FX & Funding Trader

Weybridge, United Kingdom
£ Competitive, Bonus potential, BUPA, life cover, 25 days holiday per year, full benefits
20 Jan 2021
03 Feb 2021
Job Function
Foreign Currency
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
The position holder will be responsible for handling the funding and foreign exchange trading for a number of assigned countries. The Funding and FX Trader will manage the risks associated with funding and FX products by applying knowledge of financial markets and regulations.

The Trader will also perform a number of other Treasury tasks such as but not limited to; liaising with other Cargill stakeholders on trade execution issues, taking a market view, running daily reports, consolidating data from internal and external recipients in relation to Funding and FX.

  • Handle day to day execution of external funding and FX transactions for assigned countries
  • Assist to ensure the optimal intercompany cross-border funding flows and manage interest rate risk / FX exposure of short term funding positions
  • Execute FX trades with agreed counterparties, dealing with products such as spot, forwards, swaps and options in G10 currencies and emerging market currencies
  • Work with key stakeholders to evaluate risk
  • Providing market analysis to provide FX/ Interest Rate views
  • Adhoc report creation

  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant subject area; Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering
  • Strong understanding of Treasury/ Financial markets/ FX
  • Attention to detail, accuracy and understanding of risk
  • Strong mathematic ability and spreadsheet skills
  • Systems literacy with the ability to work with proprietary systems and market systems (Bloomberg)
  • Proven communication skills in fluent and written English and able to communicate to a variety of stakeholders globally
  • Able to work in a team environment and apply expertise to overall team objectives, but also able to work independently in a time sensitive environment

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Proven work experience in FX or funding desks of large corporates or major banks


In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Cargill is committed to being an inclusive employer. Click here to find out more https://careers.cargill.com/diversity/

Our usual recruitment process is as follows; candidates meeting the criteria will be invited to a telephone interview with a member of the Talent Acquisition team. If this is successful you will be invited to a further interview with the Hiring Manager and members of the hiring team. For some of our positions a final interview will also be needed.
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