As a Sales & Trading Analyst, you will become an expert in exchange-traded funds (ETFs), cryptocurrency trading, and the corporate bond marketplace. You will develop an extensive understanding of the fastest growing segment of financial services over the past decade, the $4 Trillion ETF industry. You will master ETF product mechanics and the various client channels that make up the ecosystem – including; asset managers, hedge funds, and ETF issuers. You will gain the core skills necessary to establish strong client relationships, identify relevant trading activity in the market, facilitate client trades, and work with counterparties to analyze the performance of a wide range of execution strategies.
As a client-facing member of our team, you will work directly with senior team members on all ongoing sales, service, and communication with clients. Initiating and managing client relationships requires tact and diplomacy as well as sharp quantitative decision making skills and the ability to work well in a fast-paced environment.
The ETF success story is one of unprecedented growth that has significantly exceeded that of every other asset management category in the last decade. SIG is one of the largest ETF liquidity providers globally, and we have been leaders in the marketplace since the inception of the first ETFs over 20 years ago.
What we’re looking for
Students in the last year of their bachelors or master’s degree looking to start a full-time job upon graduation
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Strong quantitative skills along with demonstrated analytical ability
Ability to complete multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast paced, team oriented environment
Must be a self-starter, quick learner and resourceful problem solver
Initiative, attention to detail and the ability to prioritize are essential
Demonstrated ability to work successfully as part of a team
Strong passion/interest in the markets and investment management business
Enjoy networking and cultivating relationships
Ability to understand investment products and services, as well as general investment and securities concepts
Will not require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future
We don’t post salary ranges externally so any salary estimate you see listed on a third party website was not provided by SIG and may not be accurate.
- Relaxed dress code: jeans and sneakers are the norm, shorts all summer long
- Food, beverages, and snacks available all day
- A 9,000 square-foot gym with cardio, cross fit and strength machines, plus yoga and indoor cycling classes
- Discounts for dining, entertainment, shopping, travel, and attractions
- Social events including a poker tournament, dinners, and sporting events in Philadelphia
- On-site Wellness Center staffed with full-time Nurse Practitioner
- On-site services such as barber, dry cleaning and laundry, auto repair and detailing, and ATM
- Opportunities to give back to the community through SIG sponsored events and donation drives
SIG is a global quantitative trading firm founded with a growth mindset and a rigorous analytical approach to decision making. We bring together the brightest minds, the best technology, and an expansive library of data. Only by tapping into our diverse perspectives and our commitment to education, can we truly reach our potential. This ability to think together (but not always alike) has propelled our success. We’ve got winning down to a science.
WHAT WE DO
Committing our own capital, we develop trading strategies to buy and sell financial instruments on exchanges around the world. By building virtually all of our own trading technology from scratch, we are able to stream billions of quotes per day. Our traders, quants, and technologists work side-by-side to implement our proprietary trading strategies, making us leaders in the financial markets.
**We don’t post salary ranges externally so any salary estimate you see listed on a third party website was not provided by SIG and may not be accurate.
SIG is not accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at SIG via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid written search agreement will be deemed the sole property of SIG, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by SIG.