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Sales Intern (French-speaking) (VAC-A20938N)

241 days ago Recruiting Agent Expired

Job description

Our client is a leading provider of online foreign exchange (forex) trading, CFD trading and spread betting and they are looking for a Sales Intern who also speaks French and will work with and support the Sales Team providing by high quality general sales administration duties. This is an entry-level role providing an opportunity for a recent graduate or undergraduate to gain excellent experience in a fast-paced brokerage environment, which for an excellent candidate, could lead to a future career with the Company.

Job Duties

  • Assisting the Sales department(s) with general sales administration duties
  • Presenting our trading platform and introducing leads into the world of online trading of Forex and CFD's
  • Translation of written materials, including those related to topics in the financial sector such as marketing, sales, business operations, finance, law, etc.
  • Provide our clients with best-in-class service on phone, chats and email
  • Intelligently articulate financial and market-related concepts
  • Go beyond customer service i.e. skilfully probe for, listen and understand clients' needs to provide resources and solutions to improve their trading experience and results
  • Consistently take initiative to learn about the markets, FX industry and new FXCM platforms and products such as the FXCM Trading Station, Meta Trader 4 or the latest iPhone, iPad release
  • Be a team player and proactively collaborate with the Financial Services Team to manage time, resources, volume and client feedback
  • Consistently achieve specific deposit, retention and customer satisfaction benchmarks
  • Act upon constructive criticism to improve on-desk client conversations and to build on personal and department-wide performance figures

Job Requirements


  • A recent Bachelor's degree or be an undergraduate
  • Strong writing skills and can speak fluently, persuasively and clearly in English
  • Strong writing skills and can speak fluently, persuasively and clearly in French; other European languages would be an additional advantage
  • A high level of computer literacy i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Databases/CRM's
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • An excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to think quickly and problem-solve in real-time
  • A personable, customer-focused manner


  • Basic technical knowledge and experience in financial markets
  • Some previous work experience
  • Working Hours:
  • 10:00- 19:00
  • TO APPLY for this job opportunity, send your CV (in English please) to [email protected] and include the reference: Sales Intern (French-speaking) - VAC-A20938N. We look forward to hearing from you!