Trainee Sales Trader (French)

Job Title Trainee Sales Trader (French) Job Description Join the game-changers Provide trade and admin support in your designated language expe

Job Title

Trainee Sales Trader (French)

Job Description
Join the game-changers
Provide trade and admin support in your designated language expertise, as well as English on OTC derivatives accounts to our global retail, corporate and institutional client base across phone, email and web chat. Gain strong trading understanding of various financial instruments such as stocks, options, futures, FX, cryptocurrencies, bonds and commodities. Gain a strong understanding of financial markets, stock exchanges and macroeconomic events. Provide trading expertise on P&L margin calculations, order types, charges, trade assistance and investigations. Providing execution only phone dealing services (following the necessary trading) Answering queries and cross-selling of our products and platforms. Running daily morning market calls.
Who we are:
We’ve been changing the financial services game since we were founded in 1974, when we invented a whole new category of trading. Today, we’re the world’s No.1 spread betting and CFD provider, with operations in 20 countries across five continents and over 400,000 active clients worldwide. But we know our success is only possible because of our people, who we encourage and empower to be brave, determined and inventive.
Join us if you’d like to work in an inclusive, collaborative team that will recognize your talent and allow it to shine.
Where you’ll work :
As part of our hybrid working environment, you’ll split your time between home and the office. In this way, you’ll be able to enjoy a better work-life balance and always bring your best self to your role.
At the office, you’ll have access to everything you’d expect from a world-class employer, such as a modern working environment, agile spaces, private quiet rooms and breakout areas. Plus, all our offices are located in iconic city centres, close to everything you might need for a rewarding working experience.
While you will be based in our London office, you will be working with our global trading services team around the world, based in London, Chicago, Melbourne, Singapore, Bangalore and Krakow. Join IG and you will be joining the best in an always-moving industry. We are constantly improving and developing products and services.
How you’ll grow:
Your personal and professional development are important to us.
As a company that’s constantly redefining the boundaries of possibility, we’ll challenge you to push yourself, accelerate your ambitions and rise to new levels of excellence. We know that’s a big ask, so we’ll make sure that you’re supported all the way, getting the backing you need and the recognition you deserve.
If you connect with our vision and can get behind it, you’ll be rewarded with countless opportunities to experience new things and enhance your abilities.
Trading services is a feeding ground for many departments within the global organization. Local and international opportunities within our dealing desk, risk, compliance, sales, operations, IT and many more lie for the top performers.
What you’ll get :
As well as having the chance to attend regular social events, get funding for your charitable endeavors and join a range of special interest groups, you’ll receive an attractive selection of benefits working with IG:
  • Flexible working hours and work-from–home opportunities
  • Additional pay through voluntary weekend work and additional hours
  • Performance-related bonuses
  • Pension, insurance and medical plans
  • Career-focused technical and leadership training
  • Contribution to gym memberships and more
  • Birthday off
  • Two volunteering days leave per year
Who you are :
You’re upbeat and enthusiastic, and you have an open mind and a curious, can-do attitude.
You, like us, understand the importance of collaboration and are driven to be the best in what you do. You embody our three core values – to champion the client, learn fast together and raise the bar.
You want to be part of a proudly carbon-neutral company that will prioritize your wellbeing and that of the world around you, helping to create a brighter future for all. A company that embraces diversity and welcomes everyone with respect, regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, gender, identification, faith or culture.
If you’re inspired by our way of working and can bring something new to our team of top-notch people, then you’ll find a home here.
You will need a genuine interest in working in financial markets, along with motivation levels as impressive as your aptitude for numbers and attention to details, as well as as:
  • A degree-level education (any subject)
  • Experience of working in a customer facing role (Preferable)
  • Fluency in your designated language expertise, as well as English (verbal and written)
  • A Sales background would be a distinct advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A logical and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Confident to employ basic math’s skills, particularly mental arithmetic.
  • Strong team player and time management skills
  • Literacy in MS Office
  • Can handle an administrative role
From the team:
We’re looking for tenacious, curious, eager and open-minded people to help us maintain our industry leadership. We recruit based on excellence and believe that diversity is vital to success, while priorities innovation and collaboration to achieve our common goals.

Number of openings

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