On behalf of our client, an investment firm based in Larnaca, we are looking for a Head of Trading to join their expanding team. The Ideal candidate will have extensive experience within the forex industry and a deep understanding of trading.
- Oversee the daily and cumulative exposures of all trading actives to ensure they are within Policy limits
- Build deep partnerships with external vendors and bank and non-bank liquidity providers to ensure optimized liquidity, reduced risk and efficient execution
- Identify, develop and launch new growth opportunities including but not limited to geographical regions, products and client segments
- Provide strategic input to senior management regarding the business
- Meet all compliance and regulatory requirements
- Ensure all trading desk procedures and processes are in place and complied with
- 5-10 years of experience in a similar position
- Significant trading experience with deep understanding of risk monitoring, Client facing tools (price discovery, execution, workflow and post trade) and electronic trading/aggregation platforms.
- Experience in trading - preferably futures and/or commodities.
- Solid understanding of all post trade activities
- Superior analytical and problem solving skills with a passion to get things done a self-starter with demonstrated ability to take initiative and work independently.
- Outstanding ability to focus on core issues and attention to detail with swift execution in a fast paced environment.
- Experience managing or building a team