Sanlam Careers Cape Town – Jr Trader

Website Sanlam

Job Responsibilities:

  • Reporting of trades to the Portfolio Managers and Clients
  • Execution and monitoring of client trades, on behalf of portfolio managers, on the JSE and other securities markets
  • Trading equities, unit trusts (local and offshore) and executing FX transactions
  • At the request of Portfolio Managers; ad-hoc measurement of the internal rate of return, and/or deviation of client portfolio’s against model portfolio
  • Overseeing trade process from execution to settlement – local and offshore
  • Execute orders for non-discretionary clients and achieving consistently good trade pricing in line with client instructions
  • Participation in the branch’s investment process and generating client orders for discretionary accounts with regard to buy levels

Job Requirements:

  • Passionate ownership for results
  • Fully bilingual (English and Afrikaans)
  • Pro-Active approach to work, clients, problem solving
  • Ability to perform well under pressure and show maturity, confidence and resilience
  • Highly organized with a high level of customer focus
  • Computer literacy [MS Office]
  • Strong numerical orientation
  • An understanding of Stock-broking and trading environment
  • Excellent listening, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Working knowledge of X-Plan / BDA / Hermes an advantage

Qualification & Experience:

  • Previous experience within Private Wealth industry will be advantageous
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Registered persons and traders exams required

Job Details:

Company: Sanlam

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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