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SENIOR TRADER (Capital Markets) – become FUNCTIONAL CONSULTANT with GLOBAL Trading Tech business – R1.3Mil, Sandton JHB

Job Title: SENIOR TRADER (Capital Markets) – become FUNCTIONAL CONSULTANT with GLOBAL Trading Tech business – R1.3Mil, Sandton JHB
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Johannesburg
Salary: R1.3Mil/annum CTC
Contact Name: Ashleigh Watermeyer
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2018 15:33

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a SENIOR/HEAD TRADER who is passionate about technology and FINANCIAL MARKETS to join a Global Trading Technology Vendor. You will play the role of Functional Expert, providing technical advice to leading financial institutions on the optimal use of globally recognised TRADING PRODUCTS.

**You will need to have experience working with a trading & risk management system, capital market instruments (listed & OTC) & multiple asset classes Front to back. Strong knowledge of Derivatives, Equities, Fixed Income, Forex, Interest rates and treasury funding knowledge**

This PRINCIPAL TRADING FUNCTIONAL CONSULTANT position is SANDTON, JHB based and is paying 1,3Mil/annum.

They are a GLOBAL CONSULTANCY & TECHNOLOGY VENDOR whose CAPITAL MARKETS & INVESTMENT BANKING team is the top consulting team in South Africa. The team houses a mix of very knowledgeable technical specialists and financial markets experts. Benefits include extensive training, access to a global body of knowledge, professional certifications, international project exposure, and 25 days paid leave per annum.

As a TRADING FUNCTIONAL CONSULTANT, you will apply your FINANCIAL MARKETS EXPERTISE, and provide advisory services to major financial institutions on their use of trading technology. As a functional consultant you will need to utilize your trading product knowledge to advise on systems implementations and customizations, and duties will include interfacing with clients, gathering business requirements, and developing functional systems specifications.

• Relevant University Degree (Finance, Engineering or Technology)
• 10+ years Capital Markets Experience
• System implementation experience  - Trading & Risk Management software
• Client- facing experience
• Excellent Knowledge of Financial Instruments (both listed and OTC)
• Strong interest in Technology

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:

Ashleigh Watermeyer or ash [at]
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