modeling and predicting future action of central banks via deconstructing short rate paths and understanding/tracking central bank communication; utilizing knowledge of systematic trading strategies to optimization execution; interfacing with clients to assist in implementation of specific risk management intentions; and working with trading desks to improve understanding of market dynamic and liquidity in foreign exchange products. Travel required 10-15% of the time to speak with and advise clients and to help with global coverage and to meet with clients
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