SENIOR US EQUITY TRADER

Company: 
Prior Capital CY Limited
Main info
September 26, 2018
Location: 
Limassol
Expiration Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2018
Company Description: 
Prior Capital (Formerly PriorFx) is a dynamic, fast growing global investment firm Registered in Cyprus in 2013 (license №221/13). Since 2016, Prior Capital has provided a wide range of financial services including customized financial solution delivery in the fields of portfolio management, capital protection, brokerage and consulting. Up to today, Prior Capital continues to demonstrate extraordinary expansion in business operations with Asset Management becoming its most prevalent business.
Contact Details: 
Contact person: Recruiting Department Phone number: +357 95 755677 Email address: recruiting@priorcapital.eu
Vacancy Description: 
Prior Capital (Formerly PriorFx) is a dynamic, fast growing global investment firm Registered in Cyprus in 2013 (license №221/13). Since 2016, Prior Capital has provided a wide range of financial services including customized financial solution delivery in the fields of portfolio management, capital protection, brokerage and consulting. Up to today, Prior Capital continues to demonstrate extraordinary expansion in business operations with Asset Management becoming its most prevalent business. Our continuous business development dictates a need to nurture a strong cross-functional team of high-caliber professionals, currently we are seeking to hire an experienced SENIOR US EQUITY TRADER to join our Trading Desk team. Successful candidates will have a high degree of independence, sense of responsibility and a challenging mind-set to develop and implement their own systematic, absolute-return investment strategies (we give high priority to candidates who have successful, proven strategies for such asset class as Equities). The current offer includes, however, is not limited to a competitive remuneration, bonuses linked to both individual and corporate performance, and (if needed) a relocation package to Limassol, Cyprus.
Main Responsibilities: 
  • Lead and/or participate in Portfolio Management in accordance with a variety of investment strategies approved by the company;
  • Contribute to the company’s disciplined investment policy and new product development efforts;
  • Research, identify and recommend on new investment opportunities, that generate additional return for the portfolios under management;
  • Trade securities, select appropriate investments, structure and execute transactions;  
  • Collaborate and co-operate with different levels of investment support functions (including close co-operation with Trading Desk team);
  • Monitor client portfolios and provide reports (ad hoc and scheduled) on economic and market conditions;
  • Analyze and report on portfolio exposures and performance, relative to respective benchmarks;
  • When required, take part in business development projects and support growth initiates.  
Main Requirements: 
  • Ability to work based on US market trading schedule (working hours and holiday schedule);
  • Higher Education in Applied Mathematics/Econometrics/Statistics/Finance and Investments; 
  • Experience and profile leaning towards fundamental investments;
  • Fluency in English (oral and written) is a must;
  • Good command of Microsoft Office (in particular Excel) and Bloomberg are desirable;
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills – mathematics, econometrics, statistics, computer science;
  • Highly developed communication and presentations skills (preferably prior experience in interaction with investors, both current and potential); 
  • Ability to work under pressure, ability to prioritize and adhere to deadlines;
  • CFA preferred;
  • Proven track-record (especially in US equity markets) will be considered an advantage;
  • Ability to work independently and to understand the interactions/decisions on the Desk as a Team.
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Please apply directly via the platform or send your CV and Cover Letter (optional) to recruiting@priorcapital.euMore information can be obtained at www.prior.capital