Entry Level Career Opportunities in Finance and Operations

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 25 Jul 17

Entry Level Career Opportunities in Finance and Operations

Overview :

Interactive Brokers LLC ("IB") is a direct-access electronic trade execution and clearing broker for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. The firm serves more than 400,000 customers in trading securities, commodities and foreign exchange in 23 currencies on over 100 market centers in 24 countries around the world. By building and operating highly automated systems in all aspects of its business IB is able to maintain a low cost base. For example, the firm employs fully automated real-time risk management systems that monitor and control customer positions in equities, options, futures and forex across multiple account types and currencies. The business is in a stage of rapid growth.

IB is registered as both a Broker-Dealer and a Futures Commission Merchant. B is a subsidiary of the publicly traded Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., based in Greenwich, Connecticut (NASDAQ: IBKR). The Group's consolidated capital is in excess of $6.0 billion. In addition to electronic brokerage services, the Group's market maker companies trade in equities and exchange-listed equity derivative products around the world. Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. plays a leading role in trading and brokerage worldwide, executing, clearing, settling and accounting for an average of 1.3 million trades per day. The Group's options volume makes up approximately 6.5% of listed equity options worldwide.

[i] Figures as of September 30, 2016. Information on the company can be found at www.interactivebrokers.com .

Responsibilities :

Interactive Brokers seeks college graduates for career opportunities in its treasury and operations groups.

Qualifications :

The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics or Mathematics
  • Strong problem solving and demonstrated analytical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize a heavy workload under the pressure of completing assignments within time constraints
  • Excellent computer skills and experience using Microsoft Excel and Word and must possess the ability to use these tools to present data clearly and concisely