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Operations Analyst

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    Octavian Donnelly

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    020 3778 0874

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    about 1 year ago

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O​ur Client

Our client is a leading global alternatives boutique headquartered in London. They have a strong, competitive culture and are looking for an investment operations analyst or associate to join their Operations team in London. This team provides critical support across the client’s macro strategies from trading activities to 3rd party fund support.

Broad investment or fund operations knowledge is essential. This is an excellent opportunity for an analyst or Associate with 4+ years to progress in a highly reputable buy-side firm.

Main Duties

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

  • Lead on Reconciliations across FI, Rates, Equities, etc., including the continued evolution of the operations platform and controls.

  • Review of electronic affirmations

  • Trade lifecycle support

  • Oversight of post-trade 3rd party administrative processes

  • Management of daily OTC/Exchange margin calls across the firm

Your Profile

  • In order for you to get the most out of this role, you’ll need to have:

  • Strong academic track record in a STEM subject at a Tier 1 university (Top 200)

  • Minimum 4 years relevant experience at either a Tier 1 investment bank or Buy-side firm

  • Strong post-trade knowledge across all major asset classes

  • SME in OTC derivatives, with knowledge of broader OTC confirmations

  • Strong excel skills and good data management – VBA/Pivot Tables highly desirable

  • Exposure to regulations such as EMIR, UMR, IBOR Reform, CSDR, etc.

  • Exposure to SQL/Python/Tableau – highly beneficial

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Octavian Donnelly.
Phone: 020 3778 0874
ReferenceCode: 11704

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance, financial crime, legal and cyber security recruitment, 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.