Assistant Vice President - Markets (Derivatives Trading) (Night Shift)

  • Not Specified
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
  • 15 Apr 19

Job Summary - To join a new transformed team to operate the After-Hours Trading (“AHT”) Session of the Exchange’s derivatives market. The team is responsible for these key business functions: · Derivatives Trading Operations · Clearing Operations · Clearing Risk Management Operations - To ensure

Job Summary

- To join a new transformed team to operate the After-Hours Trading (“AHT”) Session of the Exchange’s derivatives market. The team is responsible for these key business functions:

· Derivatives Trading Operations

· Clearing Operations

· Clearing Risk Management Operations

- To ensure the trading and clearing activities of the AHT Session are in compliance with established regulations, rules, and operational procedures

- To handle Exchange and Clearing Participants’ enquiries on derivatives trading and clearing related matters

- To support the daily operations of the three key business functions in accordance with established rules, policies, and procedures

- To provide services to Exchange and Clearing Participants, to manage operational risks, and to deal with exceptional cases and contingency situations

- To support new business initiatives, implementation of new products, system & infrastructure enhancements, market microstructure improvement, and other ad-hoc projects.

 This involves:

· Reviewing of policies, rules, procedures, and systems

· Coordinating and executing projects

· Liaising with statutory bodies, internal departments, external business counterparties

· Providing user requirements and conducting users acceptance tests

· Conducting research

- To compile various management reports on market performance

Requirements: (academic/professional qualifications, working experience, special skills, etc)

- University Degree, preferably in Finance, Economics or related disciplines

- Good understanding of the derivatives products, market practices and the trading platform

- Sound knowledge of the derivatives market operations and regulations

- At least 5 years' relevant experience, of which at least 2 years at management level of well-established financial organizations

- Good communication and problem solving skills

- Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, proficiency in Putonghua an advantage

- Proficient with MS Word and Excel- Shift duties required, work experience in night shift is an added advantage

- Less experienced candidates will be considered as Associate

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