Financial dealers and brokers conduct financial market transactions on behalf of clients and offer advice on financial matters.
Duties & Tasks
Financial dealers and brokers may perform the following tasks:obtain information on securities, market conditions, government regulations and the financial circumstances of clients
deal in the marketplace on behalf of clients
record and give 'buy' and 'sell' orders
calculate and record transaction costs
develop lists of appropriate investments for clients
plan buying and selling activities.
good communication and relationship-building skills
able to make calculations quickly and accurately
aptitude for using computers
able to work independently
able to work under pressure
aptitude for research
analytical and planning skills
interested in the financial market.