Junior Trader

Brokerage Operations Opportunity in Financial Services

Junior Trader


Location:  Jersey City preferred, all locations and remote considered

                 

Type:  Full-time

Summary:

We are seeking an intelligent, motivated individual to fill a junior position on the network’s fixed income trading desk as a retail bond trader. We will train the right candidate. Some background in financial services is a plus.

Responsibilities:

  • Trade fixed income securities including municipal bonds, corporate bonds, treasuries, agencies, and certificates of deposit.
  • Develop and market trade ideas to the representatives
  • Analyze and interpret market conditions and economic data
  • Create and evaluate portfolios.
  • Manage bid lists.
  • Research and resolve all trade problems.
  • Work closely with 2 clearing firms (Pershing & National Financial).
  • Trade unit investment trusts
  • Other duties as assigned

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred, H.S. Diploma or GED certificate + Significant Practical Experience will be considered

Basic Requirements:

  • FINRA Series 7 and 63 are required
  • 1+ years relevant working experience is required
  • Ability to communicate clearly and confidently
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and operate autonomously in a fast-paced environment
  • Computer skills with an aptitude for troubleshooting
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with exceptional attention to detail with ability to prioritize and multi-task

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bond Trading experience desirable but not required
  • Financial services experience a plus

Be A Part Of The Team Behind Our Success!

At Advisor Group, we support financial professionals across the nation, the people who help everyday Americans achieve their dreams. We’re a billion-dollar business with the mentality and drive of a startup. Join us in building something special.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Advisor Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace and we hire the most qualified candidates without regard for age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, language differences, nationality or national origin, family or marital status, physical, mental, and developmental abilities (or the perception of a disability), genetic information, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, skin color, social or economic class, education, work and behavioral styles, political affiliation, military service, caste, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Eligibility

Applicants for employment in the US must have valid work authorization that does not now and/or will not in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the US by Advisor Group.

Unqualified Applications

Advisor Group does not consider applications from candidates who do not meet the minimum qualifications stated in the job posting.

Recruiting Agencies

Advisor Group only accepts candidates from contracted recruiting firms and only for searches approved prior to submissions. Fees will not be paid for unsolicited submissions.