Execution Trader

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 13 Feb 18 2018-02-13

The position is for an Execution Trader for hedge fund and wealth management business in an asset manager based in the West End. We are looking for someone with a strong analytical background who will be responsible for executing systematic trading strategies across a range of asset classes, as well as discretionary client flow. The individual will be part of the trading team and would work with the portfolio managers and client advisors in delivering a wide range of strategies.

Execution Trader

  • Salary:  Competitive
  • Location:  London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:  Permanent, Full time

Jobs spec: Trading Equities, Bonds, Futures, Options, FX

For the right person, this offers a great opportunity to join a multi-disciplinary asset and wealth manager and the opportunity to develop skills, learn and grow with the company.

Responsibilities:

  • Trade execution across all products
  • Application and understanding of execution algorithms and EMS
  • Post-trade reconciliation
  • Maintaining relationships with brokers

Essential requirements:

  • 3 years experience in a bank, fund or trading firm
  • Strong academic record
  • Quantitatively focused with strong analytical, investigative and problem solving skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Python and VBA
  • Current or previous CF30 status or equivalent
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills