Derivatives Analyst

Recruiter
SKILLFINDER INTERNATIONAL
Location
Birmingham
Salary
35000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
26 Sep 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Analytics
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Derivatives analyst required for an exciting start-up within the clearing industry to action daily tasks and monitor the workflow of Derivatives processes.

To action daily tasks and monitor the workflow of Derivatives processes such as:

Trade booking exceptions
Collateral account balance monitoring
Trade life cycle management
Settlement management
Reconciliations
Reporting
Margin Call process
Credit limit approvals
Change management
Liaise with Counterparties, Clients and Clearing Houses to resolve operational issues
Responding to client queries/requirements
Managing service delivery against Key Performance Indicators (KPI's)
Participating in client on-boarding, testing and service development

Skills and Specifications:

The following skills and specifications which are required in a candidate:
5 Years of experience working within a Derivatives related team
Excellent communication with good verbal and written skills
Advanced MS Office (Word, Excel Spreadsheet) & PDF skills
Proficient in Derivatives product knowledge (OTC pricing, life cycle/settlement management, Collateral Management) and related areas
Continuously improve analytical skills and logical understanding of process to investigate and resolve reconciliation breaks
Proven track record of having implemented operational process improvements on the Derivatives product is an added advantage