Employment

Junior Global Equities Trader (1122-1)
Salt Lake City, UT
Compensation commensurate with experience

The Jr Global Equities Trader will be a member of a trading team responsible for generating and executing trades, as directed by portfolio managers, in the public equity markets globally for an investment adviser in Salt Lake City, Utah with over $2.5B AUM.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Trading public equities globally, primarily small and micro-cap companies, for mutual funds and institutional accounts, with an emphasis on best execution and zero defect
  • Knowledgeable in algorithms, dark pools, sell-side trading practices, and a variety of trading strategies to achieve best execution
  • Skilled at sourcing liquidity without pushing the stock
  • Proactively adding value to the PMs and research team
  • Seeking ways to mitigate risk and make the trading process more efficient
  • Covering our global trading desk via rotating shifts (we trade roughly 21 hrs/day)

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3+ years of small-cap execution trading experience; this experience must include: Sell-side trader covering Asia, and Buy-side trader covering Asia
  • Bachelor’s degree – required
  • Strong understanding of trading, & analyzing and finding new and better trading strategies
  • Knowledge of the market: studying the market, following holdings, catching market opportunities
  • Strong work ethic, sense of responsibility, and ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to articulate pertinent information quickly & clearly to internal and external parties
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
  • Understanding and abiding by market rules and regulations in 50+ markets globally
  • Knowledgeable of risk management, best execution, and trade compliance rules of an SEC-registered investment adviser
  • OMS understanding, including upstream and downstream implications
  • Advanced Bloomberg, Excel, & Outlook skills
  • Nice to have: experience with FX, shorting, options, swaps, p-notes

CONTACT:
Tony Pietrzak
BCI – Financial Services Recruiting
10 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 1250
Chicago, IL 60606
312-460-8222 x104
tony@bcius.com
www.bcius.com


If you would like to submit a job posting, please email Mike McDougall at mike.mcdougall@pacridgecap.com