Fixed Income Trade Coordinator

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 21 Nov 17 2017-11-21

Fixed Income Trade Coordinator

WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

POSITION
THE COMPANY
Tracing our roots to 1928, Wellington Management Company, LLP is one of the world's largest independent investment management firms. With over US$1 trillion in assets under management as of 31 March 2017, we serve as a trusted adviser to institutional clients and mutual fund sponsors in over 50 countries. Our innovative investment solutions are built on the strength of proprietary, independent research and span nearly all segments of the global capital markets, including equity, fixed income, multi-asset, and alternative strategies. As a private partnership whose sole business is investment management, our long-term views and interests are aligned with those of our clients. We are committed to attracting a talented and diverse workforce, and to fostering an open, collaborative culture of inclusivity because we believe multiple perspectives lead to more informed investment and business decisions. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome people with diverse life experiences, fresh ideas, and specialized subject-matter expertise.

OVERVIEW
Global Fixed Income Trading is seeking to hire a Fixed Income Trade Coordinator located in Hong Kong to provide support for our Global Bond Trading efforts.        

The new Fixed Income Trade Coordinator will be focused primarily on global fixed income sectors, including non-dollar rates and credit, emerging market debt, foreign exchange as well as OTC, Listed and Cleared derivatives.

RESPONSIBILITIES
The primary responsibilities of a Fixed Income Trade Coordinator are:

Ensure the accuracy of executions and allocations for all fixed income transactions

Investigate and resolve any trade discrepancies

Obtain, compile and disseminate pertinent market information

Provide general assistance to traders and portfolio managers. 

Work closely with other Wellington departments to ensure timely and accurate support of client needs

Stay current with news, trends and changes that may impact our trading processes

Assist with the prioritization of systems needs and requirements to help eliminate risk

QUALIFICATIONS
The successful candidate is likely to have a Bachelor's degree with relevant industry experience including knowledge of the fixed income markets and familiarity with trading processes/protocols.  He/she must be organized, diligent and outgoing, with the ability to handle the pressures of a fast-paced trading environment with tight deadlines. The candidate should be self-motivated, possess good interpersonal skills and be comfortable working in a team environment. 

JOB TITLE
Fixed Income Trade Coordinator

JOB FAMILY
Trading

LOCATION
Hong Kong

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at Wellington@icareerhelp.com .