Trading Associate


Financial Services - Front Office


New York, New York

Employment Type



A leading Boutique Investment Firm founded in more than 30 years ago and thrives today as a leading Equity Research & Trading firm is seeking to hire an Equity Trading Associate on to a team of ~40 research analysts & traders. They have built a lasting team and have built a dynamic and supportive culture that enables them to attract and retain top professionals on Wall St.   

Job Description:

Compensation : $900000 - $150000
Job ID : 11812


  • Reconcile daily trades with CRD & APX, Trade Suite, CTM
  • See to effectively resolve all failing trade & any related to trade settlement issues
  • Distribute fund updated respective team members
  • Responsible for daily distribution of Positions Sheets to the Firm
  • Aid & persist in gathering orders from PM’s
  • Assist traders with general reporting requests
  • Update model account instructions as directed & needed
  • Prioritize and see clarify & effectively communicate any trade order discrepancies that arise
  • Assist in answering broker phone calls & relay pertinent trading flow information
  • Responsible for trading order entry in OMS system



Job Requirements:


  • Bachelors degree preferably in finance, economics, business from accredited university
  • 3-4 years’ experience in financial services industry
  • Fluency in financial securities--preferably in Equities
  • Excellent communication skills both written & verbal
  • Ability to manage up & work with senior Traders to gather orders when their focus is market-bound
  • MSO expertise with a particular emphasis on Excel
  • This is a back-to-office model in mid-town Manhattan
  • Candidates must show proof of full vaccination
  • The ideal candidate will be a natural multi-tasker with an adaptability to thrive in an intensely focused trading environment with the ability to prioritize and organize workload & deliver on deadlines
  • When necessary, work closely & cooperatively with Accounting, IT, Compliance, and Sales & Marketing, as well develop working relationships with Custodians & covering Brokers
  • Attention to details is critical component of this role
  • Strong mathematical skills set is essential


Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.