May 17, 2018

Junior Trader Jobs - Citi Bank

  • Citi Group
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Full time Banking and Financial Services Jobs

Job Description

Job Title:  Junior Trader – Citi Bank

Company Name: Citi Group

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Job Summary: The Citi Bank Junior Trader will;

Serve as the a trader on the Middle East Trading desk

Quote GCC FX and IRS markets and manage trading book efficiently

Provide price support in GCC and G10/EM markets to customer flow, corporate solutions and investor sales desk and capture maximum flows

Explore trading opportunities in the Middle East region

Undertake client visits in the region to explore the trading opportunities with FI and Corporate clients

Regularly provide updated GCC market daily commentary and run on CitiFX Wire


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Achieve profit target by trading GCC FX and Interest Rate Products
  • Maintain the bank as a top FX and rates market maker in GCC Market
  • Risk Management in risk taking position
  • Provide pricing services to front line business units and various sales teams across the globe
  • Provide market information to facilitate business strategies
  • Enhance FX franchise development


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • The Citi Bank Junior Trader must hold a Bachelor’s degree or above, preferably with major in Economics, Finance or related discipline
  • Good understanding in financial markets and treasury operations
  • Fluent in both spoken and written English and Arabic
  • Good presentation, negotiation and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • High proficiency in professional computer applications


Personal Competencies:

  • Prompt reaction to market/ regulatory changes
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Decisive, mature, professional and objective when dealing with others
  • Focused, results-oriented and able to get things accomplished
  • Flexibility - the desk works from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 9 pm and will need the candidate to work in shifts
  • Arabic language skills are an advantage for this role

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