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SP MM Full Time Chicago, Illinois

Are you passionate about being a part of the trading industry? Do you crave being involved in critical decision-making that has direct and meaningful impact on an organization's daily performance? Are you tenacious in tracking down and solving issues? If so, we encourage you to consider Chicago Trading Company.


Our Story:

Chicago Trading Company (CTC) is a forward-thinking, technology-focused proprietary trading firm that helps the world price and manage risk. Our fun and trusting culture inspires us to solve the industry’s most challenging problems and take smart risks in a collaborative environment. We strive to be the most innovative firm in the industry that makes a positive impact on the markets, the lives of our employees, and all the communities to which we belong.

Started in 1995 by a team of Traders, we are proud to call ourselves an industry leader that keeps making markets and each other better. As we look to the future, we strive to scale our successful options market making business to expand into new markets, new technologies, and new geographies. Our technology and information platforms will play a paramount role in that growth and expansion.


 The Role:

You will be responsible for assisting traders with all administrative tasks and projects pertaining to the daily trading function. You will act as a liaison between our floor traders, brokers, other dealers and our clearing firm, in order to ensure that trading and operations run smoothly. You will handle position reconciliation and maintain reports for trade positions.

This role provides the opportunity for you to be part of a dynamic derivatives trading industry, and gives you exposure to many experienced trading professionals, as well as access to a first-class in-house education department.


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Why should you consider a career at CTC?


 Who we are

Chicago Trading Company is a highly analytical, team oriented derivatives trading firm that employs a dynamic, disciplined approach to trading across a variety of products and strategies. We take decisive action to position ourselves at the forefront of the financial markets.

We actively trade in a broad spectrum of asset classes that include Equities, Interest Rates, and Commodities. We have grown dramatically since our inception in 1995. Recognized as a leading provider of liquidity and pricing on numerous derivatives exchanges globally, we trade more than 20 hours a day, six days a week.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Trading Clerk