Our client, a global investment manager with trillions of assets under management, is building an EMEA Trade Operations team in the London office. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Fixed Income & Equity Trade Operations specialist to be a part of the build out of a new London trade operations team from scratch.
Working as a team of 2 you will support EMEA & Non US Public Equity and Fixed Income trades to include all additional intricacies that are involved in trade matching, confirmation, transmission and settlement as well as market set-up, re-registration and renewal. In this role you will support and have extensive liaison with the newly created Front Office team requiring strong communication and interpersonal skills. You will also work directly with the internal teams such as IT & Corporate Actions as well as vendors, and various global custodians & brokers.
This role will appeal to those with a change mindset looking to add value and not shy to question status quo. There will be plenty of opportunities for you to recommend & deliver process improvements to achieve straight through processing as well as system and process enhancements.
Candidates will have a minimum of 3 years relevant Trade Operations with fixed income or multi asset settlements experience ideally from an investment management firm, however investment banking operations profiles will also be considered.
To be considered, it is essential candidates will be degree educated with trade processing to settlement as well as advanced Excel skills to include VLOOKUP's, Pivot Tables and Formulas. System knowledge of Omgeo (Alert, CTM, OASYS), Eagle Star, Bloomberg AIM, Charles River and SWIFT messaging is advantageous. This is a rare opportunity to be a part of a new operations team from the ground up for a fast growing, top performing asset manager.