Trading Analyst

Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Dec 08, 2020
Closes
Feb 06, 2021
Job Function
Trading
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Position Specification                                                       

Position                                               Trading Analyst

Company                                             DGV Solutions

Location                                               Minnetonka, MN

Website                                                www.dgvlp.com

Company Background/Culture                                        

DGV Solutions is an SEC-registered asset manager providing institutional investment products and solutions.  Our mission is to be a leading value-added provider of enhanced investment products and bespoke portfolio solutions that improve the odds our clients will achieve their own important missions.  DGV is an innovative, entrepreneurial organization powered by individuals with exceptional talents, backgrounds and experience who are all aligned through a common goal – to provide market leading products and services to clients.

Position Summary                                                             

The Trading Analyst will assist in the firm’s trading and other daily trading operational activities.  Responsibilities include assisting with trade execution, new strategy research, analysis to improve trade execution, daily reporting, trade settlements, reconciliations and other items.  External interaction with trading counterparties, custodians and others will be frequent.

Key Responsibilities                                                         

  • Work collaboratively with other professionals at the firm.
  • Maintain and enhance materials for trade execution, monitoring and post-trade analytics.
  • Maintain performance analytics for execution, slippage, and benchmarking.
  • Perform daily cash and position reconciliations and P&L calculations.
  • Monitor markets and think creatively about implementation improvements and potential new strategies.
  • Develop and advocate for new ideas and ways to enhance existing strategies.
  • Demonstrate honesty, intelligence, humility, integrity, responsibility and a sense of urgency in fulfilling commitments.

Professional Experience/Qualifications                         

  • Exceptional academic qualifications.
  • Passion for investing and capital markets.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Ability to use data to inform decision making.
  • Willingness to “roll up sleeves” to solve problems.
  • Highly skilled with Excel and/or computer programming experience.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent communications skills.
  • Passion for learning new skills and deep intellectual curiosity.

Education                                                                          

  • Undergraduate degree, preferably in sciences, business, economics, finance, accounting or engineering.

DGV Contacts                                                                    

Interested individuals should respond with a cover letter and resume to:

HR@dgvlp.com

 

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