Greenwich, CT – Hedge Fund Trading Operations

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Summary

Greenwich, CT Based Hedge Fund is seeking a Trading Operations Associate


Company Information:

$40B AUM Quant Hedge Fund


Job Description:

JOB FUNCTION

The Trading Operations Professional will be responsible for daily work within the trading operations function, supporting the facilitation of trading from post execution through settlement. The position will report to the Trading Operations manager and work closely with a team of seven, as well as many other departments across the firm such as Trading, Treasury, Accounting and Technology.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

• Reconciliations of both cash and securities
• Resolution of fails and breaks
• Settlement of equities, bonds, Portfolio swaps, TRS, Credit Default swaps
• Liaise with PM’s/analysts on corporate actions and proxy voting
• Swap Collateral management
• Management of settlement inquiries from brokers

 


Requirements / Qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS

• The ideal candidate will have:
• 3+years of relevant work experience – (this would include hedge fund operations, investment bank operations or prime brokerage experience)
o Global equity and/or FI settlements
o Derivatives
o Corporate Actions
• Bachelor’s degree
• Strong attention to detail and communication skills
• Strong technology skills – can pick up new systems quickly
• Action-orientation: ability to identify and resolve issues urgently and thoughtfully
• Results orientation: ability to stay organized and prioritize workload to meet deadlines

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