Fixed Income Sales Trader

Department: Hedging Products
Reports to: SVP, Hedging

The Fixed Income Sales Trader position requires an individual who is results-oriented with the ability to function effectively in a high performing team environment with minimal supervision.

Essential Job Functions Include:

  • Identify business opportunities and optimize product performance/engagement
  • Communicate product strategy and solutions to clients and internal stakeholders
  • Structure, price and transact interest rate swaps with client base consisting of community banks
  • Prepare interest rate swap marketing material
  • Prepare counter-party credit approval requests for trade desk transactions
  • Analyze credit approval memos for compliance with key risk and credit parameters
  • Perform high level review of legal documents to ensure the required sections are complete
  • Partner with major business units (Marketing, Sales, and Operations) to support work-flows
  • Perform transaction execution and documentation
  • Analyze and mine both structured and unstructured data to drive product development
  • Undertake ad-hoc projects related to job function

Skills Required:

  • Must have experience transacting fixed income or other capital markets trades, Bloomberg terminal knowledge a plus
  • Strong analytical skills, exceptional, timely and accurate completion of work
  • Quick study and assimilation of complex data
  • Good written and oral communication skills, ability to interact with community banking clients and broker-dealer community
  • Able to deliver data-driven insights to support business decisions
  • Able to track and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
  • Comfortable communicating cross-functionally with employees from all levels of the organization
  • Solid understanding of financial analysis and ability to review loan presentations

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, or economics preferred
  • Minimum 5-7 years banking, finance, credit and/or CRE mortgage related work experience required
  • Derivatives and/or Fixed Income trade desk experience required
  • Spreadsheet macros, database query and data analysis skills
  • Experience with credit approval process

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

The physical demands/work environment described here is a representation of what must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand or sit; use hands/arms/fingers to handle, feel or reach, talk/hear, position self to move and have visual acuity to determine accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned. The employee may be required to lift and /or move up to 25 pounds. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

To Apply:

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PCBB is an equal opportunity employer and will consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, religious creed, disability (mental and physical), medical condition, genetic information, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local law.