About the job
BNPP Wealth Management Offering team are currently growing in Portugal. This Team is in charge of executing, on the various authorised markets where the Bank operates orders from Wealth Management private clients on the following instruments : Equities & ETFs (>
50000 transactions annually) Bonds ( 20000 transactions annually) Listed derivatives ( 15000 transactions annually)
The team operates on an 7 : 00-21 : 30 rolling basis. Some sophisticated private clients have a direct access to the Execution desk to place orders directly with a Trader.
The team operate on all majors markets (Asia, North and South America, Europe).
Your Main Activities Are
Execute orders for the Banks clients within applicable laws and regulation applying to this activity (best execution, internal procedures, code of conduct, work ethics)
Ensure that all traded products are approved products for the Bank, and that transactions are executed with approved Brokers
Contribute to the night desk coverage for North American markets
Contribute to dealing coverage on selected local bank holidays, in order to ensure the desks execution ability on open markets
Know and apply relevant procedures in case of operational errors
Actively contribute to search for and selection of execution brokers
Ensure transaction control and execution of orders from Direct Access Clients
Contribute to the drafting of market comments prior to market opening, as well as newsflash related to major market events
Contribute to selected technical tasks (trading support, OMS), including evolution over time as required by clients and monitoring of related IT developments
Report issues and trading errors to local management as well as, where required, to the Advisory Management team
Act as a liaison with other functions : Middle Office, Back Office, Counterparties
Profile and Skills to Success
Up to 5 years of experience in a similar position
Knowledge of financial markets and financial instruments
Excellent analytical skills
Excellent communication skills, verbal, written and listening in English. Fluency in French or Portuguese are strong advantages
Strong analysis capacity, rigor and accuracy, dynamism, autonomy, organization and responsibility
Ability to work under pressure and commit to deadlines
Strong interpersonal working relationships
Able to adapt to a fast pace and multi-cultural environment
Passion, tenacity and resilience in an ever-changing environment
Bachelor or Masters degree in Finance or equivalent
Why joining BNP Paribas?
Leading banking institution
BNP Paribas is a leader in the Eurozone, and a prominent international banking institution with strong roots in Europe's banking history.
It has a presence in 68 countries, with around 193 000 Employees including more than 148 000 in Europe.
Our presence in Portugal
Since 1985, BNP Paribas was one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, the Group has around 6.500 employees across several entities operating directly in the territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Thanks to its international presence and regular and close collaboration among its different entities, BNP Paribas has the resources to support all clients with financing, investment, savings and protection solutions that help make their projects a success.
BNP Paribas holds key positions in its three core operating divisions : Domestic Markets and International Financial Services for retail banking and specialised financial services, and Corporate & Institutional Banking for corporate and institutional clients.
In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas also enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific.
Diversity and Inclusion commitment
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.
Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity.
We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.
To find out more on why you should join BNP Paribas visit https : / / bnpp.lk / why-BNP-Paribas-Portugal
Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.