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Junior Trader

Company
All Options
Type
Graduate position
Location
Amsterdam
Sector
Trading
Required language
Dutch, English
Area
Investments

Description

Join our market making team!
All Options is a derivatives trading company established in 1998. We are a market maker firm
with a major presence on European and growing presence on non-European equity derivatives
markets, specialized in trading options of listed financial instruments. We are a non-hierarchical,
informal organization, continuously looking for improvements and growth. Every employee has
a high impact on our results, which is both challenging and rewarding. At All Options, we ask
you to proactively influence decisions and make a difference. This means a demanding but
exciting career opportunity for a professional who’s aiming for a steep learning curve and being
rewarded with development opportunities and an attractive remuneration package.


As a Junior Trader you are responsible for pricing and trading options of listed financial
instruments, as well as managing and optimizing your daily positions. Together with the trading
team and software developers, you will be adjusting your pricing variables and system settings to
the current market conditions. By constantly following the market you should be able to spot and
research profitable opportunities. You will start with six months of extensive training, learning
both advanced theory and market making practice on-the-job. The first 4 weeks you begin with
learning all ins and outs of option theory, the trading systems/tools and performing trade
analyses. After 4 weeks you will put that knowledge into practice and start trading on a limited
portfolio under close supervision, with ongoing coaching, training and monitoring.

The next class of aspired Junior Traders will starts in March 2022. Have you applied yet?

You match the profile because you have:
 A Quantitative Master's degree, for example in Econometrics, Mathematics, Physics or
Computer Sciences.
 Excellent numerical and problem solving / analytical skills.
 Strong interest in option trading and financial markets, demonstrated through attended
courses at university and trading (work) experience.
 Strong communication and team-working skills.
 The eagerness to learn new skills, such as programming and researching to improve our
existing trading strategies and find new strategies.
 A proactive work approach.
 Good verbal and written English skills.

We offer

We offer you a great working environment in a very inspiring office in the city center of
Amsterdam but also the opportunity to work remotely, providing full home set up.

We are 70 colleagues, 13 different nationalities in a very dynamic atmosphere.

We also support staying healthy by facilitating gym memberships and offering a bicycle plan.
We offer a competitive remuneration package with bonus opportunity, pension and healthcare
plan.

Due to the current situation (COVID-19) we give priority to applicants that are already based in
the Netherlands or near. 

Ready to start working in a great team? Apply today online! Make sure to include a Cover letter
along with your CV.