Associate Trader, FCAM

Job Purpose:

  • Reporting to the Head Trader Americas, the Associate Trader will be responsible to learn and contribute to the equity trading desk through execution, capital markets transactions and order management
  • This includes working closely with traders to learn the execution process, back up traders as required and support Portfolio Managers and Research Analysts
  • The Associate Trader will work closely with local and international trading teams to understand and implement best practices which add value to the investment process
  • The Associate Trader is expected to develop and maintain relationships with other key partners including investment operations, compliance, portfolio services and investment risk.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Manage order flow and trade execution in assigned markets/sectors
  • Work closely with and back up the equity trading team for equity trading execution, including electronic trading
  • Over time develop an in-depth understanding of the Portfolio Managers funds and Analyst research views
  • Utilize and continue to develop knowledge of equity trading, market structure and market challenges, advising Portfolio Managers on implementation of different trading strategies
  • Contribution to team strategy
  • Provide input to the Head Trader to analyze and improve the trading process regarding best execution
  • Proactively engage with broker relationships and market participants
  • Protect and where possible enhance Fidelity’s reputation in the marketplace
  • Engage in trading cost analysis, quantitative inputs and technical analysis to reduce Fidelity trading costs where possible
  • Work effectively and professionally with the business partners of Global Equity Trading including compliance and risk management, IT systems, and other similar groups
  • Work such hours as required to cover assigned sectors, markets and Portfolio Managers
  • Be familiar with and adhere to Fidelity Global Trading Policies and Procedures
  • Be familiar with and adhere to Fidelity’s best execution & order handling policies
  • Be familiar with and adhere to the provisions of Fidelity’s Code of Ethics
  • Be aware of current Anti-Money Laundering requirements as they affect the business.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 1 years of experience in equities trading
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in the investment industry, ideally supporting a team of investment professionals
  • University degree
  • Strong interest in equity markets
  • Demonstrated desire to learn more about the equity trading process
  • You have strong analytical skills, attention to detail and a keen interest in the investment process
  • You have the credibility, communication skills and professional presence to interact effectively with investment professionals at all levels of experience
  • You are able to prioritize, work under pressure and demonstrate a commitment to the Fidelity team.

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  • Experience 3-5 Years
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  • Specialism Brokers / Consulting
  • Address 245 Summer St Boston, MA 02210 United States
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