Global Securities Trader

Job Title: Global Securities Trader
Location:  Baltimore, MD
Department: Securities
Reporting to: SVP
Employment type: Full-time
Req#: REQ58689

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LaSalle Investment Management Securities (“LaSalle Securities”) is the public real estate securities division of LaSalle.  LaSalle Securities is a real estate securities investment manager investing in publicly traded real estate securities for institutional and retail investors around the globe.  The Firm has more than 30 years’ investment experience and professionals located in North America, Europe, and Asia.

 

Summary/Team Overview:                                   

LaSalle Securities is currently seeking a Global Securities Trader with 3-5 years of equity trading experience to be based in our Baltimore office.

 

Accountabilities/Responsibilities:                                      

  • Execute global securities trades authorized by Portfolio Managers
  • Provide Investment team with ongoing information about market color/sentiment, structure, volumes, volatility and best practices
  • Assure equitable trade allocation
  • Use trading systems to ensure best execution and market practices
  • Ensure brokerage allocation is consistent with Portfolio Manager defined objectives
  • Assure adherence to compliance policies and procedures and record keeping requirements
  • Interface with internal teams including portfolio implementation, trading operations, accounting, performance and compliance
  • Monitor cash positions across global portfolios                      

 

Qualifications/Experience:                                    

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, economics, or related field
  • 3-5 years of equity trading experience
  • Ability to multi-task under pressure with a high attention to detail
  • Strong quantitative skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and Bloomberg
  • Excellent analytical and organization skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required
  • Familiarity with compliance policies regarding best execution and fair allocation practices
  • Is an individual with the highest integrity and ethical standards

 

LaSalle Investment Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer