What you'll do as a Junior Trader at Akuna:
Our traders are bright, maths-savvy, competitive, and ambitious! Joining us as a graduate trader, we don't need you to have any finance or trading experience. What we are looking for is grit and a strong desire to learn in a fast-paced environment.
We are looking for potential, a desire to compete and people who want to make an immediate impact in our growing firm. We value strong mental maths, great communication, and a passion for problem solving and finding creative solutions.
Start dates: January 2022 & August 2022
Training: You will begin with our 6-week Akuna Training Program, with lectures, projects, mock trading games and job shadowing. We will teach you all about market making, financial acumen, Options Greeks, risk management, our systems and of course - lots more. You will then rotate between desks within options, delta 1, currency and wholesale trader areas to find your best fit.
Full-time compensation packages starting at $100K AUD.
Requirements for this role:
Qualities that make great candidates: