Junior Trading Assistant

Greenwich, CT

Responsibilities

 

  • Support of the trading desk reporting directly to the Head Trader.
  • Running hypothetical allocation scenarios for structured vehicles and allocating trades,
  • Maintaining a new issue pipeline through constant communication with the sell-side and industry sources,
  • Identifying and executing trade ideas,
  • Tracking and identifying relevant news stories and research around credits and sectors and
  • Relationship building with the sell-side.

 

 

 

 

Requirements

 

  • ~2 to 3 years’ experience working as a trading assistant or in a leveraged finance or analyst position for a leveraged loan/high yield trading operation of a top tier investment bank, mutual fund, insurance company or other significant asset management business.
  • Candidates should have a reasonable understanding of the credit markets and proficiency working with Excel and Bloomberg.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills as well as an ability to operate effectively under pressure and deadlines are a must.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 2/6/2019
Salary Open






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