Specialist Sales Assistant

Sales Assistant Opportunity with Global Wealth Services Firm

Your new company
You'll be based in Midtown, NYC. The Specialist Sales team on the US Institutional Equities Sales desk in New York is hiring for a Sales Assistant role. The ideal candidate will be a driven individual, looking to learn more about the equity markets and the equity sales/sector specialist role, with some possible prior ‘markets’ or industry experience (either in college or within the couple of years after). The candidate should be able to work in a high-paced and demanding environment where they will have multiple tasks every day, including supporting the Specialist Sales team from both an administrative and a junior talent standpoint.

Your new role
  • Perform general support work for Specialist salespeople on the desk.
  • Gather information and perform support tasks in a timely manner.
  • Answer phones, place outgoing calls, set up client meetings, etc.
  • Keep tabs on market information, market/trading commentary, and equity research product used by team.
  • Assist in delivering to clients selective exposure to the firm’s research analysts and their published reports, as well as corporate/expert access.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Have a positive attitude and exhibit a "team" mentality at all times.
  • Have a strong desire to learn and grow in support of desk objectives.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Have strong Excel & Power Point Skills
  • Maintain a Positive Attitude
  • Organized
  • Time Efficient
  • Ambitious
  • Proactive
  • Hardworking
  • Driven
  • Strong Multi-Tasking Capabilities
  • Detail-oriented
  • Collaborative
  • Eager to learn

What you'll get in return
You will get the chance to work for a very well-respected global brand as well as start a contract position with a chance of extension.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Job Type
Banking & Financial Services
New York
Banking and Financial Services

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Emily Mazzeo, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (EN)
8 King Street East, 20th Floor

Telephone: 201 351 9894