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Trade Support Analyst – $8bn Hedge Fund (Desk or Manager progression)
August 11, 2018
London, United Kingdom
With new funds due to launch in the coming months, the need for an individual who can hit the ground running is paramount. They cover a wide array of strategies so this role would be well suited to someone who is happy in a hands on role and looking to get exposure to different products and markets. The successful candidate will have a mind-set that looks to constantly improve efficiency and workflow and would suit someone looking to develop a career in the hedge fund sector.
It is important to note that as a firm they focus on individual growth and present opportunities internally for those who excel, so this position would suit someone pro-active, ambitious and looking to develop in a company over time.
The salary range for this role will be in the £45k - £60k range and it is understood bonuses have been in excess of 50% in recent years.
Dealing with any failing trades and subsequent break resolution. Immediately follow up with the trade execution desk / counterparties to resolve any breaks
Modify trade bookings as required
Respond to all fund administrator and custodian related queries
Review and process FX netting positions with Prime brokers
Contribute ideas to improving efficiency and controls. Assist with initiatives that support these efforts
Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree in a relevant field
A number of years' experience working within a tight operational framework at either an investment bank or hedge fund.
OTC Derivatives knowledge is preferential but knowledge of different financial instruments such as Bonds, Futures and FX would be considered.