The successful candidate will play a key part in maintaining the smooth running of the day-to-day operations and working closely with other functions and understanding products that have upstream and downstream linkages for the flagship CDS product.
On the technical aspect, the candidate will use advanced Excel, VBA and SQL skills translating operational requirements into technical solutions and tools.
Duties & accountabilities
Operational maintenance of Credit products as detailed by Credit ops management team.
Delivery of set targets with desired quality parameters.
Identify data quality improvement projects.
Identification of opportunities to enhance operational efficiency
Client (internal and external) support for data.
Assist in data analysis and compiling regular metrics of operational activity including data quality statistics
Root Cause analysis on client issues and data quality gap to be constantly identified to incorporate improvements
Graduate degree Post Graduate or equivalent in ideally Finance, Economics, Business.
4-5 years experience in similar industry
Ideally an understanding of financial markets or alternatively demonstrates a strong interest in the mechanics of financial markets.
Understanding of the Bond CDS markets is preferred
Strong Microsoft Excel and SQL
Working knowledge of Visual Basic in Excel is an added advantage
Very good eye for detail and a careful and methodical approach to work
Good problem solver
Reliable can be relied on to undertake defined duties on a consistent basis and to agreed deadlines
Good time-manager can balance immediate day to day deadlines with longer term work
Must demonstrate superior communication skills and is expected to interact professionally across business units within the company.
Being a team player is a vital aspect of the position, and it is expected that the candidate will work well individually, as well as in a global team environment.