Market Analyst

  • FP Markets
  • Limassol, Cyprus
  • 20/06/2024
Full time Analysts Forex

Job Description

FP Markets Group of Companies is a well-established globally regulated Australian broker offering traders access to CFDs across Forex, Indices, Commodities, Stocks and Cryptocurrencies. We are growing and looking to recruit a Full-time Market Analyst in our Cyprus office - a certified Great Place to Work®.

Join our team, where you'll play a pivotal role in driving growth and innovation alongside our Head of Business Development and Client Experience team, fostering a culture of best practices and knowledge sharing while tracking regional performance to ensure strategic success. Take the opportunity to make a real impact, leveraging your analytical skills and market expertise to drive business development initiatives and shape our company's future.

Reporting to: Head of Business Development

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct comprehensive market research and analysis to identify emerging trends, opportunities, and competitive threats within the Forex industry
  • Analyse customer data, market dynamics, and sales performance to provide insights and recommendations for optimising business development strategies
  • Identify areas where technology or the customer journey are not sufficiently enabling performance
  • Collaborate closely with the Head of Business Development to develop and execute strategic initiatives aimed at driving revenue growth and market expansion
  • Support the development of financial models and forecasts to assess the viability and potential impact of new business opportunities
  • Facilitate the sharing of business development knowledge and best practices between different regions
  • Identify and collate product issues and challenges encountered by all BD teams, and escalate them to the Product team for resolution
  • Prepare presentations, reports, and other materials for internal stakeholders and external partners

Candidate profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or a related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in business development, market research, or strategic analysis, preferably within the financial services industry
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to assess data and translate it into meaningful insights and actions for the BD team
  • Proficient in market research techniques to assess and analyse market opportunities
  • Excellent relationship-building skills with the ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Proven track record of delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Fluent English (additional languages will be considered an advantage)

Preferred Qualifications (but not essential):

  • Knowledge of the Forex market and trading platforms
  • Understanding of trading/exchange technology, compliance/regulatory changes, and their business impact

Our offer:

  • Welcoming, friendly and multicultural team with approachable leadership
  • Continuous personal development, growth with the company and opportunity to learn from industry leaders
  • Competitive remuneration, regular salary reviews and performance-based incentive schemes
  • Vibrant company life: from team activities to global celebrations
  • High level of autonomy and trust, support of ideas and opportunity to influence directly company results
  • Ability to contribute to dynamic business at a growth phase
  • New, beautiful office in an easily accessible location with company-provided fruits, breakfasts and lunches
  • Free Gym membership and access to multiple sports and wellness facilities
  • Company-provided parking
  • Medical insurance after probation period