Middle Office Analysts

  • £200 - £250 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Temporary, Full time
  • Walker Hamill
  • 01 Dec 17 2017-12-01

Walker Hamill are experiencing a high demand for strong Middle Office candidates interested in contracting positions. We are looking for candidates with an excellent academic background and experience within Investment Banks across the following areas - Trade Support, Settlements and Clearing/Confirmations.

  • Resolve issues/disputes with counterparts & brokers.
  • Partner with other teams to resolve trade life-cycle issues.
  • Partner with IT and Sales/Trading on systems enhancements and development.
  • Investigate process failures.
  • Be responsible for risk management and efficiency.
  • Analyse and resolve exceptions, evaluate and escalate risk items to management and Business partners.
  • Make suggestions for the improvement of EMEA Trade efficiency and controls. 

Skills

  • Degree educated with strong academics.
  • Previous relevant experience within Investment Banking.
  • Shows initiative in developing own understanding & expertise.
  • Quickly grasps new technical and business knowledge.
  • Balances efficiency and accuracy in order to maintain high output whilst avoiding mistakes.
  • Picks up or anticipates problems through careful analysis & attention to detail.
  • Demonstrates skill in prioritization & organization when faced with multiple tasks & requirements in a high pressure environment.
  • Contributes to the effectiveness of the team by working closely with colleagues by sharing information, skills, and responsibilities.
  • Takes actions to ensure that controls are in place & procedures are followed.