- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- New York City
Macro Structuring Analyst - 90231360
Primary Location:US-New York-745 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY
Posting Range:8 Apr 2019 - Ongoing
Macro Structuring Analyst
New York, NY
Macro Structuring is a team within Markets which focuses on client solutions across FX and Rates. Clients include corporations (manufacturing, transportation, etc.), investment funds (hedge funds, endowment funds, mutual funds etc.), and financial institutions (banks, pensions, insurance companies, etc.). The team partners closely with both Sales and Trading to deliver tailored solutions to clients across asset classes, ensuring that we deliver valuable content for clients while committing to the firm’s values and maximizing returns.
Work in a high-intensity, results-oriented, team environment as part of the Macro Structuring team in New York. Interact closely with counterparts in other regions and products where appropriate. This role provides the opportunity to make a strong immediate contribution for applicants who are pro-active, tenacious and eager to learn about multiple products and clients. The team works with the sales, trading and research teams as well as business managers and infrastructure partners. Although this role is in Macro Structuring working across FX and Rates and across a range of client types, it will be primarily focused on FX business with corporate and institutional clients
What will you be doing?
• Point person for pricing and showing a weekly flow of structured FX trade ideas for key corporate clients.
• Support the business development efforts of Corporate and Institutional FX Sales
Perform quantitative analysis of client risk portfolios and trading strategies
Assemble structures and price transactions using Barclays technology
Look for ways to replicate successful trades with additional clients
• Working with FX Derivatives Trading, help research, generate, and market trade ideas.
What we’re looking for:
Undergraduate or Masters degree
• 1+ years related experience in a financial institution or firm
• 1+ years experience in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
Skills that will help you in the role:
Strong team player – flexibility and willingness take on responsibilities that serve the team’s overall output
• Proven analytical ability (statistics and coding experience would be a plus)
• Initiative and curiosity – the desire to help drive the agenda
• Well organized with strong attention to detail
• Effective in forging solid partnerships with colleagues and the ability to interact comfortably with senior colleagues across the organisation, both within and outside Markets
Where will you be working?
You will be working at our Americas Headquarters at 745 Seventh Avenue. This 37-story office tower is located in Times Square in the heart of Manhattan and features a cafeteria, fitness center and state-of-the-art LED signage on the facade of the building.
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About the company
Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.
We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.
Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.