Securities Lending Operations Analyst

  • £230 - £260 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Temporary, Full time
  • Walker Hamill
  • 18 Jun 18 2018-06-18

Our client, a leading global Investment Bank, is seeking a Securities Lending Operations Analyst to join for an initial 6 month period. This is an exciting opportunity suited to a bright and driven individual with previous experience within securities lending, settlements or securities.

  • Work closely with other operations groups managing key day-to-day relationships, with a strong emphasis on risk management and control.
  • Mitigate financial and reputational risk, ensuring that securities transactions are settled efficiently and on time with a dedicated focus on trade matching.
  • Liase directly with clients, securities lending traders, compliance, tax, asset servicing and agent banks should there be any issues requiring resolution.
  • Manage priorities in line with market and internal deadlines.
  • Respond to varied queries from clients and internal business partners.
  • Understand internal and external regulations.
  • Protect clients from market penalties associated with asset servicing and buy-in events.  
  • Analyse and resolve exceptions, evaluate and escalate risk items to management and business partners.


  • Degree educated with a strong academic background.
  • Previous experience within securities lending, settlements or securities.
  • Self-driven with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A flexible team player with an aptitude to working well under pressure with strict daily deadlines.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to understand technical workflows in detail.
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to prioritise workload.