Head of Trading

If you recognize yourself in this profile, and would like to join a multicultural, motivated and dynamic team with excellent values, we are looking forward to receiving your application!
Scroll to content

MISSION

The Head of Trading is responsible for managing the firm trading positions,  including budget objectives, financing structures, and liquidity provisions. 

MAIN ACTIVITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee all of the long-term and short-term trading strategies which are contained within position and stop-loss limits
  • Generate and analyse data for trading using dedicated financial platforms
  • Reconcile daily account balances
  • Review expences and accruals on accounts
  • Collaborate closely with other trading teams within the Group, to ensure streamlined positions management
  • Daily and monthly reconciliation of mark to market profit and loss values
  • Design and implement training activities and oversee junior traders

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Master's degree in finance or equivalent
  • 10 years professional experience in a similar function, preferably in a commodity sector company

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Demonstrated track record of profits in a trading environment; 
  • Excellent communication skills and high drive; 
  • Sense of responsibility and initiative;
  • Ability to work autonomously;
  • Resistance to stress and time pressure;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and customer orientation;
  • Agile and flexible mindset, reactive to requests;
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail;
  • Ability to interact with colleagues of diverse cultures; respect for diversity;
  • Good IT skills; proficiency in Windows environment is expected;
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English is required.


     

    Additional information

    • Remote status

      Temporarily remote

    Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

    Shanghai

    360 Pu Dong Nan Lu
    200086 Pudong Xinqu Directions View page

    Our Culture

    MKS has a unique culture based on its family history, deeply linked to the founder’s worldview, which makes it a formidable force in the success in our business. 

    Already working at MKS?

    Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

    Teamtailor

    Applicant tracking system by Teamtailor