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Senior Derivatives Operations Analyst - Post Trade

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Job ID 290946 Date posted 06/20/2024 Location : London, United Kingdom Category  FINANCE Job Status  Salaried Full Time

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Job Purpose and Impact

The Senior Derivatives Operations Analyst - Post Trade will lead post trade derivatives BAU global initiatives for businesses and areas globally. In this role, you will partner with key stakeholders to develop and implement the key controls to ensure operational compliance and accuracy of data and reports. You will lead the process standardization and optimization and develop new solutions to enhance automation and implement the transformation as well as partner with key external contacts such as clearing brokers and vendors to ensure effective daily derivatives operations.

Location London (EC4V 4AY)

Key Accountabilities

  • Partner with key stakeholders, external clearing brokers and vendors to manage complex derivatives activities and ensure any significant differences are resolved and communicated appropriately.

  • Collaborate with business stakeholders to monitor derivatives policies, business & legal entity account structures, products and limits in compliance with regulatory agency requirements, company policies and third party agreements within deadlines and compare against limits, escalate and resolve breaches of limits.

  • Validate derivatives reports and reconcile trading differences by line of impact with key stakeholders.

  • Ensure compliance of operations and monitor points of control.

  • Develop and implement process simplification, enhance process standardization, optimize reporting and drive automation and transformation processes.

  • Lead risk management best practices and improvement initiatives.

  • Build the team's capability to ensure a high performing team.

  • Independently handle complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.

  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • Confirmed experience in related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in finance operations with a knowledge of financial risk management and related financial processes, particularly derivatives trading operations

  • Experience in data governance and data-sets, with an ability to create, clean, secure, consume and analyse data for business decision making, using advanced excel (VBA), SQL, Python, tableau, PowerBI. 

Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

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