Market Regulation Intern

Department: Market Regulation

Location: Chicago, IL

Travel Requirements: N/A

Job ID:  290

LIFE AT NFA
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Description: NFA's Market Regulation Intern will have the opportunity to collaborate with and learn from NFA staff, while supporting the department's functions of monitoring NFA Member's trade practice and market surveillance services.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to special projects within the department.
  • Review Members' daily trading activity.
  • Research asset class leads regarding trade activity and market-related events, and document findings.
  • Communicate inquiry requests, explanations of trading activity and findings with Exchange staff and firm personnel.
  • Create and maintain system data relationships.
  • Tabulate information for summary reports.

Requirements:

  • College degree in business, economics or finance; or enrolled in college within one year of graduation
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Familiarity with database query analysis
  • Familiarity with the utilization of spreadsheet macros and pivot tables
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Must be professional and reliable
  • Ability to work 12 to 20 hours per week on consistent schedule

MAKE OUR MISSION YOUR CAREER
NFA is the industrywide, self-regulatory organization for the U.S. derivatives industry. NFA strives every day to safeguard the integrity of the derivatives markets, protect investors and ensure Members meet their regulatory responsibilities.

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