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Career and Education Opportunities for Broker Assistants

In general, broker assistants perform clerical duties involving the purchase or sale of securities. They also duties include writing orders for stock purchases and sales, computing transfer taxes, verifying stock transactions, accepting and delivering securities, tracking stock price fluctuations, computing equity, and keeping records of daily transactions and holdings.

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Broker Assistant

Broker Assistant video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

Broker assistants file and operate standard office machines. Finally, broker assistants correspond with customers and talk with coworkers to respond to inquiries, consider market fluctuations, and resolve account problems.

Every day, broker assistants are expected to be able to see details at a very fine level of focus. They need to articulate ideas and problems. It is also important that they listen to and understand others in meetings.