Job Title:  Interest Rate Swaps Trade Support - Temp

Job Code:  1859
Country:  US
City:  New York
Skill Category:  Finance Middle Office

The          Hourly range is $37-$40/hr

Company overview

Nomura is a global financial services group with an integrated network spanning over 30 countries and regions. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking), and Investment Management. Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership. For further information about Nomura, visit


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Team overview:

Excellent opportunity for an Analyst level with 1 year of relevant experience to join a dedicated, collaborative team in a temporary role to provide trading support and interact with sales and trading. This opportunity would suit an individual who has strong interpersonal skills, is responsive and has a commitment to serving their client group.


Role description:

  • Trading support role within the Rates Derivatives Middle Office, covering the swaps and options trading desks
  • Daily trade capture and verification of all trades including: swaptions, bermudans, caps/floors, bond futures, interest rate futures, options on futures, bond options, swaps, forward rate agreements and cash bonds
  • Production and validation of risk and P&L
  • Dealing with queries and ad-hoc requests from front office, risk, compliance, finance and operations
  • Assist the Options desk in managing daily swaption, CBOT, and CME option expiry risk
  • End of day official market production – building and maintaining NGFP-NY market


Key objectives critical to success:

  • High level of client service provided to both internal and external stakeholders
  • High level of accuracy required in trade verification with minimal errors expected
  • Ability to manage multiple issues and effectively prioritize workload
  • Contribution to ongoing development of STP and control environment


Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required:

  • 1 year experience in a middle office role
  • An understanding of Interest Rate Swaps, and Clearing OTC Derivatives
  • Experience dealing with both LCH and CME
  • Familiarity in dealing with risk and explain P&L
  • High level of proficiency with Excel

Successful candidates will be engaged under a contract for services with a third party.

Successful Candidates will not be employed by nor have any employment relationship with Nomura.


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City