Job ref no.: CT3114388-01#5438

Execution Trader, US Market

Robert Walters

Robert Walters -Hong Kong

  • Salary HKD30,000 - HKD40,000 per month
  • Location Hong Kong

Our client is a boutique hedge fund with AUM 850 Mil. Long Short equity fund. They are looking to hire an execution trader (US Market) to report to executive director. It's definitely a good opportunity for people with product knowledge and aspire to become a trader.

Job responsibilities:

  • Executing orders from Executive Director with efficiency and accuracy
  • Monitoring of the market, including metrics such as: open interest, volatility, intraday price movements and market specification changes
  • Pre & post trade checking to ensure system integrity
  • Liaising with counterparties when necessary
  • Keeping up to date with market news, exchange rules & regulations and notifying team members in a timely manner of any relevant changes
  • Partnering with the operations team to constantly mitigate risk and improve operations of execution trading
  • Desk risk reporting, eg slippage reports, feedback of market conditions

Job qualifications:

  • 3-5 years’ experience as an equity execution trader with focus on US / Europe markets in a buy-side firm
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Cantonese and English speaking
  • Meticulous levels of diligence and attention to detail are a must
  • A team player but must also be comfortable working independently
  • Previous experience in financial markets and basic understanding of futures & equity and bond markets
  • Mental agility, a strong mathematical brain and the ability to think quickly and clearly under pressure
  • Able to communicate ideas well with other business such as Finance, Operations & Research team in China
  • BA in finance or business administration
  • CFA a plus

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Job ref no. CT3114388-01#5438
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Job Function
  • 3 years - 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree