Junior Trade Assistant – $5bn+ Hedge Fund Junior Trade Assistant – $5bn+ Hedge Fund …

O'Connell Resourcing
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Jan 21
Up to £50,000 Base Salary
O'Connell Resourcing
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Jan 21
Up to £50,000 Base Salary
Posted by:
Will Fieldhouse • Senior Consultant
Posted by:
Will Fieldhouse
Senior Consultant
A hugely successful Investment Manager is looking to add a Trade Assistant to its Trading team. The company is a $5bn AUM Manager with a global macro focus. You will assist a team of 4 Traders, reporting into the Head of Trading. This position has opened up as the current TA is moving into a Junior Trader position and this would be the expected career trajectory of the new hire.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, ambitious and intelligent person, who can multi-task and develop in the role over the long-term. Cross asset middle office / operations experience with some exposure to fixed income (derivatives) and equity experience would be preferable.

This opportunity allows excellent career progression in a firm which is always evolving and launching new strategies. Further study is encouraged to compliment the training provided.

The Role:

Your primary responsibility will be to ensure the timely and effective management of several areas key to the trading process. This will include a wide range of tasks from order booking, MO trade queries, option expiries, cash management, TCA and trade flow/volume analysis etc. You will gain exposure to the full range of asset classes and markets associated with global macro strategies in an established firm.

Requirements:

  • At minimum, a bachelor’s degree from a top-tier university
  • Highly numerate, detailed oriented
  • 1-3yrs experience in a middle office / operations role in a hedge fund or asset manager
  • Ideally with exposure to Fixed Income and Equity
  • Familiarity with trading systems and possessing a desire to enhance automation and improve efficiencies. Some coding skills would also be valued.
  • Sharp analytical and communication skills
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