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Junior Dealer-Hybrid

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Treasury Dealer-Hybrid

 

Zurich Treasury Services Limited ("ZTS") is an Irish incorporated limited liability company.  It is the Zurich Insurance Group Ltd (ZIG) centre of excellence for the provision of treasury services.  ZTS covers the majority of the Group's treasury related and derivative transactions throughout their lifecycle.
 

ZTS are currently hiring for the position of Junior Dealer. This role is based in the IFSC. 

Your Role


As a Junior Dealer your main responsibilities will include, but not necessarily be limited to, the following:

  • Responsibility for the execution of all required trades in a professional manner.
  • Portfolio-level hedging of Rate, Equity, Credit and Foreign Exchange risk stemming from the various books.  
  • Managing the associated exposures.
  • Price all potential trades and structures in a timely manner including investment opportunities.
  • Managing the daily liquidity positions for the various group companies to ensure there is adequate funding for their developing portfolios.
  • Servicing client foreign exchange requirements (execution hedging on behalf of the customer)
  • Facilitate other customer related business that may arise (e.g. in relation Cash Management agreements, deposit placing and management of client funds). 
  • Develop and manage customer and counterpart relationships (internal, corporate and bank) 
  • Ensuring that trades comply with all approved policies and procedures
  • Take ownership of various Front Office processes and manage associated positions and controls (i.e. strategic monitoring of positions for various Zurich entities).
  • Develop ability to execute required transactions in a professional manner and have the ability to model the trades in the deal capture system. 
  • Gain knowledge and experience in the interest rate & equity derivative markets.  
  • Develop a greater understanding of the pricing of the various structures
  • Quote foreign exchange and money market rates for internal clients.
  • Work closely with the senior managers to develop Front Office experience.
  • Help manage and develop market relationships.
  • Ensure internal clients are provided with accurate and timely information on the trades executed resulting in high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Help in the development of relationships with third party entities ensuring market access for all products when required.
  • Stay abreast of developments across all financial markets as the basis for gaining a greater understanding of the important issues.
  • Take on additional assignments/responsibilities that may arise from time to time
     

Your Skills & Experience

 

As a Junior Dealer your skills and qualifications will include: 

  • Strong undergraduate degree, (relevant Financial Masters, MBA, or CFA preferred, demonstrating excellent logical & quantitative skills).
  • 2-3 years in a similar role
  • Hard-working and dependable, with ability to develop strong working relationships both internally and with clients.
  • Flexibility in work practices and a willingness to meet required deadlines.
  • Display a professional, knowledgeable and service driven approach at all times, client focused.
  • Highly developed communication skills coupled with the ability to work independently while functioning well as part of a team
     

Additional Information

 

Primary work location is IFSC based but occasional travel may be required to other Zurich locations.

If you value an exciting and varied working environment and meet the above requirements, then our recruiter Jemma Doran is looking forward to receiving your application by clicking on the button “Apply online”.

Who we are 

Zurich is one of Ireland's leading insurance companies providing a wide range of general insurance and life insurance products and services. The company employs over 1,000 people across its locations in Dublin and Wexford. 

Zurich is a strong brand – with our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 210 countries and territories to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer our employees flexible working models and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.
 
At Zurich, we foster a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our purpose and values are designed to protect, inspire confidence and help our employees reach their full potential. We value and defend what is right and promote opportunities for equity among our professionals, regardless of gender, disability, LGBTQ +, race, ethnicity, generations, belief, etc. Join Zurich and be part of this culture. Together we are committed to delivering on our purpose - Let’s Create a Brighter Future Together!
 

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