Student Assistant for the Electronic Trading desk

THE JOB

We are looking for a student assistant to work with our Electronic Trading desk during US trading hours. This position is in our headquarters in Copenhagen and provides the perfect opportunity to gain exposure to the dynamics of a fast-paced trading desk.

The desk in Copenhagen, along with its presence in Singapore, provides global trading coverage across over 100 exchanges, MTFs and OTFs. The Copenhagen team focuses primarily on pan-European and US markets.

 The desk you will be assisting is responsible for wide array of tasks such as the following:

  • Monitoring and management of all client business executed on exchange
  • Coverage of equities, futures and options as well as a variety of proprietary OTC products
  • Handling of queries related to the platform, available products, DMA and algo execution
  • Management of the business in coordination with the sales, back-office, corporate actions, static data and tech teams
  • Provide clients with a professional and reliable execution experience
  • Drive the development of the trading platform and trading solutions
  • Active liaison with external financial intermediaries

 YOUR PROFILE

The desired candidate is a 1st or 2nd year bachelor student at one of the greater Copenhagen universities. Economics, finance, business, maths or engineering backgrounds considered.

Required skills:

  • Analytical and technical mind with an interest in the financial markets from a front-office perspective
  • Ability to analyse large amounts of data is a plus so preference given to candidates with advanced knowledge of SQL and Excel

 WE OFFER

  • A chance to join a truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you grow personally and professionally.
  • An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic, very ambitious and, at the same time, informal and pleasant working environment.
Application deadline:
Soonest possible
Location:
Copenhagen
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Part-time
Working days:
Day
Contact person:
Rick Godinho
Tel: +45 3977 4368
Company homepage:
http://www.saxobank.com