Careers

Why join Leverage Shares?

Flexibility

Whether you are an early bird or a night owl, it is raining outside, or you are traveling, we offer the flexibility to work remotely and during your most productive hours.

Project Ownership

In our team, you will have authority to make autonomous decisions and choose the path you believe is best to drive your projects from start to finish.

Unique Expertise

Thanks to our flat hierarchy, you have the chance to work jointly with a team of industry leaders and acquire unique expertise about our first-of-its-kind offering.

Open positions

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 leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We had since listed more than 180 products across several different exchanges, including LSE, Euronext, XETRA & Borsa Italiana. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Overview

Leverage shares is looking for a Product Developer to build and manage its new US ETF business. The candidate will report to the firm’s Head of Product based in London.

This is a multifaceted, high-profile role that requires frequent interaction at senior levels of the firm to create and evolve our US ETF product platform and drive alignment with our global initiatives.

You will work closely with the European Product and Trading team, and the soon-to-be assembled US team (particularly US Legal). While Leverage Shares is currently a European-focused business, senior management resides in the US and is engaged in the day-to-day running of the business, so expect interaction at the highest level.

Main Responsibilities

The US Product Developer will be key to coordinate and drive all activities from product ideation, structuring, listing on US exchanges to product management / maintenance. This includes:

  • Liaising with service key providers, including index providers, fund administrators, operations and legal to drive best-in-class products to market;
  • Supporting Head of Product to prepare business case for product pipeline and product budgets, including review of competing ETFs in the US and Europe;
  • Supporting our legal function with analysis and interpretation of applicable legal requirements. This may include also review of 1940 Act fund registration statements, prospectuses, and other regulatory filings prepared by our lawyers;
  • Involvement in investment, marketing and operational issues related to the funds;
  • Building scalable US product processes and improve them systematically, leveraging existing processes from the European Product Team;
  • Work on mergers, product changes, and creation of new funds.


Job Requirements

  • Prior experience (3+ years) on a US ETF product development/product management capacity. We’ll consider candidates from a fund administration role with the knowledge and ability to transition into a wider, strategic product role.
  • General knowledge of US ETF regulatory environment, including the Investment Company Act of 1940, Investment Advisers Act and general relevant SEC rules.
  • Discipline and drive to help us develop a world-class Product control environment.
  • Drive to help build alignment across product teams, cross-functional partners (Marketing, Sales, Legal, Compliance, etc.), and Leadership/Executive team.
  • Strong Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word) skills required to manage data and prepare presentations. Familiarity with industry data sources (Bloomberg, Morningstar, ETF.com, ETFGI, etc.)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to communicate concisely and influence outcomes.
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Our offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete a desired certification;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.

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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

Leverage Shares are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Apply

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 leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We had since listed more than 180 products across several different exchanges, including LSE, Euronext, XETRA & Borsa Italiana. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Overview

Leverage shares is looking for an associate counsel to build and manage its US ETF business. The candidate will report to the firm’s General Counsel.

Main Responsibilities

The Associate Counsel will be responsible for legal matters related to its US exchange-traded funds business. This includes review of 1940 Act fund registration statements, prospectuses, proxy statements, and other regulatory filings; analysis of investment, marketing and operational legal and compliance issues related to the funds; and work on mergers, product changes, and creation of new funds. The role also involves analysis and interpretation of applicable legal requirements, including implementation of new rules, and assisting in the preparation of materials for review by the funds’ boards of trustees.

  • JD and prior experience with the Investment Company Act of 1940, Investment Advisers Act and general regulatory compliance required. Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of related law firm experience.
  • Strong knowledge of investment company disclosure and regulatory requirements.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills for both legal and non-legal audiences. Strong drafting skills (including legal disclosures, board materials, contracts and policies).
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Our offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete a desired certifications;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.


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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

Leverage Shares are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Apply

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 leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We have since listed more than 180 products across several exchanges, including LSE, Euronext, XETRA & Borsa Italiana. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, day traders, and high-frequency traders.

Overview

Leverage shares are looking for a Compliance Specialist to join our team. This role requires knowledge of financial rules and regulations, an expert-level understanding of compliance (FCA), and, specifically, broker applications.

  • Assist with FCA Consultative Papers, Policy Statements, Rule changes, and anything else related to the UK regulatory environment;
  • Provide guidance and stay up to date with any amendments in regards to different rules and regulations, specifically to legislation, policies, procedures, and practices in the EU/UK and identify how these changes impact our business;
  • Communicate issues and assist with regulatory inquiries;
  • Coordinate regulators and any other party of interest;
  • Manage compliance risk and establish a system of risk management;
  • Assist with the development, documentation, and maintenance of legal and compliance cases;
  • Timely advice on sanctions, complaints, or any other issue;
  • Support all queries related to licensing requirements;
  • Regulatory risk assessments;
  • Prepare meeting packs, registers, and reports, related to regulatory policy, sanctions, and screenings;
  • Support the product/business development teams with timely compliance reviews.

Qualifications:

  • University degree;
  • Demonstrated experience of FCA rules;
  • Demonstrated experience with broker applications;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of investment company disclosure and regulatory requirements;
  • Direct experience with risk management;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills for both legal and non-legal audiences; Strong drafting skills (including legal disclosures, board materials, contracts, and policies);
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively and with people at all levels of the organization;
  • Advanced analytical skills;
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills;
  • Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

Our offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete a desired certification;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.

 

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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

Apply

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 leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We had since listed more than 170 products across several different exchanges, including LSE, Euronext, XETRA & Borsa Italiana. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Overview

The Business Development with German role was created with the goal to bolster Leverage Shares’ influence throughout Europe’s German speaking markets.

This position is based in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and evolve ETP collateral (sales presentations, peer monitors, etc.);
  • Liaise with brokers to discuss product onboarding and identify new opportunities;
  • Prepare research and quantitative reports (ETP performance, country analysis, ad hoc reporting, etc.);
  • Respond to sales requests and supporting sales/BD team in meetings and other tasks to help drive AUM growth;
  • Assist with brainstorming and strategy building for ETP distribution across the UK & Europe;
  • Monitor covered markets and regulatory changes for new business opportunities;
  • Contribute to business cases for new ETP launches;
  • Analyse holders in comparable/competing products to exploit new market opportunities.


Job Requirements

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to articulate market views and product characteristics to sophisticated investors;
  • Understanding of the ETP/ETF industry and strong proficiency across a wide range of traditional and alternative investment products;
  • Passion for financial markets and business development;
  • Entrepreneurial spirit that can thrive in an autonomous work environment;
  • Prior experience in a sales/business development role in a financial/investment management firm;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office;
  • Language requirements – fluent in German and English.
  • Knowledge or fluency in any of the following languages is considered a big advantage: Italian, French, Czech, Polish, Dutch;
  • University degree or CFA preferred;
  • Interest in the CFA or CAIA designation is a plus.

Our offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete the CFA (or other certifications) program;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.

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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

Leverage Shares are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Apply

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 leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We had since listed more than 170 products across several different exchanges, including LSE, Euronext, XETRA & Borsa Italiana. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Overview

The Business Development with French role was created with the goal to bolster Leverage Shares’ influence throughout Europe’s French speaking markets.

This position is based in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and evolve ETP collateral (sales presentations, peer monitors, etc.);
  • Liaise with brokers to discuss product onboarding and identify new opportunities;
  • Prepare research and quantitative reports (ETP performance, country analysis, ad hoc reporting, etc.);
  • Respond to sales requests and supporting sales/BD team in meetings and other tasks to help drive AUM growth;
  • Assist with brainstorming and strategy building for ETP distribution across the UK & Europe;
  • Monitor covered markets and regulatory changes for new business opportunities;
  • Contribute to business cases for new ETP launches;
  • Analyse holders in comparable/competing products to exploit new market opportunities.


Job Requirements

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to articulate market views and product characteristics to sophisticated investors;
  • Understanding of the ETP/ETF industry and strong proficiency across a wide range of traditional and alternative investment products;
  • Passion for financial markets and business development;
  • Entrepreneurial spirit that can thrive in an autonomous work environment;
  • Prior experience in a sales/business development role in a financial/investment management firm;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office;
  • Language requirements – fluent in French and English.
  • Knowledge or fluency in any of the following languages is considered a big advantage: Italian, German, Czech, Polish, Dutch;
  • University degree or CFA preferred;
  • Interest in the CFA or CAIA designation is a plus.


Our offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete the CFA (or other certifications) program;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.

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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

Leverage Shares are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Apply

About

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 leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We had since listed more than 180 products across several different exchanges, including LSE, Euronext, XETRA & Borsa Italiana. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Overview

Leverage shares is looking for a corporate paralegal to support the firm’s legal and product development teams. The candidate will report to the firm’s General Counsel.

This remote position will support the General Counsel and Head of Product Development with a broad array of duties that include:

  • Drafting legal documents such as offering documents, contracts, board minutes;
  • Preparation of UCC Financing Statements and Irish security filings;
  • Organizing and archiving documents;
  • Gathering, analyzing and interpreting applicable legal requirements, including interpretation of new legislation, decisions and legal articles, codes and other data;
  • Preparation of board packs;
  • Working closely with the product development team on product changes, creation of new products and the listing of products on various EU exchanges;
  • Additional duties as required.


What are we looking for

  • At least 3+ years of corporate law experience, with a law firm or relevant experience as a paralegal in the inhouse environment, preferably in the capital markets/investment funds/banking industries;
  • Bachelor’s degree;
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Outlook, Word and Excel;
  • Excellent organizational skills;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills for both legal and non-legal audiences. Strong drafting skills (including legal disclosures, board materials, contracts and policies);
  • Must be able to function effectively in a busy, remote based environment.

 

Our offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete the CFA (or other certifications) program;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.

 

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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

Leverage Shares are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Apply

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 leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We had since listed more than 180 products across several different exchanges, including LSE, Euronext, XETRA & Borsa Italiana. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, day-traders, and high-frequency traders.

Overview

Leverage shares is looking for a Capital Markets Relationship Manager to build, manage & develop its relations with various vendors, including European & US-based exchanges, brokers, index providers, market makers, etc.

Main Responsibilities

This role requires frequent interaction at senior levels, quick problem-solving of listing/naming/trading issues for UK/Europe, US and any other existing or upcoming product listings, negotiation of sales & marketing collaborations, public relations, management of closing/opening bell events and sponsorships.

  • Monitor for any administrative, operational, or technical issues and quickly solve problems with as little communication as possible;
  • Work with internal & external compliance teams, index providers, market makers, exchanges, and any other vendor to ensure a clean, smooth & transparent working process;
  • Negotiate PR, sales & marketing collaborations to build a trustable brand;
  • Review, analyze and create reports of vendor offers, marketing activities, product performance reports, technical and operational issues, communication, spread or compliance issues;
  • Follow and resolve settlement issues;
  • Take part in brainstorming of high-level strategies for product development & fee structuring;
  • Help evolve Leverage Shares as leaders in the alternative investment industry.

Job Requirements

  • University degree;
  • Similar experience (3+ years) in the capital markets industry;
  • Knowledge of the UK/European and US regulatory environment;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to communicate concisely and influence outcomes;
  • Strong Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word) skills required to manage data and prepare presentations;
  • Fluent in English;
  • Knowledge or fluency in any of the following languages is considered a big advantage: German, Italian, French, Czech, Polish, Dutch.

 

Our offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete a desired certification;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.

 

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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

Apply

About Leverage Shares

Leverage Shares is a fast-growing Exchange Traded Products (ETP) provider, focused on delivering innovative financial products for experienced investors. Our first family of single stock leveraged ETPs was listed on the London Stock Exchange in December 2017. We have since listed 90 more products across several different exchanges, including LSE, Euronext & Cboe. Leverage Shares’ innovation powers the trades of experienced traders, investors with high-risk tolerance, daytraders, and high-frequency traders.

Job Description

We are looking for a hard-working, positive and team-oriented Social Media Specialist to develop and maintain Leverage Shares’ online presence in a professional and appealing manner across various social media platforms. The right candidate must be well-versed in social trends, confident in communicating, prompt, and organized. It will be expected to create strong brand following by using intraday trends to our advantage, copywriting and posting regularly on LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Redditand Quora. Additional activities will include creating and maintaining relationships with different channels and influencers.

This position offers the opportunity to join an innovative financial firm and be an integral part of our future growth.

This role is based in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Key Responsibilities

  • Establish, develop, and grow social media presence and drive engagement;
  • Become the voice of Leverage Shares across social media;
  • Drive Organic Social Media campaigns from start to finish;
  • Manage content creation for multiple social media posts every week in communication with internal teams;
  • Be on the lookout for trending financial topics, collect, analyze and adapt the message for our products;
  • Monitor and analyze user behaviour;
  • Follow different channels and make sure we are competitive in both users visiting our pages and engagement rate;
  • Build & maintain relationships with influencers;
  • Provide data analysis and metrics reporting for strategic use.

 

Qualifications

  • Fluent in English. Knowledge in any of the following languages is considered a major advantage: Italian, French, German, Dutch;
  • Demonstrated expertise in various social media platforms;
  • Demonstrated experience building successful brands via organic social media strategies;
  • Proven track-record driving mid to large business growth via paid social media campaigns;
  • Fluency in Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Passion for financial markets and trends;
  • Knowledge of ETFs or other alternative financial instruments is a big plus.

 

Our Offering

  • Competitive salary;
  • Performance-based bonus;
  • Sponsorship to complete professional certifications/courses;
  • Opportunities for professional development;
  • Friendly work environment.

 

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. Our flat hierarchy encourages employees to voice their opinions and share ideas.

If you are interested, please send your CV in English.

Leverage Shares are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Apply

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