Cargill Sr Trader - FTG in Singapore

Sr Trader - FTG


Position Purpose & Summary

To trade FX, Rates, Equity and Credit markets on behalf of Financial Trading Group (FTG). The incumbent is expected to have a thorough understanding of financial instruments across these different asset classes. The job would be split into independent handling of execution of the desk trades with different counterparties, and independently pursuing own trading strategies compatible with the overall book.

Principal Accountabilities

35% Responsible for professional execution of all desk trades across different asset classes, ensuring minimum slippage and execution errors.

Independently handle counterparty interactions and resolve transactional issues with them.

15% Maintaining the database for all transactions, daily reporting of P&L etc

50% Pursue independent trading strategies that complement the portfolio and augment the desk P&L.


Education, Experience, Skills

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • University degree or MOOC equivalents

  • 3 – 5 years experienced trader with execution experience across different asset classes

  • Ability to code in different programming environments including Python (strong evidence of proficiency required)

  • Should be numerate with a good grasp of mathematics/ statistics

  • Strong inter-personal skills and ability to interact in a positive way with a broad range of people is a big plus

Preferred Qualifications

  • Evidence of independent profitable trading in any of the asset classes listed above would be a plus

  • Coding proficiency in programming languages in addition to Python

Job Trading & Merchandising

Primary Location Singapore

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: SIN01679