BUSINESS OVERVIEW :
Candidate that will join Mexico’s Trading team based in Mexico City and will be responsible for running the Mbono book (local denominated government debt) and maintaining / increasing Citibanamex’s local and global franchise.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :
As a trader on the desk, the selected candidate will :
Market-make and provide liquidity in MBono issuances to the Citi’s global clients. Work closely with sales to maximize revenue opportunities and strengthen Citi’s franchise.
Deliver consistent and competitive pricing, as well as appropriate content in the form of ideas, axes, runs and market-colour.
Conduct prudent risk-management of the portfolio, including identify short-term and longer term-risks, dynamically hedge exposures, and remain within prescribed risk-
limits. Work closely with partner functions like market-risk, finance, operations, compliance, technology etc. to ensure proper portfolio management.
Coach and mentor the junior traders on the desk and help to develop their trading competencies.
Operate with the highest ethical standards and practice responsible finance. Adhere to Citi’s Code of Conduct and all business specific policies.
Ensure compliance with trading limits and controls as set by the business.
CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS :
The ideal candidate will have the following experience, skills and qualities :
Around 5 years of relevant experience on the local corporate sector, whether in corporate local debt markets, Debt Capital Markets or structured finance, in order to perfectly understand the different sectors and credit profiles of the extensive securities that trade at the local corporate bond market.
An exceptional track record in a profit generating business area, with a demonstrated ability to generate revenues from smart disciplined and well-
measured risk taking around core franchise activity.
Highly motivated and result-oriented individual. Ability to operate in a structured environment and perform under pressure.
Good communicator and strong team player who can function effectively within a global team.
Well-rounded understanding of global markets, in-depth knowledge of global and local Fixed Income products and Debt Capital Markets, strong quantitative and analytical abilities.
Education Level : Bachelor's or Engineering Degree (mathematics, economics, finance, industrial engineering) Master’s degree in business administration, management or similar recommended.
Fluent english recommended.