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Junior Trader - Equities

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR 400 - R 300 K
Job TypePermanent
EducationRPE + JSE Trader + Bachelors Degree
Experience2 - 3 years' experience

Job Description

Job Purpose:

The Equity trader will manage and execute transactions, generate income and increase the client base.

Key Responsibilities:

• Maintain good working relationships with key clients

• Maintain existing client base

• Income generation and increasing client base

• Market knowledge high and up to date

• Will be required to write reports on various markets and market related issues

• Receiving, execution and monitoring of orders

• Effective reporting of transactions executed

• Effective execution to minimize risk and misdeals

• Ensuring all allocations are received from advisors and processed

• Ensure order execution complies to JSE and company rules

• Effective reporting of transactions executed

• Effective execution to minimize risk and misdeals

• Timely informing the compliance officer and CEO of any potential risks on the dealing desk

• Knowledge of fundamentals and new listings

• Up to date with daily SENS announcements and corporate actions

• Marketing, promoting and selling of products and services to clients and potential clients

• Meet turn-around times

• Handling inquiries on products & services

Skills & Competencies:

• Self Confidence

• Ability to cold call

• Product and systems knowledge

• Attention to detail

• Resilience

• Teamwork

• Solutions orientated

• Time management skills

• Customer focus

• Initiative

• Organizational commitment

• Interpersonal relations

• Quality of outputs

• Professional / Efficient report writing capability

Minimum Requirements:

• Relevant Bachelors Degree

• JSE Traders Exam - advantageous

• Registered Persons Exams (RPE) - advantageous

• At least 2 years related experience

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 572 8877. You can also contact Lizelle on 011 807 8064

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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