Junior Equity Trader
Do you have a keen interest in financial markets and would you like to jumpstart a career in investing? Apply now to join Kempen’s Securities trading team.
About the role
Are you keen and energetic, and interested in equity trading? We are currently looking for a junior for our (sales) trading team. As Junior Trader you are involved in initiating and executing client transactions. You are responsible for monitor, assessing and control the risk’s involved for the bank. Goal is to efficiently facilitate trading without losing sight of the banks stake’s.
The Trading department consists of a single team, and within this team, the traders focus on specific sectors or a specific client group. In your position, you will develop a keen sense for the market. You will act as market maker for share trading, next to that you will be cooperating with the sales traders who are in touch with institutional clients. In addition, you will review the existing systems and develop and implement improvements.
When you join our team, you will be accepted as a fully-fledged member of the team and receive intensive support to enable you to contribute actively to the team as a junior professional and will experience the young and dynamic culture of the Securities department in particular.
You are passionate about investing in stocks, financial markets and committed to a career in investing. The successful candidate is keen, alert, energetic and has a demonstrable affinity with and interest in equity investing. In addition, you are result-oriented and proactive, with strong communication and social skills. You have the ability to quickly assess the impact of events occurring in the stock market and act appropriately on it. A good knowledge of Excel (VBA, formulas/functions), and experience with statistics and correlations is advantageous.
This position is open for native Dutch speaking.
Kempen specialises in asset management (Kempen Capital Management), corporate finance and securities brokerage (Kempen Merchant Bank). We are a boutique corporate bank with a strong focus on a number of sectors, which allows us to supply our customers with the maximum added value. We prioritise personal attention, knowledge and experience. We have been doing this for over a hundred years and with approximately 400 colleagues. We are all different personalities, but we have courage and ambition in common. Kempen is a part of Van Lanschot Kempen. Through our labels Kempen (asset management, corporate finance and securities brokerage), Van Lanschot (private banking) and Evi (online investment) we translate our history to today’s world.
Throughout your time at Kempen, we will challenge you to make the difference as the culture of Kempen offers room for initiative and entrepreneurship. You will immediately start impacting within your field and contribute to the future of our organization. You will receive personal support and guidance to provide you with the opportunity to make the most of your career. From day one you will be assigned a “Buddy” who will help you to get started and serve as your mentor during your career. Kempen offers competitive compensation, and you will benefit from a wide range of personal and professional training opportunities.
Are you ready to make a difference with us? To acquire knowledge and experience with our leading investment bank? And are you dedicated to grow with us, and with our customers? When the answer is a resounding yes to all three questions, we cannot wait to meet you. Apply for this position.
Do you want to know more? Tanja Schraders will answer all your questions, firstname.lastname@example.org.