Macroeconomic Research Analyst (FX & Interest Rates)

Employer
RGE Pte Ltd
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive Salary + Bonus
Posted
09 Jan 2021
Closes
08 Feb 2021
Ref
5573157
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Responsibilities
  • Conduct in-house currency and interest rates research and macro-economic analysis using research sources and various business publications from external parties
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of each country and currency which the Group has exposure in
  • Be able to produce regular market commentary about the forex and rates market and the economic and political issues that affect currency values and interest rates
  • Keep abreast of financial market events and up-to-date on any new currency and interest rate hedging instruments and strategies
  • Contribute to Treasury discussions regarding foreign exchange and interest rate strategies
  • Contribute to improving Treasury's approach to fundamental research and risk management
  • Other duties that may be assigned by Treasury Management


Requirements
  • Good Degree in Banking and Finance/ Business Administration, preferably with CFA.
  • At least 5 years working experience in banks/corporate Treasury
  • Experience in Spot/Forward FX, Swaps, NDF and Options
  • Knowledge of Bonds, Money Markets, Cash Management and settlement
  • Strong analytical skills and proficient in fundamental and technical analysis
  • Good knowledge of statistical packages, Reuters and Bloomberg
  • Numerate and well skilled in MS suite of programs, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong team player with positive attitude, good communication and inter-personal skills
  • Responsible, sharp, responsive and can work under pressure