Interest Rate Derivatives Middle Office - Associate

¥8M to ¥11M
02 Jun 2020

Language Proficiency

Brilliant prospect to work within the middle office with focus on interest rate derivatives.


  • Support day to day activities for a wide range of Interest Rate products and
  • ensure the smooth operation of day to day activities.
  • Oversight of controls such as daily coordination/validation of trading activities, reconciliations, investigation, clearance of issues, etc.
  • Responding to queries from various functions in Front Office, Operations, Finance, Risk, Compliance, etc.
  • Support the team in driving industry-wide initiatives in a controlled and efficient manner and face off to the business and other departments when necessary and demonstrate leadership.
  • Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Risk Management Framework and internal Policy Standards.

Required skills

  • 2+ years of experience in financial industry.
  • Strong product knowledge of financial instruments.
  • Knowledge of corporate and regulatory policies and ability to apply appropriate control measures and a strong control mind-set.

Preferred skills

  • Very strong communication skills in both Japanese and English.
  • Experience working with IRD.

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to talk to external counterparties (including domestic clients) with accuracy and confidence.
  • Be able to support an environment where people can work proactively while having a common vision.

About our client

Our client is a top multinational investment bank and financial services firm.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.