Graduate Trading Desk Operations Assistant

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Graduate Job - Agency Client
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Graduate Trading Desk Operations Assistant - Technical Graduate Jobs

Job Salary: Highly competitive

Job Location: Central London

Job Sectors: Financial / Technology / Mathematical / Programming / Graduate

We have an exciting opportunity for an academically strong and technically minded graduate with a keen interest in critial thinking and programming.

Our client in central London is a trading firm with a proud reputation for their technological approach in the resolution of complex financial problems.

If you're excellent with numbers and have a passion for technology, problem solving and innovative thinking then this is the job for you.

Job responsibilities for the Graduate Trading Assistant role will involve:

Working in collaboration with traders with the objective of realising the firm's trading strategies, seeing that trades are accurately presented within all systemsAnalysing and maintaining complex software programmes, databases and spreadsheetsTaking on extensive job-specific training, making a desire to stick to software development within a financial environment key to the roleUtilising Excel and VBA

Essential Job Requirements:

  • A strong degree (2.1 or above) in a Quantitative subject such as Physics, Maths, Statistics, Economics or Chemistry
  • At least an A in Maths A-Level or equivalent
  • A keen interest in coding and solving mathematical problems