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Huntington National Bank Senior Managing Trader in Chicago, Illinois


Huntington is seeking a Senior Manager of trading to oversee the daily activities of all traders across asset classes while monitoring trader book hedges and aggregate inventory hedges along with communication of each overriding market perspective. They will be responsible for maintaining best execution and compliance standards.

The Senior Manager of Trading will be responsible for the trading of institutional securities within Capital Markets, meeting the needs of the customers and generating trading profits for the company while maintaining communication and relationships with dealers to keep informed of market conditions and ensures timely execution of trades. Huntington’s Senior Manager will advise sales officers regarding market conditions and trends, offerings and yields to support sales and ensure compliance objectives are met at both the company trading policy level and the outside governmental regulation level.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Executing all US Treasury transactions internally or with external clients.

  • Monitor and relaying current market conditions to sales team and management.

  • Establish online trading capabilities and straight through processing.

  • Work with Huntington's Treasury team to advise and execute trades.

  • Staying informed on regulatory changes that may impact the bond market.

  • Optimize risk management tools to maximize profitability.

  • Deepen dealer relationships to optimize execution.

  • Provide daily reporting and analytics on Book, MTM and thresholds.

  • Adhere to Huntington's Risk, Compliance and Regulatory requirements.

  • Insures compliance objectives are met at both the company trading policy level and the outside governmental regulation level.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 7 to 10 years of experience in treasury trading role.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience trading and risk management of US Treasury securities as part of the Huntington's Fixed Income Trading team.

  • Previous management of manual and automated trading strategies.

  • Ability to build a complete automatic trading platform, implementing real-time risk management measure, developing post trade analysis framework for improving profit margins trading securities through an automated trading platform.

    Exempt Status: (Yes = not eligible for overtime pay) (No = eligible for overtime pay)


Workplace Type:

Huntington is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity and expression, genetic information, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

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