Internship (Finance and Economics) - New York, NY Job

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Scottrade
New York, NY
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: Part-time, Unpaid

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Job ID: 20142305-9106
Description:

The main purpose of this position is to assist branches with daily operations while gaining valuable work experience in the brokerage industry. Must be able to work 15-25 hours per week for a minimum of 2 consecutive semesters while attending a local university or college.

Responsibilities:

* Listen to and shadow brokers in the office to see how they conduct business with clients.
* Act as a representative of Scottrade to clients that come directly to the branch for assistance.
* Become familiar with different departments and their functions.
* Provide technical support for clients accessing Scottrade's trading platforms.
* Utilize quote system to communicate information regarding stocks to clients.
* Process stock certificates and deposits, prepare paperwork for overnight delivery to Saint Louis, and process branch mail.
* Understand and be able to communicate different types of client accounts.
* Navigate through the internal systems and become familiar with their uses.
* Complete internal training program through Scottrade University.
* Participate in team building activities within the branch.
* Become proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

* Ability to work an average of 15-25 hours per week and no more than 8 hours per day.
* Must be available to work during the school year AND the summer. Will work around school schedule.
* Basic level proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
* Foster company success through a professional appearance, being courteous to customers and all Scottrade associates and by having a positive attitude.

Education and Experience:

* High School diploma or equivalent.
* Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program and attend classes at a local University with interests in business and the stock market.
* Have completed 50-70 hours of required coursework and have a balance of no fewer than 48 hours remaining towards their Bachelor’s Degree (1-2 years of college remaining).
* Performing within the college’s acceptable GPA level.

Scottrade, Inc., an equal opportunity employer, is committed to inclusion and a diverse workforce.

Requirements:

Languages English Spoken, English Written
Location NY - New York

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