Within our Commodities and Financial Markets Group ("CFM") we have a vast range of business teams. Services include financing, financial hedging, physical execution and access to market pricing for clients exposed to commodities and financial markets. Markets covered include Energy; Metals, Mining and Agriculture; Fixed Income and Currencies; Credit; and Futures. This role is positioned within our Futures Clearing Operations team whose focus as you will know is on Trade Management, Expiry Management, managing Client allocations as well as performing global Exchange and Broker reconciliations.
In thinking about making an application, below is a list of activities you will be involved in on a daily basis. Broadly these will be:
monitoring all trades booked to a mixture of accounts and ensuring any issues are escalated to your manager;
conducting post trade allocations, monitoring of position limits, position transfers as well as trade amendment;
submitting regulatory reports;
ensuring procedures are up-to-date and reviewed on a periodic basis;
providing a high level of support and service to internal clients;
managing risk issues within the responsibilities of your role - making sure controls are strictly enforced in a timely way;
reconciling our Cash positions and trades as well as trade position transfers;
considering how our work can be done more efficiently, thereby saving time, costs and service levels; and
participating in projects.
For these types of roles, please be aware that varying start and finish times occur; sometimes you will need to rotate hours with your colleagues. Working on Public Holidays will also be required to capture global market activities.
To be considered, please read carefully from our list below of what is required. You will need to:
submit a covering letter and concise resume as one document. You can do this by simply inserting an additional page into the front or back of your resume. Please note, applications without covering letters will not be considered.
possess relevant work experience in a similar position and capacity
understand the importance of working in a detailed and accurate manner and also the benefit of being planned and organised;
be flexible and adaptable and able to build good working relationships with your colleagues and stakeholders; and
understand that working in these types of environments can be busy with work needing to be done in a timely way.
Commodities and Financial Markets (CFM) provides clients with risk and capital solutions across physical and financial markets.
CFM's global reach includes 24-hour market coverage with staff located in more than 20 offices across the Americas, Europe and the Middle East, Asia and Australia.
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Advertised: 09 Feb 2017 AUS Eastern Daylight Time Applications close: