Forex Sales Specialist, Singapore

Forex Sales Specialist - Singapore


We have come a long way since our first currency feed 23 years ago, we are an award-winning global company offering leading currency solutions for both retail and corporate clients, from a tech start-up to a global corporation. Founded in 1996, we became the first company to share exchange rate information on the internet free of charge and in 2001, we launched a trading platform that helped pioneer the development of online-based trading around the world, enabling forex and CFD investors the ability to trade the financial markets.  Our vision is to transform how our clients can meet all of their currency needs with innovative and award-winning solutions. Under new ownership with significant ambitions to grow the business on the global stage, we are looking for highly motivated, passionate individuals who want to make a mark in a dynamic environment.

The main role of a Forex Sales Specialist is to help prospective clients with their enquiries and increase the number of new live trading accounts. A large part of the sales activities take place over telephone calls to prospective clients.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform outbound calls to prospective clients with demo and live trading applications
  • Deliver prepared sales talks and scripts that describe OANDA’s services with the aim to convert leads into live trading accounts
  • Consistent follow up with clients via phone calls or emails through the client activation process
  • Assist clients with inquiries on the trading platforms, products, onboarding and funding procedures
  • Participate in the company’s marketing activities and promotional campaigns for customer acquisition and conversion
  • Stay informed about the financial markets in order to spot trends, look for new opportunities and establish credibility with our clients by understanding their requirements


  • Bachelor's degree, or 1 to 3 years of related experience in the financial industry or technology sectors preferred
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office, experience in Salesforce would be an asset
  • Proven track record in a sales environment
  • Ability to grasp complex concepts quickly, and able to identify key messaging for different audiences
  • Independent, self-directed and not afraid to make decisions to develop, execute and deliver on an assigned strategy
  • Positive attitude, flexible nature, a person who would thrive in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Knowledge of forex, CFD trading and the markets is desirable
  • Passion for phone sales is a must