Trader

  • Full Time
  • Seattle

Website Russell Investments

As a Trader at Russell Investments, you will have a specific derivatives focus that will encompass a range of products in equities, fixed income and commodities.  Instruments traded include swaps (OTC and cleared), listed futures, listed and OTC equity options.  The associate will be part of a team developing and researching customized portfolio overlays and hedging strategies. The position will also have significant trade execution responsibility across Russell funds, third party clients and transition management clients.  A successful candidate will be extremely detail oriented.  An understanding of a wider set of financial products – including the interaction of equity derivatives with rates, fx and commodities is essential given the diverse nature of Russell’s client base. This position will interact with other trading desks, portfolio managers, implementation portfolio managers, Street side coverage, quant staff, IT and external clients. Ability to work well in a team and strong communication skills are imperative.  This position calls for a highly organized, conscientious individual with strong analytical, quantitative, collaborative and communication skills.  Traditionally, the team starts their day around 5:45 am.  As the trading desk liaises with other international offices and is involved in global trading and portfolio management events, flexibility with working hours is expected and required.

To apply for this job please visit russell.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com.

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