Sales Trader

Full Time posted 3 months ago

Job Description


Merit Services is currently seeking a highly skilled Sales Trader to join our prestigious client in Toronto. In this dynamic role, you will be tasked with overseeing financial reporting and analysis for our client located in Concord. The ideal candidate for the Sales Trader position will possess a strong background in sales and trading, along with a deep passion for the ever-evolving financial markets.


  • Foster and maintain strong client relationships to drive sales revenue and cultivate long-term partnerships.
  • Execute trades on behalf of clients across diverse asset classes, ensuring efficient and accurate transaction execution.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to develop trading strategies and identify market opportunities.
  • Provide clients with timely market updates and tailored investment recommendations, enhancing their investment decisions.
  • Continuously expand knowledge of financial markets and products, staying informed of industry trends and developments.
  • Identify new trading opportunities and develop sales plans to achieve revenue targets.
  • Engage with clients to understand their investment objectives and provide customized investment solutions.
  • Stay abreast of financial news and events, proactively leveraging market trends to gain a competitive advantage.


  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, or a related field, demonstrating a strong educational foundation in the financial realm.
  • Demonstrate a minimum of 3 years of experience in sales and trading, showcasing a proven track record in the field.
  • Exhibit a comprehensive understanding of financial markets and various financial products, enabling effective trading strategies.
  • Showcase exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, facilitating seamless interactions with clients and colleagues.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team, contributing to collective success.
  • Display self-motivation and a strong drive for achieving results, ensuring a proactive approach to sales and trading activities.
  • Experience with trading platforms such as Bloomberg or Eikon is considered advantageous, highlighting proficiency in leveraging technology for trading analysis and execution.


  • Attractive compensation and comprehensive benefits package, reflecting our commitment to recognizing and rewarding talent.
  • Ample opportunities for professional development and career advancement, fostering growth and personal achievement.
  • A positive and inclusive work environment that embraces diversity and promotes collaboration, creating a culture of mutual respect.
  • Robust health and wellness programs aimed at supporting employee well-being, emphasizing a holistic approach to health.
  • Work-life balance initiatives, including flexible work arrangements, to promote a harmonious integration of personal and professional commitments.

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