trading desk assistant (career progression to trader) in Singapore

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contact
tammie phua, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
S$ 3,000 - S$ 4,000 per month

job details

posted
location
singapore
specialism
corporate & legal support
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
S$ 3,000 - S$ 4,000 per month
reference number
91M0152209_1610596098
contact
tammie phua, randstad
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job description

about the company

The company is a US MNC based in New York and ranked highly in the Global Fortune 500 companies list in 2020. They are a huge trading group and some examples of their well-established and reputable trading desks in the market include futures and options, FX, agricultural commodities, energy, precious metals and hedge funds. The Singapore office has more than 100 headcount and is continually expanding.

about the job

This role is an entry-level trading sales position. As part of a growing sales team, the company is now investing in new talent without broking/trading sales experience. As you will be required to take and pass MAS trading exams that will take about 6 to 9 months, you are not allowed to speak to clients until you are licensed. Therefore, your initial responsibilities are on the job training with senior colleagues as well as admin support to the trading desk. This includes assisting with clients onboarding paperwork, creating files and documents in the systems, and general assistance to the brokers. It is expected that you will be soliciting business from clients and bringing in sales revenue after 1 year into the job.

about the manager/team

You will be reporting to the Head of Listed Derivatives, who is a reputable and well-respected trader in Singapore and Asia. The teams under the Head have a total headcount of under 20.

skills & requirements for the job

You should be tertiary-educated, ideally with a Degree from a recognised University. As the exams to acquire your trading license will not be easy to pass, you will need to possess genuine interest in the financial services industry and have commitment to a long-term career in this industry. The hiring company will provide guidance and on the job training for you to acquire your license as soon as possible, but determination, personal drive and good attitude will be tools for you to succeed.



To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Tammie Phua at 65106534.
(EA: 94C3609/ R1109745 )




skills

Trading, Brokerage, Trader, Sales, Broker, Business Development

qualification

You should be tertiary-educated, ideally with a Degree from a recognised University.

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma