Operations Analyst

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • LEK Securities UK Limited
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

Lek Securities is an independent order-execution and clearing firm that provides direct access to equities, options, fixed income, and foreign exchange markets.

ROLE SUMMARY:

At Lek Securities, we are always looking for highly qualified motivated individuals. We are now looking for an Operations Analyst to join our London office. Key requirements for the role include:

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Front and back knowledge of products (equities, options, bonds, etc) from execution through to settlement;
  • Investigate P&L discrepancies;
  • Provide cover and support to a variety of desks;
  • Accountable for end to end transaction management lifecycle. This includes trade capture, settlement exceptions and cash management;
  • Working with various internal teams such as trade processing, Risk, settlements and margin to process transactions and resolve any exceptions on a timely manner;
  • Respond to and resolve client inquiries on a timely manner.

PERSON SPECIFICATION:

Educational and Technical Requirements:

  • Graduate in a numeracy / analytical related degree, eg Engineering, Science, International Studies;
  • GCSE English and Maths to Grade B minimum;
  • 2-4 years related experience;
  • Good understanding of MSOffice – proven knowledge/experience of using Word and Excel to intermediate level;
  • Excellent numeracy and proof-reading skills, and have an eye for detail;
  • Entrepreneurial drive;
  • Fluency in oral and written English;
  • Technically able to navigate servers, and knowledge of SQL preferred.

 Individual strengths:

  • Hands on individual;
  • Team player and flexible attitude – working in a small team and expected to assist wherever support is required;
  • Ability to prioritise work to meet tight deadlines;
  • Self-motivated and proactive;
  • Has the ability to work in a fast pace environment.

If you are interested in this opportunity and fill the requirements, please apply here submitting a copy of your CV. 

Deadline for applications is 7 September 2018.