Trade Support Operations Analyst

Posted 01 March 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineBanking Operations
Contact NameWill Goodman

Job description

My client are a global hedge fund seeking a talented and driven individual to join the Global Operations team.

This team operates in a highly automated, volume-driven environment and is dedicated to continuous process improvement. Directly supporting the portfolio management and trading teams, you will have the opportunity to build expertise across a breadth of markets and financial instruments.

Team Responsibilities

  • Trade Support
  • Direct support of the trading, capital markets, quantitative and fundamental investment teams
  • Pre- and post-trade operational controls across multiple asset classes
  • Stock Loan & Portfolio Financing
  • Oversight of the firm's daily locate and financing optimization processes
  • Sourcing borrow colour and liquidity for portfolio managers
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Responsibility for the firm's operational risk platform
  • Process Engineering
  • Build new and develop existing processes
  • Asset Servicing & Capital Markets
  • Monitoring of upcoming corporate action events
  • Real-time processing of both mandatory and voluntary events
  • Researching and summarising key event details and commercial terms for investment teams
  • Collection, submission and tracking of portfolio managers' elections and liabilities
  • Coverage of multiple asset types including equity, CFD, options, CDS and bonds
  • Proxy voting


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • 3-6 years of relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze complex scenarios
  • Intellectually curious with a self-starter mentality, keen attention to detail, excellent time management skills and an ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Technical skills (such as SQL, Python, data analysis, Power BI or VBA) are beneficial