Trading Assistant Resume

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Career Objective:

Looking for a trading assistant job with an investment firm where my mathematical and research skills can help the management in buying and selling securities at the right time on the open market.

Summary of Skills:

  • Extensive knowledge in finance, investments, economics, and statistics
  • Excellent quantitative, analytical, and logic building abilities
  • Highly efficient communication and coordination skills
  • Ability to understand the dynamic nature of trading markets and adapt to the changes efficiently
  • Brilliant record keeping and report making skills
  • Ability to research financial market and work in a team environment

Work Experience:

Trading Assistant
ABC Investment Firm, Souderton, PA
September 2013 – Present

  • Assist chief investments trader in managing several trading functions of the organization
  • Calculate the prices of invested securities on a daily basis and compute the possible returns from the investments
  • Support the trading team on ‘buying’, ‘holding’ and ‘selling’ of stocks, based on their current and prospective market value
  • Collect the necessary statistics to present the complex financial information in form of graphics and diagrams
  • Perform data entry and manage records of stocks and securities bought and sold

Trading Assistant
XYZ Finance, Souderton, PA
March 2012 – August 2013

  • Managed investments of the organization made in stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and other forms of securities
  • Maintained records of the financial position of the invested stocks on a daily basis
  • Reported to the finance manager in event of drastic change in the stock values
  • Traded stocks listed on the stock exchange and ensured higher profit returns from the investments
  • Identified the profitable opportunities in the investment markets and advised the organization on benefiting from them


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
    Unique University, Souderton, PA


On request.