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Graduate Trader Program 2020

Job in London, United Kingdom
Posted

Degree level

Bachelor

Job function

Administrative

Required language

English (Fluent)

Work experience

0 to 1 years

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About us:

Maven is a proprietary trading organisation formed in 2011. We employ the most talented traders, developers and engineers in the market, executing a diverse range of strategies across global equities and derivatives. Maven has a culture that is relaxed and informal but highly rewarding of strong performance; there’s no dress code, plenty of free food and regular social events. We have offices in London, Hong Kong and New York and will be opening a new Chicago office as part of our plans to expand our coverage of derivatives markets. We are proud to be one of the few growth stories in a highly competitive and technology focused industry.

Graduate Training:

As a Maven graduate you will complete an intensive training program run by our most talented traders including classroom sessions, mock trading, project work and programming course. We will teach you the skills to trade with the latest tools available. You will be executing live trades within 3 months of starting and rotating through a number of desks before you find your ideal team. We aim to give you responsibility for the profit and loss of your book as soon as you are ready.

We are looking for applicants from any quantitative background with a competitive nature, a strong understanding of probability and statistics, and an interest in financial markets.

Requirements for eligible candidates:

  • Outstanding numeracy
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and creatively
  • Strong communication skills
  • A bachelor's degree or higher in a quantitative field (minimum 2.1)
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We are a firm that specialises in the proprietary trading of financial instruments. Founded in 2011, Maven is a young and dynamic organisation with growing presence on a number of markets. We employ a small team of experienced trading and technology professionals.
Our objective is to develop an organisation which is nimble and energetic, suited to grow in the rapidly evolving...

Finance & banking
London
110 employees

What employees are saying

Nima Noorizadeh

Trader

At Mavens inception in 2011, the founders sat together to discuss the core principles that would form the bedrock of the firm. Among the many topics we discussed two stood out for me; rewarding entrepreneurialism and collaboration.
"Entrepreneurialism" is an oft maligned term in business, a buzz word...

Tom Murphy

Market Making

When i was looking for a career there were certain elements of a job that were important to me. Things that i wanted to achieve as an individual and as a part of a team. Trading was the career that stood out as being the one best...