Junior Trader

Posted 26 days ago
Main Location
Atlanta, GA, United States
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As one of the world’s leading asset managers, we are solely dedicated to delivering an investment experience that helps people get more out of life. If you're looking for challenging work, smart colleagues, and a global employer with a social conscience, explore your potential at Invesco.

Your Role:
Invesco is seeking a Junior Fixed Income Trader to join the Separately Managed Accounts Team. The successful candidate will be a key member of the Investment Team with the primary responsibility of trade execution across a variety of investment grade taxable and tax-exempt fixed income strategies. The candidate must be capable of working closely with other members of the trading team to identify, prioritize and execute trades.

You will be responsible for:
•    Assist traders with all aspects of the taxable and tax-exempt trading process, including identifying trading needs, building trade allocations and executing trades
•    Utilize trading and portfolio management systems to monitor account positioning across various strategies; recommend trading actions to ensure adherence to strategy and risk targets
•    Communicate directly with broker/dealer counterparties as well as utilize various electronic trading platforms to execute trades
•    Ensure trade orders and allocations are properly entered into the firm’s order management system
•    Manage the selling process for clients requesting cash withdrawals from their portfolio
•    Assist in the new account and strategy transition process
•    Assist with various scalability initiatives across the platform
 

The experience you bring:
•    2+ years relevant experience
•    Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business and/or CFA Charter or actively working towards CFA Charter
•    Solid understanding of fixed income securities and markets
•    Proficiency in various coding languages preferred
•    Superb analytical skills
•    Organized and efficient
•    Must be adept at balancing & prioritizing trading needs in a fast-paced work environment

What’s in it for you?
Our people are at the very core of our success. Invesco employees get more out of life through our comprehensive compensation and benefit offerings including:
•    Flexible time off and opportunities for a flexible work schedule 
•    401(K) matching of 100% up to the first 6% with additional supplemental contribution 
•    Health & wellbeing benefits
•    Parental Leave benefits
•    Employee stock purchase plan

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The job holder may be required to perform other duties as deemed appropriate by their manager from time to time.

Invesco's culture of inclusivity and its commitment to diversity in the workplace are demonstrated through our people practices. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, or veteran status. Our equal opportunity employment efforts comply with all applicable U.S. state and federal laws governing non-discrimination in employment.
 

 

Mission
We're a community of women leveraging our connections into top companies to help underrepresented women get the roles they've always deserved. Simultaneously, we work to build truly inclusive hiring processes and environments where women can thrive and not just survive.
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Junior Trader
Invesco, Ltd.