US ETF / Delta One Trader – New York Based Hedge Fund

Job title : US ETF / Delta One Trader – New York Based Hedge Fund
Location : New York City
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Charles Morrison
Call : Charles
Reference : J8616

THE SEARCH:

Altus Partners are excited to be partnering with a successful international hedge fund that manages an ETF trading strategy. After several years of high performance, they have decided to enter a phase of business expansion and as part of this are looking to hire an experienced US ETF / Delta One Trader for their New York office.

THE ROLE:

This position will work closely with another senior Trader, and report directly to the CIO.Key responsibilities will include:

•Operating as part of the firm’s global ETF Trading team, working collaboratively to ensure consistent best practice in both execution and hedging.

•Identifying opportunities within the US ETF markets.

•Assisting with or even conducting other Delta One trading strategies that fall within US hours.

•Trade dual class shares pairs and ADR arbitrage strategies.

•Working closely with the firm’s Developers and Risk Management team

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:

•Extensive experience in Delta One / ETF pricing and trading.

•Detailed working knowledge of the US ETF marketplace.

•Advanced levels of numeracy, including strong knowledge of statistics and probabilities.

•Coding proficiency and the ability to back-test one’s own trades would be highly advantageous.

•Excellent academic pedigree.

•Personal drive, dynamism and resourcefulness.