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FX OTC Operations Analyst

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Compliance, Risk

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Octavian Donnelly

  • Contact email:

    octavian@rutherfordsearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0874

  • Job ref:

    DOO11450_2

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-13

​Our Client

Our client, a leading buy-side multi-strategy hedge fund, is currently looking to hire a FX OTC Operations Analyst for its London office.

The successful candidate will be providing day-to-day operational support to the derivative trading desks on a large range of OTC derivative products. This will be to ensure trade capture and matching of cross-asset instruments.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Trade capture, lifecycle processing and reference data maintenance to ensure accurate representation of positions, P&L and exposures in the risk management systems

  • Ensure accurate legal representation of derivative trades

  • Implement and execute processes within a control infrastructure which mitigates operational risk and allows the firm to operate in a controlled environment

  • Collate and present crucial governance metrics to operations management staff regularly

  • Act as a central point of contract for all broker queries

  • Act as the SME for OTC Derivatives

  • Constantly improve and ensure the integrity of OTC Derivatives data

Your Profile

  • Educated to a degree level

  • Experience in Operations within a hedge fund, asset management firm or investment bank

  • Familiarity and work experience with FX trade affirmations, confirmations matching and legal confirmations

  • Previous exposure to platforms such as Finastra, Misys or Salerio

  • An operational knowledge of any of the following: FX NDFs, FX options, credit default swaps, interest rate swaps, commodity swaps, equity swaps

  • Familiarity with either ICELINK, Markitwire, DTCC, ICE e-confirm, MISYS, MTM or Traiana

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Octavian Donnelly.
Email: octavian@rutherfordsearch.com
Phone: 020 3778 0874
Reference Code: 11447


About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.