Junior Broker

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Paragon Executive
  • 03 Dec 18

An exciting opportunity arises in the carbon market for a junior broker. Our client is a global biofuel brokerage group with offices located in Europe, USA and Asia. This position will offer the successful candidate great exposure and give them the right foundations to grow and build a career in a unique sector.

The Role:

  • Working with and supporting brokers daily activities including preparation of market reports
  • Monitoring and analysing market performance and communicating it to customers
  • Meeting with new and existing clients on a consistent basis to develop and maintain business relationships
  • Executing orders between traders to buy or sell via phone or computer



The ideal candidate for this role will be personable with a good phone manner and be good at building relationships.  Additional skills and qualifications are required for this position:

  • Degree in Finance, Mathematics or Business, or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working in brokering, trading or operations
  • Computer literate (Excel proficiency) with excellent numeracy skills
  • Detail-oriented and able to judge the risk/reward trade-off in daily operations
  • Able to think and react quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to negotiate in order to maximize desk profitability
  • Strong ability to multi-task, able to handle several complex tasks concurrently and accurately
  • Team player, who works well within a group environment

The Bottom Line

If this job posting seems different from those of our competitors, it’s because our clients really are different: it’s not just a slogan or a mantra. We are out to change an industry by building a better mousetrap. No tricks, no games, just top-tier candidates and excellent service to our clients. To do that, we need to hire the best of the best. So, what are you waiting for? Apply now!

Contact Information:

For a confidential discussion about this role, or to discuss similar opportunities in the investment management sector, please call Graham Murphy at Paragon Executive Intelligence on +353 (0)1 8746770. www.paragonexecutive.com