Saturday, March 26, 2011

Stock Trader & Featured Commentator

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We are seeking an experienced stock trader and commentator to join our team at Zacks Investment Research in Chicago, IL. The goal is for this person to be a new featured trading expert on our thriving investment website,

Job Description

* Write articles and record videos that provide insight into profitably stock trades.
* Editor of a stock trading subscription service/newsletter. Make buy, hold, sell decisions for the portfolio and provide rationale behind the moves.
* Be interviewed by investment media outlets in print and video formats.
* Make public speaking appearances on behalf of the firm at seminars and industry conventions.

About Zacks Investment Research

Our firm was founded in 1978 and is now is one of the most highly regarded companies in the investment industry. We are best known for the Zacks Rank stock picking system which has generated a +28% annual return since 1988. We have several business units aimed at serving the myriad of investor types. is the main venue to share our profitable insights with individual investors.



* Minimum of 10 years experience in the investment field required.
* Passion and aptitude for investment field, particularly stock trading.
* Previous experience working within the financial services industry
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Blend fundamental and technical analysis in stock selection.
* CFA or CFA Candidate, a plus
* Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
* Energetic and enthusiastic in achieving business goals.


This will be an important, high profile position for the firm and we are prepared to pay a very attractive compensation package to the right person.

How to Contact Us

Please submit resume with cover letter, and acceptable compensation range (must provide all 3).

No phone calls or agencies please.

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