Operations Team Leader

  • £60,000 - £70,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Our client is well regarded west end based asset management house where a position has arisen for a trade support / operations team leader role.

This is a challenging and very visible role where you will be tasked with leading an established team and where you can impart on this team your experience and knowledge and develop their skills to the bext level.


Primary responsibilities/essential functions of this role include:

Performs and/or monitors functions necessary to support the confirmation, processing and settlement of Equity Fixed Income and Derivative Trades

Reviews, approves, and may prepare, daily production work and supporting documentation, with all levels of complexity in a deadline driven and high volume environment.

Work reviewed may include: daily reports, spreadsheets, proposals, system input and analytical reports.

Researches and analyzes complex issues and recommends solutions; identifies the root cause of issues to determine potential controls or process improvements.

Identifies and assesses business risk (i.e., lapsing critical deadlines, trade confirmation discrepancies, internal record inaccuracy, control breaks, financial exposure) and determines internal and external impacts; prepares recommendations, develops and executes solutions to address issues, and communicates updates as appropriate.

Provides leadership/direction to the team.Serves as technical resource to team to resolve issues, encouraging creative solutions; models appropriate communication, decision making and interaction skills.

Assigns responsibilities for tasks and decisions, establishes clear objectives and measures, and monitors process/progress/results.

Performs quality checks and verifies the accuracy of work prepared by self and other associates.