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Options Sales Trader

Old Mission Capital
Options Sales Trader
Chicago, US
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Job Description

Old Mission is a global proprietary trading firm that leverages state-of-the-art technology and research to identify and execute profitable trading strategies across multiple asset classes around the world. Our offices in Chicago, New York, London, and Singapore are all composed of naturally-curious individuals who thrive in a team environment and constantly strive for improvement.

Old Mission does not seek capital from outside investors, allowing us the flexibility to aggressively invest in our team members and keep them engaged in the firm’s growth.

About the Role

Old Mission is looking for an Options Sales Trader that will help build and maintain meaningful trading relationships on behalf of the firm. This individual will work with our institutional clients to execute their trading strategies, leveraging Old Mission’s technology and global trading desks to deliver a positive and consistent experience.


  • Develop and manage relationships with institutional clients of the firm
  • Work closely with our principal trading desks, serving as a central point of contact between internal stakeholders and our external clients and partners
  • Ensure efficient execution of options orders over the phone and electronically
  • Cross sell with other global trading desks within Old Mission (ETFs, ADRs, equities, bonds)
  • Willingness to travel / attend industry events and client meetings as needed
  • Assist clients with pre/post trade information as needed

Required Skills

  • 2+ years' experience in an options trading or sales trading role
  • Strong communication skills and attention to detail - working with customers & internal trade desks
  • Familiar with sell-side OMS products and MS Office products (specifically MS Excel, VBA knowledge is a plus)
  • Understanding of basic options strategies
  • Existing relationships with US Institutional clients are a plus
  • Series 7 is required

Old Mission is not accepting unsolicited resumes from any staffing/search firms. All resumes submitted by staffing/search firms to any employee at Old Mission via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid signed search agreement will be deemed the sole property of Old Mission, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Old Mission.

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