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Exploring career opportunities to utilize Financial, Market Analysis, Evaluative and Management abilities in a challenging non-profit or relationship management assignment.
Over nine years as a Proprietary Equity Trader.
Record of progression to positions of wide-ranging responsibility and authority.
NASD Series 7 License.
Adept in all facets of equity transactions.
Skilled in market analysis and forecasting.
Excel in fast-paced, high-stress environments.
Strong team builder and role model.
Extensive and successful record in managing operations in high volume environments.
Tasked with full P&L responsibility.
Outstanding competence in communications, presentations and policy/procedures.
Skilled in working directly with high net worth clientele and resolving issues in a successful manner.
Well-organized, multi-tasking professional.
Exceptional capacity to develop relationships with a diverse target population.
Strong detail orientation.
Demonstrated customer service and interfacing capabilities.
Proficient in advanced business software applications.
B.S., Business Administration.
Upcoming Certified Financial Analyst Certification.
Independent Contractor, Louis Stern LLC, Chicago, IL 2006 - Present
Retained to oversee and perform in momentum-based, high volatility stock trading process.
Successfully facilitate transactions covering over 200,000 shares in Amex, NYSE and NASDQ daily.
Adjust system on on-going basis to improve performance and achieve new trading strategies.
Develop insightful P&L data for firm/Traders while mitigating risk profiles of organizational Traders.
President/Treasurer, Michael P. Gordon Memorial Foundation 2004 - Present
Manage all facets of this non-profit organization.
Selected to address graduating classes at Chicago Police Training Academy on public safety careers.
Delivered well received impact presentations to high school audiences concerning dangers of drunk driving.
Propriety Equity Trader, SKTY II Trading, LLC, Chicago, IL 2004 - 2006
Recruited to independently trade Listed and OTC equities with full profit and loss responsibility.
Effectively use fundamental and technical analysis in stock selection, position entry and exit strategies.
Successfully trade volatile stock positions with no limit restrictions.
Proprietary Equity Trader, Opus Trading, Chicago, IL 1999 - 2004
Hired to independently trade Listed and OTC equities with full profit and loss responsibility.
Conducted effective analysis for stock selection, position entry and exit strategies.
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Order Manager, First Options of Chicago, Inc., Chicago, IL 1997 - 1998
Directed up to 300,000 equity shares in daily transactions; managed discretionary orders for 20 option traders and effectively resolved any position-related errors.
Contributed over 15% of company total revenues by establishing new/positive business relationships with CBOE market makers.
Prior to 1997, served as Desk Manager, Susquehanna Investment Group. In this assignment, managed three professionals, upgraded commission structure producing 20% cost reduction and executed more than 400,000 equity shares daily.
Illinois State University, Normal, IL
B.S. Business Administration/Concentration in Finance, 1992
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I am currently seeking a career opportunity in a challenging Non-Profit/Relationship Management capacity and am submitting my resume for your review. In advance, I thank you for your time and consideration.
As demonstrated in the accompanying resume, my professional qualifications include over 16 years of experience in the financial markets and nine years in trading assignments. To complement this background, I possess demonstrated capacity in market analysis, forecasting, business development and client relations. Additionally, I offer strong analytical, problem-solving and managerial capabilities. As an employee, you will find me to be an enthusiastic and disciplined team player, committed to supporting you in achieving your objectives through superior performance.
I am confident that I could be a valuable asset to your organization, and look forward to interviewing with you in the near future to further discuss my areas of experience and expertise that would be a contribution.
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