Careers

Graphic Designer

About Leverage Shares

Leverage Shares is a fast-growing Exchange Traded Products (ETP) provider, focused on delivering innovative financial products that enable magnified exposure, daily investment objectives and efficiency. Our first family of single stock ETPs with 2x leverage was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Job description

The designer will be responsible for developing and creating exceptional graphics and videos for presentation and marketing materials. To this end, prior experience in and willingness to understand digital design are needed as we look for innovative solutions that add value to the brand. Solid understanding of the leading software tools for html5 is a plus. In addition, experience in working with developers and account managers is important.

Leverage Shares’ 2x ETPs are a growing business, offering experienced investors across Europe access to unique regulated tools for expressing strong conviction and hedging exposure. This position offers the opportunity to join an innovative financial firm and be an integral part of our future growth.

Key responsibilities

  • Partner with the rest of the team to brainstorm original design ideas for internal projects.
  • Design and implement graphics and videos related to various initiatives, including sales, marketing, advertising, and development.
  • Be able to communicate with team members and confidently discuss creative ideas.
  • Have advanced English skills and be able to communicate freely.
  • Collaborate with relevant teams on a variety of initiatives, projects and events.
  • Stay up to date with advances and innovations in creative design.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Design or equivalent experience in a related field is required.
  • Strong design skills and an excellent sense of design.
  • Relevant work experience in web design and creative services is required.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills with proven experience managing multiple projects at one time.
  • Willingness to gain proficiency in using design software, including html5 and JavaScript.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and see stressful situations as opportunities rather than problems.
  • Self-directed with a high level of initiative and a ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Prior experience with design related to financial markets is a plus.
  • Ability to lead by example with strong work ethic.
  • Great attention to details.
  • Language requirements – fluent in English. Knowledge or fluency in at least one of the following languages is considered an advantage: German, Czech, Polish, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch.

Our offering

Leverage Shares offers an environment geared towards performance, attractive career opportunities, and an open corporate culture that values and rewards the contribution of every individual.

This position has a fixed salary plus sales-based bonus.

Leverage Shares is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

 

Institutional Sales with German

About Leverage Shares

Leverage Shares is a fast-growing Exchange Traded Products (ETP) provider, focused on delivering innovative financial products that enable magnified exposure, daily investment objectives and efficiency. Our first family of single stock ETPs with 2x leverage was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Job description

The Sales Associate will be responsible for developing and maintaining key client relationships primarily in the German-speaking regions of Europe to grow our business and assets under management. This role is based in Sofia, Bulgaria.

 

Leverage Shares’ 2x ETPs are a growing business, offering experienced investors across Europe access to unique regulated tools for expressing strong conviction and hedging exposure. This position offers the opportunity to join an innovative financial firm and be an integral part of our future growth.

Key responsibilities

  • Establish, develop, and grow key prospect relationships at a senior level with CIOs, brokers, and portfolio managers to identify and diligently pursue new potential business.
  • Drive new trades and revenue across our 2x leveraged products.
  • Initiate and develop brand building and sales activity across new markets.
  • Lead robust prospect meeting and engagement activity.
  • Develop product fluency across our 2x leveraged product offerings and any new lines of leveraged securities.
  • Develop clear, concise, and articulate market narrative and product characteristics to sophisticated investors.
  • Work collaboratively with senior members of the sales team to drive new business opportunities and solve complex client issues and challenges.
  • Contribute to the sales team’s overall development.

Qualifications

  • Significant experience in institutional fundraising and developing deep client relationships.
  • Understanding of the asset management sales process as it relates to institutional investors, CIOs, and brokers.
  • Track record of success selling ETFs or leveraged products is highly beneficial.
  • Proven sales background with demonstrated ability to drive results in an autonomous working environment and in close collaboration with colleagues across business units.
  • Track record of building strong client relationships and being viewed as a trusted advisor.
  • Experience in raising capital for institutional products.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to clearly and concisely articulate market views and product characteristics to sophisticated institutional investors, both in written work and presentations to large and small audiences.
  • Preferred deep ETF industry and investment knowledge. Strong proficiency across a wide range of traditional and alternative investment products.
  • Collaborative approach to a team-based sales model.
  • Passion for the financial markets and business development.
  • Ability to lead by example with strong work ethic.
  • Minimum 2-years’ experience.
  • Significant travel expected.
  • Graduate degree or CFA Preferred.
  • Language requirements – fluent in English & German. Knowledge or fluency in at least one of the following languages is considered advantage: Czech, Polish, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch.

Our offering

Leverage Shares offers an environment geared towards performance, attractive career opportunities, and an open corporate culture that values and rewards the contribution of every individual.

This position has a fixed salary plus sales-based bonus.

Leverage Shares is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.