Asset Management Trade Support & Mifid2

Financial Services
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role

Robert Half Financial Services are representing a City Asset Manager, to hire someone within their Trade Support, Operations team. The role is looking for a graduate calibre, with a minimum of 6-months- 1-year's Operations experience, ideally gained within an Asset Manager, Investment Bank, or a Wealth Manager.

This position, which is part of a team that supports both the London and International trading desks. It focuses on supporting various on Equity, Fixed Income, FX, CFD and Futures & Options trading desks. The role is an urgent temporary-to- permanent role, with the view to starting ASAP.

The ideal candidate must have good working knowledge of Operations and supports both the Trade Support team, as well as a newly created sub-team within their Middle Office for Transaction Reporting. The role will support both functions and the chosen candidate will switch functions, dependent upon work-loads. They need someone who is enthusiastic and willing to learn too.

Related project work i.e. process improvement will also be part of the role.


- Equity, Fixed Income, FX , CFD and Futures & Options trade processing via STP workflows,

· Strong Change Management ability.

· Facilitation of matching trades in accordance with deadlines using an exception processing flow.

· Static Data and Onboarding tasks associated with workflow. FX

· Matching trades via Trade Services (GTSS), PB Portals and Traiana

· Resolving failing trades between custodian and broker · Creation and matching of Fixing Transactions and subsequent P+L

· Dealing promptly with trade queries and related issues.

· Maintenance of Trade Services (GTSS) /CRD Static data

· Other ad-hoc or project work as delegated · Maintenance of Procedures for FX processes CFD

· Matching CFDs via Traiana with Prime Brokers · Liaising with trading desk, Prime Brokers and Executing Brokers to ensure STP workflow.


£150 per day- £220 per day (dependent upon experience).

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