Citi JPN - G10 Rates Derivatives Middle Office, Operation in Japan

  • Primary Location: Japan

  • Other Location: Japan,Tokyo-To

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Transaction Processing

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17039942


CGMJ is seeking a candidate to join its G10 Rates Middle Office team who act as a trade support & control function to the Tokyo based G10 Rates Derivatives trading desks: JPY vanilla swaps, JPY Swaptions, and USD vanilla swaps & swaptions. The candidate will also be trained to cover for the Rates Cash (JGBs & US Treasuries) support function as part of the Rates MO. Prior Middle Office experience, especially in interest rate derivatives is strongly preferred. We are looking for a candidate who already is, or is interested in becoming, a Rates Derivatives Middle Office expert, who is detail orientated, can communicate well, can work successfully with others as a team and who can take initiative to solve problems & find solutions by working closely with their colleagues, the business and other support and control teams.

This person will work closely with the Front Office (primarily traders but also sales people), IT, Finance, Back Office, Sales Middle Office and Compliance and be responsible for ensuring that trades are captured correctly in the Front Office risk management/trade capture systems, monitoring and ensuring trades are successfully processed, and performing various routine controls & checks and other miscellaneous Middle Office tasks.

The candidate will also have the opportunity to participate in various projects including the implementation and support of new regulation, new trading initiatives and new systems, in accordance with their level of experience and development.

  • Work closely and effectively with immediate teamcolleagues, the business and other support & control functions to provide ahigh standard of trade support to an active Rates business & theirclients.

  • Ensuring trades are booked accurately and in good time.

  • Performing routine Middle Office controls and checkin an accurate & timely fashion.

  • Performing miscellaneous Middle Office tasks

  • Timelyescalation of issues to Middle Office management.

  • Communicating well & in a timely fashion withMO colleagues, the business and other support & control functions. Performing assigned project work.

Officer (F1234)


Required Experiences Knowledge Skills Licensed >

  • English Communication: (advanced to fluent verbaland written level – above TOIEC 850)

  • Fluency in Japanese language, both written andspoken required

  • Business level written and spoken English required

  • A high level of attention to detail

  • Good communication skills.

  • An ability to pick up and learn systems, tradeflows and concepts quickly.

  • An ability to work independently and drive onesobjectives forward proactively

  • An ability to independently approach & engagesuccessfully with functions and people outside of ones own immediate team

  • An ability to work harmoniously with various teamsand people from diverse backgrounds and nationalities.

  • Work Experience: Strongly preferred: Middle Office experience, especially experience working with OTC Interest rate derivatives

Japanese - Advanced Level

(Can communicate like a native speaker and perform complex tasks perform complex tasks)

English – Advanced Level

(Can communicate like a native speaker and perform complex tasks perform complex tasks)