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At Laurentian Bank, we believe we can change banking for the better. Founded in Montreal in 1846, Laurentian Bank helps families, businesses and communities thrive. Today, we have over 2,800 employees working together as One Team, to provide a broad range of financial services and advice-based solutions for customers across Canada and the United States. We drive results by placing our customers first, making the better choice, acting courageously, and believing everyone belongs.
This role sits within Laurentian Bank Securities, a subsidiary of Laurentian Bank Financial Group.
JOB TITLE: Associate, Structured Products, Laurentian Bank Securities (Toronto, September to December 2022).
The Structured Products group at LBS is engaged in trading, structuring and sales activities, mostly in the equity-linked space. Our business provides equity-linked guaranteed investment certificates (ELGICs) to be sold in our bank branches. The trading desk provides the pricing, hedging and risk management of these products.
The Associate, Structured Products will help the trading desk with its pricing, hedging and risk management tasks. You will contribute to the productivity of the team but helping us optimize all aspects of the value chain, increasing automation along the way. You will also help us explore related business opportunities.
Responsibilities :Key Responsibilities:
º Contribute to the efficient functioning of the ELGIC trading and structuring desk.
º Help build productivity tools for pricing and hedging of ELGIC products.
º Be a part of automating the workflow of the trading and structuring desk.
º Investigate adjacent products / trading strategies such as Delta-1, Listed Options and Structured Notes.
º Participate in other specific or ad hoc projects when required.
Qualifications :Key Qualifications and Skills:
º Masters/MBA student, ideally with a STEM or Commerce undergraduate degree.
º Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (particularly Excel/VBA and PowerPoint)
º Analytical skills and intellectual curiosity.
º Positive attitude, people skills and ability to work as part of a team
º Thoroughness and attention to detail.
º Experience in the banking and/or financial sector would be highly desirable.
º Bilingual (French and English) would be an asset.
Additional Information :Equity, Diversity & Inclusion:
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible work environment that reflects the diversity of our customers and our communities. We welcome and encourage applications from individuals from all groups, including Indigenous people, women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities, regardless of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, genetic characteristics, disability or any other legally-protected ground.
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