Financial and staff vacancies

Are you a couple of years into your career and ready to take an exciting next step together with other finance professionals? Are you an experienced professional looking for an inspiring new environment?

AFS offers challenging career opportunities to courageous and ambitious finance professionals with a common sense view, executing power and the ability to communicate with clients on all levels.

AFS Financial and Staff has the following 7 open vacancies at the moment:

 

Manager Elektronisch handelsplatform AFS Blue

Omschrijving AFS Group

AFS Group (AFS) is een onafhankelijke Europese financiële dienstverlener die als tussenpersoon faciliteert in de koop en verkoop van financiële instrumenten en hernieuwbare energy certificaten voor voornamelijk (financiële) ondernemingen, grote bedrijven en (semi) publieke instellingen. Vanuit onze kantoren in Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Londen en Zurich, biedt AFS met c.a. 100 medewerkers haar c.a. 1000 klanten brokerage- , executie- (STP en DMA) en corporate finance services aan en faciliteert AFS een elektronische handelsplatform. Voor dit nieuw opgerichte platform, AFS Blue is AFS opzoek naar een manager.

AFS Blue

AFS Blue is (binnen de AFS E-Venues entiteit) het recent opgerichte elektronisch handelsplatform van AFS. AFS Blue wordt een MTF (multi trading facility). Dit betekent dat AFS Blue zowel op de primaire markt (nieuwe uitgiftes) als op de secundaire markt (multilaterale handel) mag opereren. AFS Blue richt zich in eerste instantie op de markt van zeer kredietwaardig schuldpapier (high grade debt ), maar zal ook de handel in andere asset classes gaan faciliteren, waaronder aandelen en obligaties in de MKB- en interne markt en digital assets. De content, orders en klanten van de huidige AFS afdelingen zullen gedeeltelijk worden overgezet op AFS Blue.

De voorbereidende werkzaamheden waarbij o.a. de juridische structuur is ingericht, de benodigde vergunningen zijn aangevraagd en het platform is ontwikkeld, zijn inmiddels afgerond. Het geheel is intern opgezet en gebouwd met ondersteuning van de verschillende AFS afdelingen, waaronder juridische zaken, operations en IT. AFS Blue wordt op dit moment door enkele klanten in beta getest. De lancering staat voor begin juli gepland. Vanaf dat moment is AFS Blue live en een zelfstandige afdeling binnen AFS Group. Voor deze nieuwe afdeling zoeken wij een ambitieuze hoofd van de afdeling.

Omschrijving van de functie en werkzaamheden manager AFS Blue

Als manager van AFS Blue ben je verantwoordelijk voor het aannemen en aansturen van directe medewerkers op het gebied van sales, marketing en support. Verder neem jij het voortouw in de commerciële uitrol en de verder uitbouw van het platform tot een volwassen Europese speler. Ook business development, strategie en operationeel compliance behoren tot je kerntaken. Als manager krijg je de functie van Director en zal je rechtstreeks rapporteren aan de directie van AFS Group.

Vereiste achtergrond en kennis

  • WO werk- en denk niveau;
  • minimaal 5 jaar werkervaring;
  • (beginnende) leidinggevende en commerciële ervaring;
  • aantoonbare ervaring in, of kennis van de financiële markten;
  • juridische-, post trade- en/of aandelen of obligatie documentatie kennis is een pre;
  • een zelfstandige, enthousiaste en flexibele manier van werken;
  • een ondernemende, ambitieuze en commerciële instelling;
  • vloeiend in Nederlands en Engels, zowel mondeling als schriftelijk.

Wat bieden wij

AFS biedt jou de mogelijkheid deel uit te maken van een groeiend en ambitieus bedrijf waarbinnen AFS Blue een zeer belangrijk onderdeel gaat worden. AFS is gevestigd op een prachtige en centrale werklocatie in het hart van Amsterdam op Beursplein 5. Wij bieden een interessante, internationale (meer dan 20 nationaliteiten) en professionele werkomgeving met mogelijkheden voor persoonlijke ontwikkeling en groei. Daarnaast bieden wij een goed salaris, bonus en de mogelijkheid tot participatie in AFS Group.

Geïnteresseerd

Als je geïnteresseerd bent en je beschikt over de gevraagde kennis en ervaring, dan kun je jouw CV en motivatiebrief sturen naar hr@afsgroup.nl  t.a.v. Galit Dunkelgrun.

Medior/Senior Broker Interest Rate Derivatives – Amsterdam office

Organization

AFS Group is an independent European multi-asset class broker, primarily operating as an intermediary for Financial Institutions, Corporate Clients and (semi) Government bodies. With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt, AFS offers a range of Fixed Income, Interest Rates, Energy / Environmental, Exotics, Equity and Equity derivatives products. AFS also offers a variety of market information, data services and dedicated research. AFS has 100 employees.

The AFS Interest Rates department consists of a highly experienced team of 30 men and women with a unique mix of banking, corporate and government clients all over Europe, Middle East and Asia. AFS Interest is active in the following products:

  • Interest Rate Derivatives (IRS, FRA, OIS, Basis)
  • Public Debt
  • Interbank and Non-banking Deposits
  • Certificates of Deposits (CD) & Commercial Paper (CP)
  • Repurchase Agreements (Repo)
  • Arbitrage
  • Foreign Exchange (mainly FX-Swaps)
  • Treasury Bills
  • Medium Term Notes
  • Private Placements and Structured Loans
  • Corporate Finance

To improve the offering to our client base and expand our business further we are looking for medior/senior brokers at our AFS Interest Rate Derivatives Desk (IRS, FRA, OIS, Basis).

Responsibilities

  • Provide high quality service to existing client base
  • Expand the client base with new clients.
  • Identify clients’ needs and pro-actively act to achieve best-in-market customer satisfaction
  • Actively look for new and cross-selling opportunities within AFS Group departments

Competencies and qualifications

  • Proven track record for at least 2 years in mediation and/or trading of interest rate derivative products such as IRS, OIS, FRA, Basis swaps
  • Minimum Bachelor degree or similar level
  • A pro-active, entrepreneurial spirit that enables you to develop business in new directions
  • A creative team player with excellent social, sales and communication skills
  • Accurate, excellent numerical and analytical skills
  • Fluent in English and master at least one other European language
  • Familiar with setting and reaching team targets, works well under pressure
  • The ambition to grow on a personal level and move up the ladder

What we offer

You have the opportunity to join a company which is highly ambitious, growing fast and young at heart. AFS provides a fast paced, professional and international working environment, with a strong focus on personal development. Internal training as well as external courses are part of what we offer you in order to unlock your full potential. In addition to that, we offer competitive remuneration and benefits including profit sharing possibilities.

AFS is located in the heart of Amsterdam, on the old trading floor of the stock exchange at Beursplein 5.

Interested

If you are interested to join our team of ambitious and talented people, please send your cover letter and resume to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).

Corporate Finance Associate

Ben jij een analytische sterke financiële professional met ervaring op het gebied strategy consulting, private equity of M&A Corporate Finance en toe aan een nieuwe uitdaging?

Als Corporate Finance Associate begeleid jij als onafhankelijk deskundige transacties en voer je (strategische) waarderingsvraagstukken uit voor een breed scala aan partijen. Met een gerichte focus ben jij voor onze klanten en opdrachtgevers de specialist op het gebied van Corporate Finance. Je begeleidt opdrachtgevers in alle stadia van een fusie-, verkoop- of aankoopproces. Je helpt cliënten bij het identificeren van acquisitiekandidaten in de (internationale) markt, je ondersteunt hen bij bedrijfswaarderingen, strategische heroriëntaties en afstoten van bedrijfsonderdelen. Kortom een uitdaging met een hoge mate van zelfstandigheid, verantwoordelijkheid en ondernemerschap.

Vereiste achtergrond en kennis

Voor deze functie zijn we op zoek naar een analytisch sterke en ondernemende collega die het volgende met zich meebrengt:

  • afgeronde WO-opleiding;
  • minimaal 3 tot 8 jaar relevante werkevaring op het gebied van strategy consulting, private equity of M&A Corporate Finance;
  • een teamplayer die goed onder druk kan werken;
  • een zelfstandige, enthousiaste en flexibele manier van werken;
  • uitstekende analytische en communicatieve vaardigheden;
  • ondernemend, ambitieus en commercieel;
  • vloeiend in Nederlands en Engels, zowel mondeling als schriftelijk.

Organisatie

AFS Group is de leidende onafhankelijke financiële intermediair in Europa met uitstekende toegang tot de kapitaalmarkt en verbindt meer dan tweeduizend financiële instellingen, zakelijke klanten en overheidsinstanties. Met kantoren in Amsterdam, Londen, Zürich en Frankfurt en ongeveer 90 professionals zijn wij actief op het gebied van o.a.:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Market analyses and data services
  • Renewable Energy
  • Transaction / Brokerage services:
    • Environmental commodities
    • Fixed Income
    • Interest Rates
    • Equity and equity derivatives
    • Exotic financial products

Aanbod

AFS biedt jou de mogelijkheid deel uit te maken van een groeiend en ambitieus bedrijf. Het hoofdkantoor van AFS is gevestigd op een prachtige en centrale werklocatie in het hart van Amsterdam. Wij bieden een interessante, internationale, en professionele werkomgeving met veel ruimte voor persoonlijke ontwikkeling. Daarnaast bieden wij marktconforme arbeidsvoorwaarden waarbij een bonus tot de mogelijkheden behoort.

Interesse?

Is jouw interesse gewekt en beschik jij over de gevraagde kennis en ervaring, dan ontvangen wij graag jouw cv en motivatiebrief. Je kunt deze sturen aan Robbin Sewdin via hr@afsgroup.nl.

Position Senior Corporate Clients

Organization
AFS Group is an independent European multi-asset class broker, primarily operating as an intermediary for Financial Institutions, Corporate Clients and (semi) Government bodies.

With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt, AFS offers a range of Fixed Income, Interest Rates, Energy / Environmental, Exotics, Equity and Equity derivatives products. AFS also offers a variety of market information and data services. AFS has 90 employees.

The AFS Interest Rate desk consists of a team of highly experienced tem of 20 men and women which serves a unique mix of banking, corporate and government clients all over Europe. AFS Interest is one of the bigger departments of AFS group and active in the following products:

  • Interbank and Non-banking Deposits
  • Certificates of Deposits (CD) & Commercial Paper (CP)
  • Repurchase Agreements
  • Arbitrage
  • Foreign Exchange (mainly FX-Forwards)
  • Interest Rate Derivatives (Swaps, FRA’s, Eonia’s)
  • Treasury Bills
  • Medium Term Notes
  • Private Placements and Structured Loans

To improve our offering to our current clientele and expand our business we are currently looking to hire experienced brokers for our non-banking desk, preferably with an existing network.

Responsibilities

  • Expand the non-banking client base
  • Introduce the existing order flow to new corporate clients and search for new opportunities to increase and improve the order flow
  • Train and support junior broker(s)
  • Actively look for cross-selling opportunities for other AFS desks

Competencies and qualifications

  • A pro-active, entrepreneurial spirit that enables you to develop business in new directions
  • Excellent social, sales and communication skills
  • Teamplayer, integer, flexible
  • Fluent in English, fluency in a second language is considered as a plus
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in Interest Rate markets

What we offer
AFS offers an interesting, international and professional working environment with a strong focus on personal development. In addition to that, we offer competitive benefits.

If you are interested, please send your resume and a cover letter to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).

Senior Institutional Fixed Income Brokers

Organization

AFS Group is an independent European multi-asset class broker, primarily operating as an intermediary for Financial Institutions, Corporate Clients and (semi) Government bodies. With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt, AFS offers a range of Fixed Income, Interest Rates, Energy / Environmental, Exotics, Equity and Equity derivatives products. AFS also offers a variety of market information and data services. AFS has 90 employees.

The AFS Fixed Income department consists of a team of highly experienced men and women which serves a unique mix of banking, corporate and government clients all over Europe. To improve our offering to our current clientele and expand our business, we are currently looking to hire Senior Institutional Fixed Income Brokers with an existing client portfolio.

Responsibilities

  • Expanding the Fixed Income client base;
  • Introducing the existing order flow to new clients and search for new opportunities to increase and improve the order flow;
  • Training and supporting junior broker(s);
  • Actively looking for cross-selling opportunities for other AFS desks;

Competencies and qualifications

  • An existing client portfolio;
  • A pro-active, entrepreneurial spirit that enables you to develop business in new directions;
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills,
  • Excellent social and communication skills;
  • A team player that is comfortable to work in an international team;
  • Accurate but with the ability to work well under pressure;
  • Flexible and creative;
  • Fluency in Dutch and English. A third language is a preference;

What we offer

You have the opportunity to be part of a growing and ambitious company. AFS is located in a historical building, which used to be the old stock exchange trading floor, in the center of Amsterdam.AFS offers an interesting, international and professional working environment, with a strong focus on personal development. In addition to that, we offer a corporate remuneration and possible equity participation.

If you are interested, please send your resume and a cover letter to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).

Junior/Medior/Senior (Semi-)Public Debt Department broker (NL/B/FR)

Organization

AFS Group is an independent European multi-asset class broker, primarily operating as an intermediary for Financial Institutions, Corporate Clients and (semi) Government bodies. With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt, AFS offers a range of Fixed Income, Interest Rates, Energy / Environmental, Exotics, Equity and Equity derivatives products. AFS also offers a variety of market information, data services and dedicated research. AFS has 100 employees.

The AFS Interest Rate department consists of a highly experienced team of 30 men and women with a unique mix of banking, corporate and government clients all over Europe, Middle East and Asia. AFS Interest is active in the following products:

  • Public Debt
  • Interbank and Non-banking Deposits
  • Certificates of Deposits (CD) & Commercial Paper (CP)
  • Repurchase Agreements (Repo)
  • Arbitrage
  • Foreign Exchange (mainly FX-Swaps)
  • Interest Rate Derivatives (IRS, FRA, OIS, Basis)
  • Treasury Bills
  • Medium Term Notes
  • Private Placements and Structured Loans
  • Corporate Finance

To improve the offering to our client base and expand our business further we are looking for junior/medior/senior brokers at our AFS Public Debt desk. At the moment we are mainly looking for candidates which have a Belgian and/or French background. Next to English, fluency in Dutch and French is required.

Responsibilities

  • Expand the EU public debt client base with new clients, both lenders and borrowers
  • Identify clients’ needs and pro-actively act to achieve best-in-market customer satisfaction
  • Actively look for new and cross-selling opportunities within AFS Group departments

Competencies and qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor degree or similar level
  • pro-activeentrepreneurial spirit that enables you to develop business in new directions
  • A creative team player with excellent social, sales and communication skills
  • Accurate, excellent numerical and analytical skills
  • Next to English, fluency in Dutch and French
  • A few years of experience in the public debt market or the eagerness to discover this product
  • Familiar with setting and reaching team targets, works well under pressure
  • The ambition to grow on a personal level and move up the ladder

What we offer

You have the opportunity to join a company which is highly ambitious, growing fast and young at heart. AFS provides a fast paced, professional and international working environment, with a strong focus on personal development. Internal training as well as external courses are part of what we offer you in order to unlock your full potential. In addition to that, we offer competitive remuneration and benefits including profit sharing possibilities.

AFS is located in the heart of Amsterdam, on the old trading floor of the stock exchange at Beursplein 5.

Interested

If you are interested to join our team of ambitious and talented people, please send your cover letter and resume to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).

Junior/Medior/Senior (Semi-)Public Debt Department broker (German)

Organization

AFS Group is an independent European multi-asset class broker, primarily operating as an intermediary for Financial Institutions, Corporate Clients and (semi) Government bodies. With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt, AFS offers a range of Fixed Income, Interest Rates, Energy / Environmental, Exotics, Equity and Equity derivatives products. AFS also offers a variety of market information, data services and dedicated research. AFS has 100 employees.

The AFS Interest Rate department consists of a highly experienced team of 30 men and women with a unique mix of banking, corporate and government clients all over Europe, Middle East and Asia. AFS Interest is active in the following products:

  • Public Debt
  • Interbank and Non-banking Deposits
  • Certificates of Deposits (CD) & Commercial Paper (CP)
  • Repurchase Agreements (Repo)
  • Arbitrage
  • Foreign Exchange (mainly FX-Swaps)
  • Interest Rate Derivatives (IRS, FRA, OIS, Basis)
  • Treasury Bills
  • Medium Term Notes
  • Private Placements and Structured Loans
  • Corporate Finance

To improve the offering to our client base and expand our business further we are looking for junior/medior/senior brokers at our AFS Public Debt desk. At the moment we are mainly looking for candidates which have a German background. Fluency in English is also required.

Responsibilities

  • Expand the EU public debt client base with new clients, both lenders and borrowers
  • Identify clients’ needs and pro-actively act to achieve best-in-market customer satisfaction
  • Actively look for new and cross-selling opportunities within AFS Group departments

Competencies and qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor degree or similar level
  • pro-activeentrepreneurial spirit that enables you to develop business in new directions
  • A creative team player with excellent social, sales and communication skills
  • Accurate, excellent numerical and analytical skills
  • Next to German, fluency in English is required and Dutch is an advantage
  • A few years of experience in the public debt market or the eagerness to discover this product
  • Familiar with setting and reaching team targets, works well under pressure
  • The ambition to grow on a personal level and move up the ladder

What we offer

You have the opportunity to join a company which is highly ambitious, growing fast and young at heart. AFS provides a fast paced, professional and international working environment, with a strong focus on personal development. Internal training as well as external courses are part of what we offer you in order to unlock your full potential. In addition to that, we offer competitive remuneration and benefits including profit sharing possibilities.

AFS is located in the heart of Amsterdam, on the old trading floor of the stock exchange at Beursplein 5.

Interested

If you are interested to join our team of ambitious and talented people, please send your cover letter and resume to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).