BNP Paribas Securities Services , a subsidiary of the BNP Paribas group, is one of Europe's leading providers of custody services for securities.
The Luxembourg branch plays a major part in its operations, offering clients high value-added services extending from custody to securities lending, fund administration, performance measurement and ratings, and bond issuance services.
To support its current growth, BNP Paribas Securities Services is looking for a:
Intern - Front Office - Passive Currency Overlay Assistant (H/F)
6 months internship beginning December 2020
You will need to have an internship agreement for the whole period of the internship.
Your missions will be mainly focused around the Passive Currency Overlay daily production process, and in particular:
· Participating in the daily production process, understanding different mechanisms, risks and challenges
· Assisting in the documentation of operational procedures
Engaging in different transversal projects (Ex: FOREX Credit Risk Management, Client Reporting support, Regulatory Management, Client service review follow-up…). Project selection will be done in close cooperation with your manager and will depend on your skills and areas of competence.
Advantages of the position:
The internship will allow you to develop your technical knowledge and critical thinking in a dynamic and fast paced environment. You'll begin with an orientation of the Passive Currency Overlay department's activity. You'll enjoy unique experiences discovering the fund industry, while learning about our business, positioned at the heart of market finance. You'll also focus on building communication skills and strengthening core competencies.
Working environment :
Your internship will be within the Market & Financing Services (MFS) department, in the FOREX trading room of BNP Paribas Securities Services, Luxembourg.
You will be working alongside the team in charge of the Passive Currency Overlay Management (PCO) or known otherwise as “Share Class & Asset Hedging”. Our activity consists in:
Production Management on behalf of our existing clients : Market data reception and analysis, hedge calculations and FOREX executions
Management of the On Boarding process for both new prospects and existing clients, new and additional business
Constant enhancement and upgrade of the production process through periodic launches of new functionalities
Ideal candidate profile
Bac +4/5 student from an Engineering school or University (preferably with a Market Finance specialization)
Strong interest and knowledge of financial markets (Money Market, FOREX, conformity, portfolio management)
Personal Impact / ability to influence
Attention to detail / rigor
Communication skills - oral & written
Transversal Skills :
Technical Skills :
Good knowledge of Excel, VBA/programming, Bloomberg would be a plus
Fluency in French and English, any other language is a plus