International Trader (Asian Markets) needed at Artisan Partners

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International Trader (Asian Markets)

San Francisco, CA
Artisan Partners has an immediate open1ing for an experienced trader on the international desk. The trader will join a tenured team with specific responsibility for trading Asian markets for Artisan’s global investment teams.

  • Responsibilities
  • The candidate can expect to:
  • Trade Asian markets on the international desk
  • Maintain trading blotter, including but not limited to: building trades, running trades through compliance (addressing alerts and warnings), confirming trades with brokers, and booking out trades
  • Build relationships with internal and external stakeholders, acting as a partner to Portfolio Managers and Analysts
  • Monitor commission budgets
  • Help prepare quarterly trade cost analysis
  • Deliver on ad hoc requests from Portfolio Managers and/or Analysts
  • Read, review and stay up to date on relevant Global market news

  • The successful candidate will possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail. Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess:
  • Undergraduate degree in finance, economics or business
  • A minimum of 5-10 years trading experience with a background in equity markets and specific experience covering Asian markets
  • Ability to work 3 P.M. to 12 A.M.
  • Articulate, high energy and success orientated
  • Dedication to quality and a strong work ethic
  • Proven ability to cultivate relationships with Investment teams
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal communication skills, both oral and written
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel

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