Head of International Equity Middle Office

Blayney Personnel Limited
£75k - £90k pa + bonus + benefits
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Finance & Banking
Contract Type
Full Time
We are conducting a search for a premium name investment bank based in London which has a great reputation for looking after its staff, helping create a team oriented environment that is both friendly and effective.

The role is part of a management structure for the international equities group, which also comprises settlements and tax operations. The total group size is around 20 or so people with your role leading a team of 7. Product coverage is for all Equities and Futures across the market and client side of the business. The business comprises of all Electronic (DMA and Algo), Program Trading, Single Stock and ECM/IB. You would be expected to make occasional client visits, but also be heavily involved in process improvement leading cancel and correct analysis, client automation programs, CCP novation via Traiana and BATS.

The current architecture is a mixture of outsourced technology (Fidessa, Gloss) as well as some in-house systems. You would also sit on some of the steering committees and shape future development as well as decide prioritisation of work.

In order to apply you must be able to demonstrate previous experience in a similar position, allied to good CASS knowledge and how to apply thought to issues/problems to mitigate regulatory risk. You should be able to demonstrate knowledge of current and upcoming regulatory change, have great interpersonal skills, with the ability to lead and mentor a team. Also you should demonstrate the flexibility and ability required to stand in for the department head where necessary.

We are keen to talk to interested applicants as soon as possible.