Equity Derivatives Trader Assistant - Banking - London

Job Title: Equity Derivatives Trader Assistant - Banking - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + bonus & benefits
Reference: DL1
Contact Name: Anai Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 19, 2020 15:35

Job Description

Twenty are recruiting on behalf of a leading Investment Bank who are looking for an Equity Derivatives Trader Assistant to join their Middle Office function. You'll be sitting on the trading floor providing trade desk support for various trading desks including IRD, bonds, MM/Repo, cash equities and structured products. 


  • Support the desk with general trade matching, capture and allocations 
  • Monitoring corporate actions, reconciliations and trade discrepancies relating to Equity Derivatives
  • Production of daily P&L
  • Establish excellent working relationships with trading desks and key stakeholders
  • Adhere to regulatory requirements within Delta One and Equity Derivatives
  • Process re-engineering around all functions within the business


  • 5+ years in a Middle Office Function with exposure across Equity Derivatives/Delta One
  • Strong equity product knowledge - Equity Swaps, Options, Forwards, Futures, Baskets
  • Strong understanding of Delta One trading strategies - Dividend Trading, Equity Financing and Equity Index Arbitrage
  • Experience using Fidessa, Bloomberg, Calypso, Imagine, Global One and Gloss desirable
  • Trading floor exposure