Job Description: About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:
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 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. 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 23 offices 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. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion.
Position Description We are seeking a sharp candidate who is quantitative, analytical, proactive, a team player, able to work under pressure and to tight time constraints and has excellent attention to detail. This position requires daily liaison with many different groups across the organization and so, candidates must have a high level of communication and interpersonal skills. This is a trade support role and the candidate must demonstrate maturity and have a good understanding in the derivatives sales and trading flows. The ideal candidate should have at least 5-6 years of trade support experience in a reputable Investment Bank.
Provide operational support for OTC Products
Ensure transactions are booked into the trading system timely and reconciled accurately.
Provide satisfactory resolution to client queries and manage client expectations.
Support the Sales and Trading Desks by investigating and resolving issues and enquiries related to trade processing, bookings and breaks etc.
Work closely with Operations and Client Services to ensure timely settlement of trades.
Devise proactively control procedures to prevent operational risk to the firm.
Manage ad-hoc projects and liaise with both internal/external counterparts in different regions
Problem solving skills
Degree qualification is essential
Proficiency in MS Product Suite i.e. Excel, Word etc
Bloomberg, Reuters and corporate action processing knowledge preferable
VBA & SQL programming skills highly preferable
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.