Settlements Clerk

  • £25000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Tradition
  • 12 Dec 18

Tradition is the interdealer broking arm of Compagnie Financière Tradition and one of the world's largest interdealer brokers in over-the-counter financial and commodity related products. CFT is represented in over 28 countries, employing over 2,500 people.

Tradition is currently seeking to appoint a Settlements Clerk to be based within the London office.

Main responsibilities within the Settlements Clerk position include:

  • Euroclear Settlement cycles
  • Euroclear Urgent, Unmatched and Other
  • Full monitoring and responsibility for given markets
  • Timely settlement of transactions
  • Recognise potential trade failures
  • Record funding cost should failure occur
  • Monitor trades through to final settlement
  • Assist in transaction processing

Key skills, experience and competencies required to be successful in this role:

  • Previous experience in similar role
  • Excellent knowledge of Euroclear processing
  • International Market experience
  • Euclid PC experience
  • Knowledge of settlements within an Inter-Dealer Broker preferable
  • Knowledge of senior Pan-European domestic markets advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
  • Excellent prioritisation and problem solving skills
  • Good Awareness of Funding situations
  • Team player
  • Confident
  • Self-Motivated - Prioritising & Organising daily schedule
  • Approachable to all staff levels in the business
  • Problem Solving
  • Initiative
  • Logical
  • Discretion / Confidentiality / Trustworthy
  • Accuracy
  • Efficiency
  • Works well under pressure