Friday, June 6, 2008

Fixed Income Service Trader

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Description
At Edward Jones, our formula for success has been to put our customers first. We recognize that the surest way to deliver outstanding service is to continually develop and reward those who provide it. If you're looking for the tools, resources and freedom to build a great future, contact Edward Jones today. And see for yourself why for the seventh year, Edward Jones was named one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For in America" by Fortune magazine in its annual listing. The firm took the No. 16 spot overall in the ranking and was named to the No. 4 spot for large companies. The seven Fortune rankings include top 10 finishes for five years and consecutive number one rankings in 2002 and 2003.

Full-time associates are provided a core set of benefits including:

* Life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment coverage
* Short-term and long-term disability

* Paid vacation
* Paid holidays
* Paid sick days

* Workers compensation
* Unemployment insurance

* Mutual fund purchases at net asset value
* Employee assistance program
* Opportunity for bonus participation

* Company-paid profit sharing
* Tuition reimbursement

* Adoption expense reimbursement

# Full-time associates may also elect to participate in the following:Medical and dental insurance
# Additional life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment coverage
# Long-term care insurance

# 401k plan with company match
# Flexible spending accounts
Fixed income securities remain a cornerstone for the portfolio of most Edward Jones' clients. You now have the opportunity to join a team of highly motivated associates in helping meet that financial need! The Fixed Income Service Department is seeking a dynamic individual to join us as a Service Specialist. Responsibilities include working with our branch offices to provide accurate, technical, operational, and educational information for fixed income related investments; including CDs, corporate, government, municipal, and mortgage-backed securities. In addition, qualified candidates will have the challenge of determining market levels for fixed income securities, as well as executing sell orders versus firm and other broker/dealer positions. If you are ready to join this fast paced, dynamic area, this will be an excellent opportunity.

Responsibilities
Provide accurate technical, operational, and procedural information through branch phone calls and wires regarding fixed income markets; including CDs, corporate, government, municipal, and mortgage-backed securities.
Understand and be able to educate and explain market dynamics and information regarding fixed income products.
Provide A++ service to branch offices and other home office areas.
Accurately calculate fixed income market levels and execute client orders.
Understand and work within strict industry regulations and laws.
Develop and maintain key relationships with branch office associates and the broker/dealer community.
Maintain and contribute to the Edward Jones culture.

Requirements
Bachelor's degree in business or finance preferred.
Series 7 and Series 66 or 63 required.
Strong presentation, written, verbal, and listening skills required.
Detail oriented with excellent customer service skills and a high level of proficiency in mathematics is essential.
Must have an understanding of fixed income securities, the interest rate environment, and capital markets.
Strong problem solving skills necessary.
Ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities.
Ability to learn and work in a dynamic team environment.
Highly motivated to excel in a fast-paced challenging position.

For more information visit our website at www.edwardjones.com/careers.

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