Junior Financial Products Analyst

Our client is a leading Financial Investment company, we are seeking for their Nicosia office to recruit a Junior Financial Products Analyst

The ideal candidate needs to have a finance related education and either a CFA qualification or in the process of obtaining CFA.

Job Description

  • Ensuring that clients have access to up-to-date market and pricing information
  • Obtaining pricing from Liquidity providers
  • Monitoring the functioning of all trading systems and platforms
  • Monitoring spreads and their competitiveness on a daily basis
  • Monitoring and maintaining the costs related to the tradable instruments (swaps, commissions, spreads etc.) in line with the market standards
  • Performing competitive analysis on all products and highlighting potential improvements
  • Analyzing and preparing for new products
  • Keeping up to date with market information and monitoring trends in all instruments with emphasis on news announcements, earnings releases, and corporate actions
  • Updating and supporting colleagues from other departments as necessary

 Required Skills & Experience

  • University / College graduate in Finance, Economics or equivalent
  • 1 year experience in either a financial institution or brokerage firm
  • CFA qualification or studying towards CFA will be considered an advantage
  • Good knowledge of Financial Markets with emphasis on FX, Equities, and Futures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Excel
  • Working knowledge of different trading platforms (MT4, MT5) are considered an advantage

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related bonus
  • Private health insurance
  • Private pension insurance