G7 Trader Job Vacancy At United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA)

G7 Trader
  • Full Time
  • Nigeria

United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA)

G7 Trader Job Vacancy At United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA)

A job vacancy for G7 Trader is currently available at the United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA). Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.

United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) is one of Africa’s leading financial institutions, with operations in 19 African countries and 3 global financial centres: London, Paris and New York.

From a single country organisation founded in 1949 in Nigeria UBA has grown to become a pan-African provider of financial services with over 11 million customers, through close to 1000 business offices and touch points globally.


Job Objective

  • Deepen the Bank’s third currency trading for visibility and profitability.
  • Ensure provision of competitive quotes at all times during market operations.
  • To execute third currency mandates on both proprietary and client-specific basis.
  • To build business relationships and supply generalist treasury advice to the business units.

G7 Trader Responsibilities

  • Monitor global currency markets for price movements.
  • Daily evaluation of technical analysis (charts) to identify trading opportunities.
  • Ensure compliance with approved trade size and daily acceptable loss limits.
  • Seal and cover trade at competitive prices for African subsidiaries, local banks and internal customers (Treasury Sales)
  • Build trust relationships with African subsidiaries, local banks and internal customers (Treasury Sales).
  • Manage relationships following policies, procedures and legal requirements.
  • Review of Master Agreements with foreign and local banks for adequacy of the content.
  • Generate reports for relevant stakeholders.
  • Liaise with other market participants, and implementing market development initiatives.
  • Generate Daily Settlement for Liquidity Management by end of the day for funding.
  • Generate Daily Settlement for back-office (TropsFCY) by end of the day for settlement.


  • A Master’s Degree in Finance and other business-related disciplines and professional qualification will be an added advantage.
  • A Minimum of 4 years experience in a bank’s Treasury and experience in FCY Trading is required.
  • Our ideal candidate must possess strong trading skills, must be able to carry out a daily evaluation of technical analysis (charts) to identify trading opportunities, liaise with other market participants and implement market development initiatives.
Skills required:
  • Good knowledge and understanding of the foreign exchange market and operations.
  • Interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Money management skills.
  • Strong trading skills.
  • Good Customer Service.
  • Relationship Management.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Coaching and Mentoring skills.
Knowledge Required:
  • Extensive knowledge of the bank’s products, policies and procedures.
  • Good understanding of methods of market analysis (Fundamental and Technical).

How To Apply For G7 Trader Job

  • Hit the ‘APPLY FOR JOB’ button below.
  • Follow the displayed link to proceed to the United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) recruitment portal.
  • Create and verify your application account on the portal.
  • Log into your dashboard and complete your application.
  • Submit and await notification if shortlisted.
  • The application deadline is 24th September.

To apply for this job please visit jointhetribe.ubagroup.com.