Saturday , March 6 2021

BlackRock Internship – Trading Director

Website Blackrock

Job Description:

BlackRock’s Fixed Income team manages more than $1 trillion in global fixed income assets across index, active long-only, alternative, and liability driven strategies. The platform offers fixed income investors one of the industry’s broadest arrays of investment choices across model-based and fundamental investment styles.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Dealing with day-to-day administrative issues in support of trading activities and liaison with trading operations
  • Pro-actively contribute to the investment process to both reduce transaction costs and identify alpha opportunities
  • Ad hoc project work
  • Monitor market activity in areas of specialization and provide feedback to portfolio managers
  • Supporting portfolio managers in terms of information flow, trade ideas, and data requests
  • Provide ‘best execution’ across a range of instruments (HY bonds, Bank Loans, converts, equities and credit derivatives)
  • Manage orders and trade flow in a logical risk-controlled manner with a high sensitivity to fiduciary responsibilities

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated interest in global capital markets, specifically with reference to Leveraged Finance products
  • Effective communication skills and demonstrated ability to work with multiple partners and stakeholders
  • Strong work ethic with significant level of self-motivation, discipline, organization and attention to detail
  • Highly computer literate, with advanced spreadsheet-based skills (Advanced Excel, VBA, MATLAB)
  • 10+ years of credit trading experience is needed
  • Strong understanding of bond mathematics, credit risk factors and implications for risk management
  • Enthusiastic and positive approach to market challenges
  • High intellectual capacity and analytical mindset

Job Details:

Company: Blackrock

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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