Senior Trader Resume Example

Land your dream job & find inspiration for your own resume with our free, carefully composed Senior Trader resume example. Use this resume sample as it is or customize it inside our easy-to-use resume builder.

Create My Resume
1M+ job seekers
This resume was written by our experienced resume writers specifically for this profession. Create your resume now or edit this resume example.
Was this sample helpful? Rate it!
Average: 4.3 (3 votes)

Senior Trader Resume Example (Full Text Version)

Aleksi Hemila

Address: Puutarhakatu 20, 01680, Helsinki, Finland
Email address: aleksihemila@gmail.com
Phone number: 040 666 0908

Profile

Results-oriented professional with 7 years of experience in financial markets. Expert in trading equities, options, and futures for a personal account with an extraordinary proven track record of success offering great analytical skills and ability to manage a high-value portfolio and outperform colleagues in revenue and profits.

Work experience

10/2016 - 02/2019, Senior Equity Trader, Five Rings Capital, Inc., Helsinki, Finland
  • Managed ongoing trade maintenance while contributing to the implementation of improvements to the system infrastructure and control environment.
  • Managed currency trading for hedging and equity settlement in both freely traded and restricted currencies.
  • Outperformed colleagues in profitability and client satisfaction; ranked 1 out of over 50 traders within two years.
  • Presented daily to sales and trading managers and executives to participate in idea generation and decision-making for clients.
06/2012 - 10/2016, Junior Equity Trader, Capital Group, Inc., Helsinki, Finland
  • Generated long-term trading strategies that were appropriate for the market environment and executed trades on a daily basis.
  • In order improve communication and effectiveness, liaised with other professionals.
  • Managed $4 million long portfolio with 70% focus on entertainment-related firms.   
06/2011 - 08/2011, FX Intern, IG Group, Inc., Helsinki, Finland
  • Helped strategist with research and information handling for reports related to FX, commodities, and fixed income.
  • Executed options trades to assist with portfolio management for five senior traders.
  • Reviewed daily trading activity and performed other duties as required.

Education

09/2011 - 05/2012, Financial Management, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada

Master's degree

GPA: 3.95

09/2008 - 05/2011, Accounting and Finance, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Bachelor's degree

Top 2% of the Program

Clubs and Societies: Political Society, Riding Club, TEDx Club

09/2004 - 05/2008, High School, Eiran Aikuislukio, Mikkeli, Finland

Graduated with Distinction (Grade 1 - A/excellent equivalent in all 4 subjects)

Skills

Languages Skills
Finnish
English
German
Computer Skills
Microsoft Office
Metastock, TradingView
Ally Invest, E-Trade
NinjaTrader
Plus500
FXPro
Interpersonal Skills
Ability to Work under Pressure
Analytical Skills
Communication Skills
Good Team Player
Leadership Skills
Multitasking

Volunteering

05/2010 - 08/2010, Fund Allocator, The Finnish Association for Mental Health, Mikkeli, Finland
06/2010 - 08/2010, English Tutor, Go Overseas, Beijing, China

Certificates

08/2012, The Commodity Trading Advisor (CTA), Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

Hobbies

Exploring distant lands
Getting lost in a good book
Every kind of sport
Edit this sample using our resume builder.

What is your resume score?

Our resume checker compares your resume against the best resumes from our database. Scan your resume for issues and find out your resume score.
Score my resume now

Related Investment Advisor Resume Samples

Portfolio Manager Resume Template
Portfolio Manager Resume Template
Assistant Portfolio Manager Resume Example
Assistant Portfolio Manager Resume Example
Financial Advisor Resume Template
Financial Advisor Resume Template

Related Investment Advisor Cover Letter Samples

Financial Advisor Trainee Cover Letter Sample
Financial Advisor Trainee Cover Letter Sample
Investment Associate Cover Letter Example
Investment Associate Cover Letter Example
Senior Trader Cover Letter Example
Senior Trader Cover Letter Example

Let your resume do the work.

Join 1,300,000 job seekers worldwide and get hired faster with your best resume yet.

Sign Up
resume