Job Description* Trade support is responsible for tracking the trade flow and making sure that there is an element of risk management and control.
This team identifies errors and raises them to the desk. Verify accuracy of risk and P&L required for trading. Oversee end to end reconciliations of firm positions and trade bookings.
Partner with other FO / MO and BO teams globally to resolve issues. Active participation in new business initiatives and large scale system transformation and migrations projects.
Responsibilities The incumbent in this role will act as Trade Control Specialist (Team Leader) in India in Gurugram for APAC Rates.
The candidate needs to have a strong understanding of the Trade Life cycle with adequate experience in Trade and Product Control processes Strong Products knowledge of Rates Ensuring timely delivery of MO / FO critical reports to various stake holders Should possess a Risk mind set and analytical ability Needs to identify and question process inherent gaps and partner in solutioning COMPETENCIES Business Results Anticipates risks and obstacles and devises plans to manage them Pursues aggressive goals and continuously raises performance expectations to achieve excellence Appreciates the cost impact of actions and is commercial in decision making Promotes continuous learning and development Personal Effectiveness Takes personal ownership for delivering superior services to clients Makes tough decisions when they are needed and acts quickly in getting things done Demonstrates the courage to express or defend unpopular decisions Maintains a constructive, positive outlook even when plans are thwarted Planning and Organization Manages own time well, agreeing priorities.
Multi-tasks effectively, work well under pressure and meets tight and changing deadlines. Organizes and runs effective meetings and workshops Communication Skills Communicates clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing, at all levels within the organization Requirements* Education* Post Graduate - Ideally Chartered Accountant or MBA Finance Experience Range* Overall experience of 5 years with 2 years experience in Trade Support function within an Investment Banking or Buy Side environment.
Mandatory skills* Strong communication & negotiation skills across all levels of seniority including especially with the Trading desk Ability to work autonomously and deliver results in a high pressured environment Logical approach to problem solving and ability to priorities multiple tasks Proven analytical skills including data reconciliation and interpretation Strong attention to detail and accuracy with an ability to notice minor discrepancies / issues Ability to identify and deliver process improvements Relationship management skills Stakeholder management Structured and logical thinker Strong assertiveness, listening, influencing and diplomacy skills.