Motivated professional who thrives in fast paced environments. Successful management
skills with the ability to motivate and team-build through example. Excellent financial
analysis and highly skilled at increasing productivity resulting in increased profits.
March 2010 to CurrentMister Softee
Ice Cream Truck Vendor for the Gloucester City, Mt Ephraim, Audubon, and Haddonfield routes Runnemede, NJ 5 Deliver courteous, quick, and accurate orders of cones, shakes, sundaes, and beverages that bring smiles to customers' faces 5 Manage truck inventory and re-stock supplies when necessary 5 Closely followed standard procedures for safe food preparation, assembly and presentation to ensure customer satisfaction.
5 Frequently clean and sanitize truck to Mister Softee's high standards 5 Train new drivers with emphasis on customer service.
VP October 2006 to December 2009Intrepid Investment Advisors, LLC Asian Equities － San Francisco, CA
5 Collaborated with other traders to manage risk and offer cross-market trade ideas in the KOSPI, Hang Seng & Nikkei stock portfolios 5 Created and monitored a spreadsheet tracking historical volatility levels which facilitated profitable trade-entry and exit 5 Double-checked positions and made adjustments for market settlements versus theoretical values when checking my account statement everyday 5 Negotiated reduced commissions which resulted in increased trading volume and profitability 5 Voiced my financial market opinion with the help of Excel & PowerPoint during weekly trader meetings.
Restaurant Server February 2005 to October 2006Pastis Steakhouse
Buenos Aires, Argentina Took a sabbatical in South America where I traveled throughout Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay.
Spanish and cooking lessons were my focus while I worked part-time as a server at a steakhouse in my home base of Buenos Aires.
Sr. Derivatives Trader June 2000 to January 2005Feis Trading Corporation － Chicago, IL
5 Profitably arbitrage traded baskets of stocks that mimicked the Nasdaq 100 versus the Nasdaq E-mini futures 5 Analyzed numerous prospectuses and financial statements and built spreadsheets to help profitably trade illiquid NYSE and AMEX stocks 5 Negotiated lower commissions which resulted in increased trading volume and profitability 5 Managed and mentored three recent college graduates who turned into highly profitable traders.
Jr. Derivatives Trader January 1998 to June 2000Helios Group － Chicago, IL
5 Quickly went through the firm's trader trainee program to become a floor trader at the fast paced Chicago Board Options Exchange 5 Helped trade entire US treasury yield curve book in collaboration with three other market makers 5 Analyzed data to pinpoint arbitrage opportunities between the 30yr, 10yr, 5yr, and Eurodollar options pits which helped increase profitability 25% from the prior year McDonald's.
Cook, Cashier October 1992 to September 1994Turnersville, NJ
5 Promptly reported for opening or closing shifts in either grill or cashier areas which involved numerous tasks completed in a timely manner including food preparation, re- stocking supplies, dish-washing, cleaning, etc.
5 Up-sold additional menu items, beverages and desserts to increase restaurant profits 5 Given responsibility of training new employees in grill area for all aspects of breakfast, lunch, and dinner shifts 5 Worked well with teammates and openly invited coaching from the management team 5 Resolved customer complaints promptly and professionally 5 Performed general maintenance duties, including mopping floors, washing dishes, wiping counter tops and emptying grease traps 5 Worked truck unloading shift with responsibility of organizing, rotating, and stocking inventory in the fridge, freezer, and dry goods areas of the restaurant.
B.A : Economics, June 1998University of Chicago － Chicago, IL
Coursework in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Spanish : June 1994Washington Township High School － Sewell, NJ