Global Markets, Sales and Trading Rotation, Officer Global Markets, Sales and Trading Rotation,  …

State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 08 Apr 20
State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 08 Apr 20
State Street Corporation
Global Markets, Sales and Trading Rotation, Officer
Job Summary State Street Global Markets Multi Asset Class Trading and Research is a global agency and principal trading group with main centers in Boston, London, Hong Kong and Sydney (as well as several other offices globally). We trade foreign exchange, equities and fixed income and provide macro strategy research to global investment manager and asset owners. The selected individual will rotate through the business functions and be placed on a team upon satisfactory completion of the rotation, achievement of certain learning benchmarks, and acceptable evaluations by the senior group's management. While rotation is in Boston, incumbent will be willing to take an international placement.

Primary Job Responsibilities: Responsibilities will shift as the incumbent rotates teams. Incumbent will: •O btain hands-on experience learning trading, sales, client services and research functions working alongside and assisting existing staff
  • develop core competencies and a skillset critical to each teams' responsibilities such as trade pricing, trade entry, hedging, research preparation, client sales pitches and interaction, client onboarding, preparation and communication of market commentary.
•A ssist with projects that each team is managing. This will include preparing analyses, reporting, sales materials, data gathering, operational reviews, systems' testing and other activities as assigned.
  • become proficient with various proprietary and vendor trading and investment systems
  • Background/interest in Finance, Economics, financial markets or investments
  • A desire to learn more about the global economy and macro economics driving investment activity
  • Experience in Powerpoint and/or Excel
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Creative thinker
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
Skills to be Developed:
  • A strong knowledge of global economics and its impact on financial markets.
  • A solid grounding in how foreign exchange and equity markets work in practice
  • Demonstrate client service orientation and resolving client problems
  • Organization and communication skills
  • Develop an understanding of appropriate regulations surrounding the provision of financial services to clients
  • Manage time effectively and to work under deadline pressure in a pressured environment.
  • Problem solve and prioritize tasks
  • Work both independently and collaboratively
  • Develop analytical, written and verbal skills

Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.