Product Specialist - Rates
About the job:
Are you interested in creating a strategy for the future development of the application of interest rates in Saxo’s financial products?
We are looking for our new Product Specialist to join our Product Management team in Trading & Treasury at our Headquarters in Hellerup, Denmark. You will be interacting and collaborating with colleagues across the globe, while you fast track your personal development and grow your capabilities in financial products working in a truly international environment.
The Product Management team is responsible for managing the multi-asset class product strategy and supporting Global Sales with product functionalities, market access and subject matter expertise throughout the value chain.
Our new Product Specialist is managing and improving the infrastructure and methodology we apply to handle interest rates for margin products, such as Futures, CFDs and FX, as well as cash deposits.
Your responsibilities will be to:
Improve the processes and models for Saxo’s application of interest rates
Ensure high quality and reliability for the interest rates used for margin-related products and cash deposits
Create a high level of transparency for the rates we use
Act as subject-matter expert for rates-related questions and clarifications from the commercial organization
Participate in commercial projects throughout the Saxo organization where financing interest or deposit interest is a key component
How do you succeed:
The ideal candidate will be a driving force in creating a strategy for the future development of the application of interest rates in Saxo’s financial products. We are looking for someone that will be proactive in finding proper solutions and impacting the opinions of others.
The ideal candidate has a genuine interest in financial products, banking and money markets. At the same time, you have hands-on experience from working with money market instruments, consumer loans, cash management and FX- and/or bond markets.
We are looking for a candidate who is structured, detail-oriented and analytical. You are a team player who enjoys to share knowledge and listen and challenge other’s perspective(s). You have good cross-functional collaborative skills, you are self-driven with a passion for optimizing processes and a drive to find intelligent and scalable solutions.
Have a master's degree in finance, economics or similar
Can prove relevant work experience from working with money market instruments, benchmark rates or other interest rate related expertise
Are analytical, curious, and independent of nature with an ability to multi-task and collaborate effectively with other team-members
Are an experienced MS Office user
Have experience with SQL and PowerBI
Are fluent in English - written and verbal
The COO organisation is responsible for building, constantly developing and improving the full digital value chain that we deliver to our clients and partners. This is done in close collaboration with the Saxo Experience Office and supports the bank in always providing a world-class digital Saxo experience in an efficient, stable and scalable way.
At Saxo IT and the business are integrated, ensuring end-to-end ownership. We are organized based on what we want to do for our clients rather than on subject matter expertise. Within COO you will work together with people from different disciplines, but all with the same goal in mind: making a positive difference for our clients.
The COO umbrella includes the following departments: Operations, Security & Financial Crime Prevention, Trading and our ‘Backbone’ consisting of Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure, Data Platforms, Workplace Service Management, DevOps Lifecycle Management and IT Business Management.
We aspire to be a non-hierarchical, purpose-driven organisation. At Saxo, it is not about entitlement; it is about impact – no matter where you sit in the organisation. A good idea is always taken seriously and you can truly make a difference.
When you work here, you become a Saxonian. Obviously you will get an attractive compensation package. But we also invest in your personal development and offer you large responsibility from day one. We encourage an open feedback culture and a supportive team environment. If you show a collaborative spirit, drive and passion, your learning curve will be steep and your (international) career opportunities with Saxo immense.
At Saxo we don’t just offer a job – we offer an opportunity to invest in your future!
How to apply:
Click the Apply button to create an account and upload your resume (and a short motivation). We look forward to getting to know you better!