Graduate Position: Stock Broking

About the role:

NVest Securities are looking for a motivated, energetic, entrepreneurial thinking, driven graduate to join their team. Do you have a passion for stock markets and investing? As a well-established stock broking company, that is part of the NVest Financial Holdings Group, we are looking for a highly competent, hardworking, and enthusiastic individual with a passion for stock markets and investing to provide general research and portfolio management assistance. The role would be ideal for a graduate candidate looking to enter the portfolio management environment.

Graduate - Trainee Research and Portfolio Management Assistant in Stockbroking Environment

Location: East London, Eastern Cape

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide research assistance on listed companies.
  • Building models and assist with intrinsic valuation computation.
  • Assist Portfolio managers in portfolio construction.
  • Provide assistance in equity trading activities.
  • Preparing client reports, marketing presentations, and account performance review packs.

Skills and knowledge:

  • Passionate about stock markets and equity investing.
  • Experience in investing in equity markets.
  • Self-starter, with attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills.
  • Strong ability to multi-task and work under pressure.

Minimum requirements:

  • BCom with Honours or similar qualification, with a Financial/ Investment major.
  • Highly computer literate with particular attention to Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong numeracy skills.


PLEASE SEND CV WITH THE FOLLOWING INCLUDED IN A COVERING LETTER OR EMAIL: (if the application does not include the below, your application will not be considered and your CV will not be read):

1. A brief introduction of yourself (summarising your main strengths and weaknesses and what type of a person you are – one paragraph will suffice)

2. Why you feel you should receive preference for an interview.


Applications can be sent to: Xhobani at [email protected]

Applications will close on Friday, 12 March 2021.


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