Head Structuring

At Vontobel, we are committed to actively shaping our future. We create and pursue investment opportunities that get our clients ahead. As a global financial service provider with Swiss roots, we specialize in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions that fit.
For our business unit Financial Products Advisory & Distribution within Investment Banking we are looking for a Head Structuring.

Our Structuring Desk is responsible for the creation of relevant, daily trading ideas and for structuring, pricing and hedging of tailored Structured Products. Structured Notes represent the core offering of the Investment Banking division. Our value chain comprises the pricing, issuing, trading, market-making and the life cycle management.

Your Challenge

  • You are responsible for the generation and marketing of daily trade ideas for the sales department
  • Structuring of financial products based on current and potential market opportunities as well as depending on our books’ risk profile
  • Pricing and execution of Structured Notes
  • Lead, draft (and review) documentation with respect to new (and current) transactions in collaboration with our Legal & Compliance department
  • Development of new products and pushing sales via advisory; identifying new business opportunities
  • Leading a team of 6 employees located in Zurich and Singapore


Your Qualification

  • Relevant experience in leading an international team
  • Master’s degree (economics, finance, mathematics or similar)
  • CFA, FRM or CAIA is a plus
  • 5yr+ experience in sell-side structuring or sales of derivatives
  • Critical thinking skills along with ability to clearly communicate the same; excellent commercial reasoning skills in order to balance risk and reward
  • Cross asset know how with focus on equity
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in German and English

We only accept direct applications.



Zürich / Bleicherweg 21



Janine Barrios
+41 (58) 2836804
Corporate Human Resources