Maverick Trading Inc Milton, ON, Canada
21 Jan, 2018Permanent - Full time
Job Description About Maverick Trading Established in 1997, Maverick Trading is an award-winning proprietary trading firm that focuses on equity and index options. We are currently seeking motivated and teachable individuals to be a trading representative and trade on behalf of the firm with the firm's capital. We have some of the greatest traders in the business with backgrounds ranging from former floor traders, stock brokers and financial planners to sales professionals, accountants, computer programmers, and engineers. Trading Representative Duties Our traders are expected to execute proper risk management and protect the capital of the firm. We are firm believers that risk management is the key to long-term consistency and success in trading. Your main responsibility will be to produce profits for the firm and earn periodic increases in trading capital. Upon completion of training, each trader will trade firm capital and keep 70-80% of profits generated. Most traders work from home or their personal offices on a full or part-time basis. Profitable traders will earn higher levels of trading capital over time and garner higher profit splits with the firm. Online Traders work remotely from various locations. Once a trader establishes a track record with the firm, they will be trading with enough capital to potentially earn over $100,000 per year. Benefits The lifestyle of a successful trader is highly desired. Trading is a profession that has unlimited earnings potential and allows traders to benefit from their results rather than their time. With advances in technology, trading can be done almost anywhere from multiple devices which allows for flexible hours and the ability to travel freely. Additional benefits of the position include: Positive trading environment Part-time or Full-time opportunities Best tools, technology and training in the industry provided Daily Online meetings, training, coaching and mentoring Flexible scheduling that suits your personal needs Work from home JOB REQUIREMENTS Entry-level Traders should have at least some understanding of how the economic environment works and how Wall Street operates. We primarily trade derivatives, but understanding stocks and commodities is also crucial. You must be passionate, committed and trainable. Day trading, quantitative trading, scalping and algorithm generation are all valid skills; however, our methodology uses different time frames and strategies that deviate from most high-frequency or automated trading. A college degree or prior trading experience may be helpful, but is not necessary. Additional requirements of the role include: Strong finance and current market knowledge, a plus Background in corporate finance, financial analysis, economics, risk management or accounting, a plus Great time management and organizational skills Computer programming in API languages such as Java and UNIX/Linux, a plus Prior Trading Experience, a plus Successful employees in this role have previous experience in the following financial and non-financial professions: Accounting, Economics, Banking, Finance, Financial Analyst, Financial Advisor, Mathematics, Investment Advisor, Stock Broker, Financial Planner Corporate Business Leadership, Human Resources, Public Speaker, Teacher/Professor, Coach, Copywriter, Law/Medical Sales Management, Organizational Executive, Website development, Professional poker player, Psychologist/Psychiatrist, Statistics, Human Psychology Engineer, Computer Programmer, Information Technology Technician, Sales and Marketing, Real Estate and Insurance Agents Company Website: Apply today! - All applicants must complete our online recruiting process JOB SNAPSHOT Base Pay $100,000-$200,000/Year - Results based on trading profits generated Employment Type Full-Time, Part Time, Contract There may be fees involved for training and startup determined by previous experience in the trading industry. Accepted applicants will also be required to pay for data feeds and trading quotes, as per the industry standard. Company Description Maverick Trading, Inc. is one of the most successful Prop Trading firms in the U.S. and has traders located across the world. Established in 1997, Maverick Trading has thrived by having a strong sense of risk management and expects the same of their traders. Most Traders work remotely but have access to daily online sessions, risk managers and a full team of support.