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Position: Settlements Analyst / Operations Team
Job Number: MS03721
Location: NY - New York City
Date Posted: 2017-08-28
Salary Range: $81-100k $101-125k
Job Summary:

New Opportunity with a leading quantitative trading firm!

Company Information:

Name: Leading Asset Management Firm

Job Description:

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Settlements Team within the firm's Operations Group and will be responsible for ensuring that trades match and settle on a timely basis in the market.  

Additional Responsibilities include: 

  • Work closely with clearing firms, brokers and other counterparties as well as interfacing with Operations and Trading teams in London and Hong Kong to ensure that all parties to the trade agree on the terms, and that securities and cash move promptly to their correct locations.  
  • Timely and accurate settlement is crucial to the profitability of the firm. 

 

Requirements / Qualifications:

You should be a self-motivated critical thinker who can multitask and enjoys a fast-paced, highly intellectual environment.  The ability to take on and manage your own projects is key.  A quantitative background and technical skills are also important for this role – candidates should have a strong foundation in mathematics and Excel, be comfortable working with data.  VBA or other programming experience is also highly desirable.

Approximately 1-3 years of relevant experience from a buy or sell side organization 

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