Operations Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Sydney New South Wales AU
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pengana Capital
  • 05 Mar 18 2018-03-05

Middle Office and Trade Support Role in a highly regarded Australian boutique fund manager.

Reporting to the Head of Operations, the role covers the following functions:

  • Trade support across the full trade lifecycle
  • Security and cash reconciliations
  • Unit pricing validation
  • Fund manager support
  • Projects, fund implementations and transitions.

Experience and Qualifications: 

  • Degree qualified in Finance, Business or Economics;
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in a middle office, trade support or broking environment;
  • Strong level of investment market knowledge with an in-depth understanding of  trade lifecycles;
  • Knowledge of financial instruments, especially equities, but also including, derivatives, FX, CFDs, swaps and forwards;
  • High level of numerical ability, attention to detail and excellent communication skills;
  • Ability to maintain strong relationships with counterparties and stakeholders such as fund managers, analysts, brokers and custodians.
  • Strong excel skills
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg AIMS and IRESS would be a significant advantage

To be successful in this process, you will need to demonstrate your experience, and ability to work as part of a small team in a fluid and changing environment.  We are looking for someone who can add value to our business, but who also sees the opportunity to grow their own skills in a genuinely dynamic environment.

In the event that we receive a significant number of applications, we may only contact you if your application is successful.