We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated team member, who thrives in a fast-paced environment, and is excited to make meaningful contributions to the Structured Products team.
Key objective of the team is to focus on structured products solutions & derivatives across different asset classes to best express Bank???s view, in this ever-changing market environment.
As a Structured Product Advisor, the key responsibility is to actively generate actionable investment ideas to take advantage of prevailing market environment. Such solutions/ideas could be Equity-underlying focused, or hybrid with other asset classes including credit, commodities and interest rates.
The role involves active marketing of such ideas/solutions to Front Office sales including Relationship Managers and Investment Consultants (IC).
The ideal candidate should be a self-starter with creative mindset and good marketing skills to promote such ideas/solutions, with the ultimate objective to grow thematic and non-flow structured product
Core responsibility is to generate actionable structured product investment ideas to express view of Bank???s research. Such ideas can be in the form of thematic top-down solutions, or bottom-up non-flow solutions. The focus is on innovation and creative solutions that best represent a certain theme in any prevailing market environment, with the ultimate aim to grow structured product business.
The role involves preparing marketing materials for periodic Bank-wide focused launches.
In searching and development of innovative solutions, the Advisor is expected to work closely with other teams within IAS across different asset class, as well as with external structured product counterparties.
Part of the responsibility of the team is to manage the process and control of all structured product & derivatives trades, to ensure marketing guidelines and product suitability.
Advisor will have to actively utilize data analytics to further increase the penetration of targeted advisory on such thematic solutions distribution.
Advisor is expected to effectively communicate relevant market information and investment ideas to internal stakeholders, through regular presentations in various channels to the Front Office.
Advisor has to manage after-sales process, including performance monitoring & update on such thematic ideas.
Advisor has to ensure compliance with all internal and regulatory policies and procedures are adhered to
Participate in IAS (sales trading) department???s business initiatives and process changes.
Responsible for enhancements of existing structured product platform-related issues
Candidate should possess minimum 10 ??? 12 years of relevant structured product and/or derivatives experience in sell-side or buy-side institution.
An ideal candidate is someone with experience in structuring ideas and/or marketing of non-flow solutions in a Private Bank environment. Experience in a multi-asset class role an added plus.
Candidate must demonstrate previous experience in managing active client (internal or external) engagement in an Advisory role
Excellent communication & interpersonal skills required.
Fluent in English, Proficiency in Chinese (Cantonese & Mandarin)
Minimum Bachelor???s degree in Business, Finance, Economics, Engineering or relevant disciplines.