European Equity Trader - 1 year contract

Job title: European Equity Trader - 1 year contract
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £60,000 - £60000
Start date: 20-09-2021
Reference: PR/111362
Contact details: Takashi Kobayashi
Contact email:
Job published: September 12, 2021 19:40


European Equity Trader


(1 year contract)


A globally operating financial institution look for candidates for the European Equity Trader role at their London office.



£40K - £60K p.a.

Purpose of Job


This role has main purpose:

  • To handle and execute European Equity orders from Tokyo Head Office and clients.
  • Creating execution confirmations and communicating with the Tokyo Office and clients.

Main Job Functions & Tasks

·         Receive orders and execute them appropriately

·         Expect to contact and negotiate with Market Makers and other brokers

·         Post trade booking and create execution confirmation and post trade analysis tailored to each client’s request.

·         Write Daily Market Closing Commentary at the end of the day for Clients and Tokyo Head Office



  • CISI/FCA Certification required
  • Previous relevant experience as an equity trader
  • Native level of English (spoken and written)
  • Advanced skills of Word and Excel
  • A strong educational background is required with a relevant degree (or equivalent)
  • A highly motivated, pro-active team player with a flexible manner

*No UK work permit shall be provided therefore candidates need to be able to work in UK without restrictions