Assistant Manager/Manager, Middle Office (Contract/Perm) Assistant Manager/Manager, Middle Office  …

Lion Global Investors Ltd
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 14 Sep 21
Competitive
Lion Global Investors Ltd
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 14 Sep 21
Competitive
The Middle Office team sits within the Operations Department. The team supports the front and back office on all operational matters relating to new product / fund launch initiatives and set up new markets and open new accounts with brokers/ counterparties for existing funds. This team also undertakes project manager role in change management projects approved by the management.

Job Responsibilities:

Account Services (new & existing accounts)

  • Set up new cash accounts, custody markets, and trading accounts requested by front office and ensure proper closure on termination of funds/portfolios
  • Perform due diligence and periodic review of brokers/counterparties/service providers as required
  • Liaise with legal, compliance, and front office on the documentation required for account opening and works closely with custodians, counterparties and brokers to furnish required on-boarding documentation
  • Addresses queries and facilitate requests from brokers/counterparties on KYC, SSI and authorised signatories lists matters

Ad-hoc Projects

  • Primary contact between front and back office on all operational matters relating to new businesses
  • Advise business development team on operational processes, constraints, costs and other potential implications associated with the new product/fund/segregated account
  • Support investment division by facilitating projects and requirements between front and back office
  • Deliver projects within allocation time, resource targets and budget while satisfying the defined scope and quality
  • Leverage on resources from different functions to support projects
  • Facilitate effective and constant communication with all project stakeholders
  • Lead regular conference calls and maintain project plan updates
  • Ensure all operational activities are well coordinated and all required service providers are engaged to support the initiation of a new business on a timely basis
  • Coordinate responses on funds’ document reviews, RFPs and tenders for the division

Job Requirements:

  • Degree holder with at least 3 years of working experience in a similar role
  • Good understanding of investment instruments including derivatives
  • Good analytical skills with a process improvement mindset
  • Able to provide solutions and deliver results under pressure
  • Meticulous individual with strong follow up and multi-task skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

For the contract role, please note that the selected candidate will be given a 6 month - 1 year contract at first instance, with the opportunity to convert to Perm.

Please be informed that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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