The Equity Sales/Trader is responsible for executing high and low touch trades in a self-starter environment with a reputation for high quality service. This position is expected to cover and enhance existing clients and actively search for new business.  Although this position is currently located in our Charlotte office, other locations may be considered.

Essential Functions

  • Buy and sell Equities based on instructions from our institutional clients
  • Buy and sell Options based on instructions from our institutional clients
  • Provide a high level of service to our customers
  • Works under general supervision with authority to execute trades based on the instructions given by the client
  • Some travel required

Job Requirements

  • Good understanding of the equity markets
  • Strong communication skills to interact with clients, other traders, middle office and management
  • Must be able to decide what destination or algo to trade a position based on the clients instructions
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Great listening skills

Education and Experience:

  • B.A./B.S. degree required
  • 5+ years’ experience in the equity markets
  • Understanding of equity order management systems
  • Series 7, 63 licenses required
  • Proactive work ethic

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