At MeritKapital we are always looking for talented and dedicated professionals who are constantly willing to improve the services we provide.

If you are a dynamic, passionate, smart, proactive and a team player. Send your resume to: HumanResources@meritkapital.com

Sales and Trader (MENA)

MeritKapital, a CySEC and FCA licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol, is seeking to recruit a Sales and Trader (MENA) to expand their front office desk.

Required Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years’ experience trading fixed income;
  • An undergrad level (minimum 2:1 Honors or equivalent) in finance, mathematics, financial engineering or banking;
  • Superior communications skills, both oral and written; effective interpersonal skills;
  • Strong general knowledge of capital markets;
  • Proactive and organized person with the ability to work unsupervised;
  • Excellent command of the English and Arabic languages (knowledge of other language will be considered as advantage);
  • IT literate – proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Knowledge of MENA region is required to coordinate the sales effort to existing and potential investor base;
  • Sales people with a transferable client book looking to grow their business are encouraged to respond;
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Job Description:

  • Work as a team member, with a primary focus on expansion of client base and building long term relationships;
  • Making cold and warm sales calls to clients & promoting Asset Management & DVP business;
  • Trading credit products with MENA based institutional investors & professional clients;
  • Providing reports on Clients’ progress, developing opportunities and achieving sales targets;
  • Actively identify sales, trading and cross-referral opportunities;
  • Build a strong internal network across fixed income trading of MENA-based clients and clients covered by other sales representatives.

Applicants may send their CV accompanied by a cover letter to the company’s HR Manager at hr@meritkapital.com.

Sales and Trader (LATAM)

MeritKapital, a CySEC and FCA licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol, is seeking to recruit a Sales and Trader (LATAM) to expand their front office desk.

Required Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years’ experience trading fixed income;
  • An undergrad level (minimum 2:1 Honors or equivalent) in finance, mathematics, financial engineering or banking;
  • Superior communications skills, both oral and written; effective interpersonal skills;
  • Strong general knowledge of capital markets;
  • Proactive and organized person with the ability to work unsupervised;
  • Excellent command of the English and Spanish languages (knowledge of other language will be considered as advantage);
  • Knowledge of LATAM region and other Spanish-speaking markets is required to coordinate the sales effort to existing and potential investor base;
  • IT literate – proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Sales people with a transferable client book looking to grow their business are encouraged to respond;
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Job Description:

  • Work as a team member, with a primary focus on expansion of client base and building long term relationships;
  • Making cold and warm sales calls to clients & promoting Asset Management & DVP business;
  • Trading credit products with LATAM based institutional investors & professional clients;
  • Providing reports on Clients’ progress, developing opportunities and achieving sales targets;
  • Actively identifying sales, trading and cross-referral opportunities;
  • Build a strong internal network across fixed income trading of LATAM-based clients and clients covered by other sales representatives.

Applicants may send their CV accompanied by a cover letter to the company’s HR Manager at hr@meritkapital.com.

Equity Sales and Trader

MeritKapital, a CySEC and FCA licenced investment business with offices in London and Limassol, is seeking to recruit an Equity Sales and Trader to expand their front office desk.

Required Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years’ experience trading equities; ability to demonstrate a sound understanding of stock markets;
  • An undergrad level (minimum 2:1 Honors or equivalent) in finance, mathematics, financial engineering or banking;
  • Superior communications skills, both oral and written; effective interpersonal skills;
  • Proactive and organized person with the ability to work unsupervised;
  • Excellent command of the English language (knowledge of other language will be considered as advantage);
  • IT literate – proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Sales people with a transferable client book looking to grow their business are encouraged to respond;
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Job Description:

  • Work as a team member, with a primary focus on expansion of client base and building long term relationships;
  • Making cold and warm sales calls to clients & promoting Equity Trading;
  • Trading Equities with institutional investors & professional clients globally (incl. exotic stock markets);
  • Providing reports on Clients’ progress, developing opportunities and achieving sales targets;
  • Actively identifying sales, trading and cross-referral opportunities;
  • Build a strong internal network across all the Fixed Income sales desk and the clients they are covering.

Applicants may send their CV accompanied by a cover letter to the company’s HR Manager at hr@meritkapital.com.

Global Custody & Prime Brokerage Sales

MeritKapital, a CySEC and FCA licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol, is seeking to recruit a Global Custody & Prime Brokerage Sales to expand their front office desk.

Required Qualifications:

  • An undergrad level (minimum 2:1 Honors or equivalent) in finance, mathematics, financial engineering or banking;
  • Professional in Client relationship management; exceptional communication and teamwork skills;
  • Proactive and organized person with the ability to work unsupervised;
  • Excellent command of the English language (knowledge of other languages will be considered as advantage);
  • IT literate – proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Creative thinker;
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Job Description:

  • Making sales calls to Clients & promoting Global Custody and Prime Brokerage business;
  • Developing relationships with clients, custodians and prime brokers;
  • Preparing marketing materials and coordinating services pricing;
  • Enhancing Global Custody platform;
  • Providing reports on Clients’ development & achieving sales targets;
  • Actively identify sales and cross-referral opportunities;
  • Proactively dealing with other salespersons and traders who service accounts.

Applicants may send their CV accompanied by a cover letter to the company’s HR Manager at hr@meritkapital.com.

Junior Sales Assistant 

MeritKapital, a CySEC and FCA licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol, is seeking to recruit a Junior Sales Assistant to expand front office desk.

Required Qualifications:

  • An undergrad level (minimum 2:1 Honors or equivalent) in finance, mathematics, financial engineering or banking;
  • Superior communications skills, both oral and written; effective interpersonal skills;
  • Strong understanding of the business line and basic knowledge of competitors;
  • Proactive and organized personality;
  • Excellent command of the English;
  • Knowledge of Russian language will be considered as advantage;
  • IT literate – proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Job Description:

  • Work as a team member, with a primary focus on expansion of client base and building long term relationships;
  • Making cold and warm sales calls to Clients & promoting Asset Management & DVP business;
  • Preparing marketing materials and coordinating services pricing;
  • Providing reports on Clients’ progress, developing opportunities and achieving sales targets;
  • Actively identify sales and cross-referral opportunities;
  • Proactively dealing with other salespersons and traders who service accounts.

Applicants may send their CV accompanied by a cover letter to the company’s HR Manager at hr@meritkapital.com.

Thank you in advance. Will appreciate for your short respond.

Settlements Officer

MeritKapital, an FCA and CySEC licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol is seeking to recruit a Settlements Officer for their Limassol office.

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree in finance or related field;
  • Strong quantitative academic background;
  • Fluent English;
  • Sound knowledge of basic Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Excellent administration skills with attention to details.
  • 2+ years of relevant industry experience:
  • Fixed income / equities/ derivatives settlement experience necessary;
  • Clearing experience with euroclear/clearstream and domestic markets;
  • Knowledge of fixed income pricing, trading and dealing;
  • Knowledge of accounting, record keeping and financial reporting;
  • Experience in dealing with various platforms (SWIFT, booking system, etc).
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Conditions:

  • Salary according to qualifications.
  • Provident fund.
  • Medical insurance.
  • Life insurance.
Junior Settlements Officer

MeritKapital, an FCA and CySEC licensed investment business with offices in London and Limassol is seeking to recruit a Junior Settlements Officer for their Limassol office.

Qualifications:

  • University degree in finance or related field;
  • Strong quantitative academic background;
  • Fluent English;
  • Sound knowledge of basic Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point);
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Excellent administration skills with attention to details.

The candidate should have:

  • Relevant industry experience:
  • Fixed income / equities/ derivatives settlement experience;
  • Clearing experience with euroclear/clearstream and domestic markets;
  • Knowledge of fixed income pricing, trading and dealing;
  • Knowledge of accounting, record keeping and financial reporting;
  • Knowledge of cash transfers;
  • Knowledge various platforms (SWIFT, booking system, etc).
  • Holder of EU work permit.

Conditions:

  • Salary according to qualifications.
  • Provident fund.
  • Medical insurance.
  • Life insurance.
Assistant IT Systems support / HelpDesk Specialist

MeritServus Secretaries Ltd, a premium professional services firm based in Limassol, is currently seeking to recruit an Assistant IT Systems support / HelpDesk Specialist.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Fluency in English. Knowledge of Russian or/and Greek is preferable,
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows 7/10/XP (MacOS considered a bonus but not required),
  • Advanced knowledge of all available gadgets (Android/Ios/Winphone),
  • Installation and troubleshooting of Windows based systems,
  • Advanced knowledge of consumer grade hardware,
  • Experience with Office 365 or Exchange,
  • Solid knowledge of virtualization technology: VMware,
  • Solid Knowledge of administrating various enterprise grade systems: Antiviruses /w (MDM), Ubiquiti, managing and configuring firewall rules.
  • Solid understanding of cabling, connections, routing, switching, firewalls,
  • Basic-Solid knowledge of CCME (or other variations),
  • Basic-Solid knowledge of VPNs and configurations,
  • Basic-Solid Knowledge Server 2008-2012 including GPO’ AD’ Rules and permissions,
  • Basic troubleshooting skills with Hardware as – Servers, Switches, Access points,
  • Basic knowledge of Lan topology,
  • Ability to explain to senior officers the error and propose solutions,
  • Basic Scripting;
  • Excellent communication skills,
  • IT HelpDesk or IT system support experience for at least 2-3 years,
  • Experience with vendor management & license management.
  • Pro-activity and self-learning skills,
  • Ability to read and follow manuals,
  • Previous experience with Trader support – (Bloomberg, Reuters 3000, Dealdeck, e.t.c.)
  • Previous experience with Billing and Document management systems support (user creation, unlocks, rights and delegations assignment)
  • Experience with remote user support,
  • Ability to work under extreme pressure and critical deadlines.

Job description:

  • End user communications and support,
  • Act as a 1st line single point of contact for customers and partners (Phone, Mail, Shouldertap, Tasks),
  • Document all incoming requests and provide reports,
  • Coordinate with Engineering on incidents, handling and assist in testing and troubleshooting.

Benefits:

  • Salary in accordance with qualification,
  • Provident fund,
  • Medical and life insurance,
  • Training programme.

If you would like to work and learn in a fun but demanding environment, please send us your CV to the firm’s HR Manager at hr@meritservus.com

Compliance Officer Assistant/ Paralegal

MeritKapital, a CySEC and FCA licenced investment business, with offices in Limassol and London is seeking to recruit  AML Compliance Officer Assistant/Paralegal for their Cyprus office.

Required Qualifications:

  • English as a native language,
  • University Graduate in law (LPC preferred), minimum 2.1,
  • Strong drafting with attention to details,
  • Developed communication skills,
  • IT literate – proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook, Power Point),
  • Organized person with the ability to work unsupervised,
  • Preferably 1+ years of experience in AML compliance, Tax planning, Company Law, Corporate Regulatory or Legal Capacity.

Job description:

  • Assist Compliance and AML Officers in all necessary questions,
  • Responsible for Know Your Customer and Client Due Diligence Procedures,
  • Monitoring Company’s activities and reporting to the Compliance Officer,
  • Providing and interpreting legal information regarding Company’s business,
  • Administrating Company’s Internal Control Management system,
  • Overseeing corrective actions for any compliance violations identified during reviews and internal audits,
  • Undertaking additional duties to meet Company’s needs.

Benefits:

  • Salary according to qualifications,
  • Provident fund,
  • Medical and life insurance.

Applicants may send their CV accompanied by a cover letter to the firm’s HR Officer at hr@meritkapital.com.

Other Openings

Meritkapital is hiring fixed income professionals with existing institutional relationships. Our established platform capitalizes on the network of local contacts that we have built in the markets in which we operate and on the network of western capital markets relationships which spans from buy side funds to more generic liquidity providers. The entrepreneurial spirit instilled at the firm is comprised by individuals that pursue a performance-based remuneration that ranks higher than industry norms.