Equity Execution Trader - Bloomberg Tradebook

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Posted May 4, 2017 - Requisition No. 58365

We’re Bloomberg Tradebook, a global agency broker providing anonymous direct market access and algorithmic trading to more than 125 global liquidity venues across 40+ countries. With unique tools and unrivalled standards of execution, we seek new ways to deliver value to both the buy-side and sell side. We provide our clients with solutions for equities, futures and options to actively manage complex trading strategies in more than 100 global exchanges.

The Role:

There is an exciting opportunity for someone to join our London team as a Junior Equity Trader. You will be a key member of our Execution Desk, helping Tradebook's buy-side clients to optimise their use of our suite of trading tools and functionality. You’ll consult with buy-side traders regarding their trading process and workflow, with a goal of helping clients to achieve superior execution quality. In addition to managing orders, an important part of your role will be to build client relationships, mitigate risk and drive commission revenue through the thoughtful promotion of Tradedbook solutions.
You’ll bring with you market and trading knowledge of equity, an understanding of the institutional buy-side, an outgoing personality and entrepreneurial spirit.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Manage risk and sales trading for Bloomberg Tradebook clients
  • Expanding the Tradebook execution business in the EMEA region; whether building new business or expanding existing relationships
  • Position our Products and Services with an intelligent, considered approach
  • Partner with colleagues in other regions to coordinate service for our global client base
  • Collaborate across asset classes with your colleagues from other desks and business areas to help reach our collective goals and strategies

You’ll need to have:

  • FCA Securities and Regulation Exams (CF30 registered approved person)
  • Undergraduate degree
  • Equity market and trading knowledge
  • High proficiency in Bloomberg functionality and analytics
  • Proficiency in Bloomberg trading applications (EMSX, Tradebook, SSEOMS, AIM)
  • Knowledge of buy-side and sell-side OMS/EMS applications
  • Knowledge of advanced execution strategies (algorithms and DMA); trade decision analytics
  • Knowledge of pre and post trade TCA products and applications
  • Strong understanding of electronic trading industry best practices
  • Exemplary communication, presentation, organizational and leadership skills

We’d love to see:

  • Business level fluency in any core European language, in addition to English

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look here:


Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

Opening Date: 25th May 2017
Closing Date: 22nd June 2017

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