Currency Trader (Treasury) at an Investment Bank

An Investment Bank in Lagos, Nigeria is looking to fill the position below:

Job Title: Currency Trader (Treasury) 

Location: Ikoyi, Lagos

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description

  • Currency Trading:Trading in any asset, including crypto, requires the development of various skills.

Background Responsibilities

  • Operate trading systems, monitor executions and adjust strategy parameters
  • Identify, research, and implement automated trading strategies
  • Coordinate with developers to design and improve trading systems
  • Communicate with other members of the desk to inform risk management and treasury management decisions
  • Pre and post trade analysis to improve current strategies and identify new opportunities in the markets
  • Continuously education yourself on crypto markets, market structure, crypto assets, etc. to help drive ideation and strategy development
  • Work with other traders or developers to automate and improve the operations of the desk.

Desired Qualifications

  • A Degree in Engineering, Economics, Math, Computer Science or a related field
  • 2+ years of trading experience
  • Entrepreneurial drive
  • Detail oriented with the drive to improve every day
  • Ability to work well on a team
  • Strong communication skills to be able to describe sophisticated problems and solutions
  • Experience in Python, Javascript or C++. Artificial intelligence (AI). and Amazon web services will be necessary.
  • Interest in cryptocurrencies and blockchain a bonus
  • Upon completion of training, you will be eligible to trade a company funded account and keep a percentage of the profits.

Application Closing Date

24th May, 2021.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] with the Job Title as the subject of the mail.