Trader/Dealer


We are looking for a trader/dealer who is intelligent, calm under pressure, confident and has strong interpersonal skills.

Who are Future Forex?

Our mission is to transform the forex industry in South Africa through premium support, automation, innovation (i.e. Blockchain), and complete transparency. In addition, we continue to enhance our Crypto Asset Arbitrage investment product, which yields returns leagues ahead of traditional investments, making it one of the best-performing investment products in South Africa.

Future Forex is powered by a young, open-minded team that values autonomy and works remotely. We’re looking to grow exponentially in the Forex space and need to scale our product efficiently to do so.

Why is now a good time to join us?

This is the opportune moment to join us as we scale our operations and establish ourselves as a dominant force in the Forex space. As a member of our Dealer team, you will play a pivotal role in our business growth and have the unique advantage of exposure to both the Forex and Arbitrage sides of our business.

The opportunity

We are seeking a Trader/Dealer to join our team, responsible for handling both forex and arbitrage products. The ideal candidate should demonstrate strong multitasking abilities and maintain composure in high-pressure environments. Additionally, the candidate should possess excellent interpersonal skills for client interactions and exhibit a keen attention to detail in their responsibilities.

What you’ll do

Arbitrage:

  • Monitor price differential between offshore and local cryptocurrency exchanges and fluctuations in USD/ZAR to identify and capitalise on trading opportunities.
  • Negotiate deals with crypto providers to secure favourable deals.
  • Execute purchasing and selling of cryptocurrencies.
  • Purchase currency via banking systems.
  • Accurately record and maintain trading records.
  • Collaborate with the team to develop and strategise trading plans.

Forex:

  • Execute the buying or selling of foreign currency as per client requests.
  • Interact with clients to comprehend their forex requirements and cultivate relationships to optimise business prospects.
  • Deliver forex quotes to clients through telephone communication.
  • Collaborate with Account Managers to ensure prompt fulfilment of client requests.

What you’ll need

  • Matric certificate
  • Ideally, a tertiary degree in a Mathematical/Financial discipline
  • Ideally, 1-2 years prior trading experience
  • Demonstrate a keen interest in trading and financial markets.
  • Strong mathematical competency and analytical skills.
  • Exhibit strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrate effective administrative capabilities.
  • Show patience and discipline in adhering to trading strategies.
  • Have a quick learning aptitude.
  • Be comfortable working within a high-performing remote team.
  • Show proactive and self-starting qualities.

What it’s like to work here

We’re deliverable focused: Working a set number of hours a week is not important to us. What matters is how quickly we can bring high quality deliverables to production. If you’re focused and effective you’ll find yourself well-rewarded!

We reward excellence: We deeply appreciate anyone who relishes making a real impact and is happy to go the extra mile in doing so. We are quick to reward those who overachieve.

We don’t like micro-managing: Micro-managing is an inefficiency we’d prefer to avoid! We want to integrate you quickly so you can manage your own time and projects. That being said we love collaboration, so we’re always happy to help one another and will never leave you in the dark!

We’re all about transparency: We believe transparency is key to our success and have made it the cornerstone of our services. We focus on transparency and open discussion amongst our team to help the best answers and ideas bubble to the surface. This has the added benefit of creating a fun and open workplace where ideas flow.

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