Jobs at Nomura

Nomura Overview:

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30
countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions,
corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and
Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition
of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought
leadership. For further information about Nomura, visit

Nomura Services India, (Powai) supports Nomura’s businesses around the world. Powai’ s world class
capabilities in trading support, research, information technology, financial control, operations, risk
management and legal support have played a key role in facilitating Nomura’s global operations and
are an integral part of Nomura’s global expansion plans. The Powai operation is a critical part of the
platform to support the growth of Nomura’s global business.

Division Overview

We are currently looking to recruit an analyst for our Global Markets Division. Based in Mumbai, the
front-office team which works on a team extension model delivers pricing, modelling and risk
management expertise to the Global Markets business. Founded as a center of excellence, the group
leads the way in price discovery and portfolio optimization techniques and is integral to the business’
aggressive revenue targets. The team is playing an integral role in structuring, pricing, risk management
and new idea generation.

Business Overview

The role is in the Asia Ex-Japan Hybrid Trading team in Powai which works with the regional trading,
structuring and sales teams to provide exotic structured products to clients. The desk provides
products to all kind of clients i.e. Institutional, Corporates and Private Banking. This involves using the
state-of-the-art pricing models to value complex derivatives, booking the trades and handling the post
trade issues if any.

Position Specifications:

Corporate Title Analyst / Associate
Functional Title Hybrid Trading Analyst
Experience 0 - 3 years
Qualification Tier 1 Engineering College Graduate / Post Graduate

Role & Responsibilities:
? Working in close synergy with global trading desks and sales teams facing dynamic markets
and aggressive deadlines
? Pre-trade Modelling and pricing derivative products
? Post trade Trade booking, coordinating with structuring and handling queries from Middle
? Supporting the team in risk management and monitoring of trading books
? Automation - Analytical tools and reports development
? Ad-hoc and Monthly PnL, Hedge analysis and rolling FX hedges

Mind Set:


Key Skills:
Understanding of Fixed Income & Equity markets
Knowledge of structured payoffs and risk management of derivative products
VBA Excel / Python programming skills
Strong communication skills
Creative problem solver

General Competencies
Ability to work effectively as part of the team
Strong work ethics
Multitasking and ability to work with multicultural teams