Trading Desk Operations (Graduate with Mathematics, VBA and Coding)

Reference:
MN77344
Date Posted:
20/08/2018
Salary:
Competitive
Town/City:
London
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
Closing Date:
05/11/2018
Employer:
STEM Graduates
Employer Website:

We have an exciting opportunity for an academically strong and technically minded graduate with a keen interest in critical 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 systems
  • Analysing and maintaining complex software programmes, databases and spreadsheets.
  • Taking on extensive job-specific training, making a desire to stick to software development within a financial environment key to the role
  • Utilising 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