Full-Time

Equities Trade Support Associate

Posted on 1/18/2023

Point72

Point72

1,001-5,000 employees

Global multi-strategy asset management firm

Quantitative Finance
Venture Capital

Mid, Senior

Stamford, CT, USA

Requirements
  • Degree in Accounting, Business, Economics, Mathematics, or related field
  • 4-8 years of experience in the Middle Office Operations or Trade Support function of a financial institution
  • Expert level knowledge of the markets and financial products, Bloomberg, and corporate actions
  • Superior problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivated, confident
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to a changing environment
  • High attention to detail aimed at delivering a product that meets our best-in-class standards
  • A self-starter who can work independently
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel. A basic understanding of VBA is helpful but not required
  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards
Responsibilities
  • Reconcile equities, options, CFDs, actively traded equity swaps, and FX on a daily basis
  • Verification and reconciliation of all positions to our prime brokers and trading counterparties
  • Daily review, verification, and processing of mandatory and voluntary corporate actions
  • Work with our portfolio managers, traders, external trading counterparties, and prime brokers to resolve trade related issues in a timely fashion
  • Help monitor and reduce foreign currency exposure through the execution of FX transactions
  • Assist in responding to ad hoc queries from internal and external partners
  • Participate in and offer recommendations for continuous improvement of the team's processes via automation and/or identifying opportunities for increased efficiency and/or control
  • Fully-paid health care benefits
  • Generous parental and family leave policies
  • Mental and physical wellness programs
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Non-profit matching gift program
  • Support for employee-led affinity groups representing women, minorities and the LGBT+ community
  • Tuition assistance
  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more

Point72 Asset Management is a global firm that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide, focusing on deploying discretionary long/short equity, systematic, and macro investing strategies, complemented by a growing portfolio of private market investments.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$600M

Headquarters

Stamford, Connecticut

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

62%

Benefits

Fully-paid health care benefits

Generous parental and family leave policies

Mental and physical wellness programs

Volunteer opportunities

Non-profit matching gift program

Support for employee-led affinity groups representing women, minorities and the LGBT+ community

Tuition assistance

A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more

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