Trading Desk Operations; Graduate with Mathematics, VBA, Coding

Reference:
MN37782
Date Posted:
26/03/2018
Salary:
Competitive
Town/City:
London
Opportunity Type:
Graduate Job - Agency Client
Closing Date:
31/05/2018
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