Junior Credit Trader (London)

Junior Credit Trader (London)

Job description

Join our team in London

The London Credit Opportunities (CROP) team is seeking a trader to join the desk. The trader will assist with trading corporate bonds (ranging from investment-grade down to distressed debt), syndicated loans, and credit derivatives and equities on behalf of CROP London as well as other CROP teams. The trader will also assist with CROP-wide trade strategy optimization as well as portfolio risk management.

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What you’ll do day-to-day

The trader will be responsible for managing relationships with counterparties, monitoring markets and positions, executing trades, and maintaining and utilizing data that supports the strategy. This role affords the opportunity to develop expertise in corporate credit and generate trade ideas.

Who we’re looking for

  • Excellent quantitative and analytical aptitude; sound communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills; and keen attention to detail are required.
  • The ideal candidate will be process-oriented and have impressive organizational and multitasking skills.
  • A demonstrated interest in, and exposure to, financial markets is preferred but not required. Computer programming experience is also an advantage.
  • The members of the D. E. Shaw group do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. Note that for us, this is more than just a legal boilerplate. We are genuinely committed to these principles, which form an important part of our corporate culture, and are eager to hear from extraordinarily well qualified individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.

    Extra information

    Education Level
    Working hours per week
    4 - 40
    Type of Contract
    Casual / Part Time Jobs
    Published at
    Profession Sub-category
    Customer Service
    Full UK/EU driving license preferred
    Car Preferred
    Must be eligible to work in the EU
    Cover Letter Required

    London | Customer Service Jobs | Casual / Part Time Jobs | Other

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