Associate- Credit Middle Office

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Selene Ma
Email email Selene
Reference AXBR-872460_1657093643

Our client, an esteemed Investment Bank, is looking for an Associate to support Credit Middle Office team.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with trading desks on operational and settlement related matters while maintaining the second line of defense as a core control function.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of front to back trade flows as well as Risk and P&L.
  • Production of daily end-of-day flash P&L and associated market data integrity verification.
  • Investigation and resolution of position and trade exceptions through daily reconciliations.
  • Execution and management of lifecycle events for credit products.
  • Working closely with IT to implement middle office initiatives and system roll-outs. This includes assisting management with requirement gathering, analysis and user acceptance testing.
  • Actively contribute in new business or process change initiatives through collaboration with other departments.
  • Ensuring best practices are followed while mitigating operational, reputational and financial risk to the firm.
  • Drive automation and digitalization initiatives to improve productivity and enhance controls

Requirements:

  • University graduated in Finance, Business Administration or relevant disciplines
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in middle office/ trade support from international bank environment
  • Strong knowledge in Bonds, Structured Products and/or Credit Default Swap
  • A self-motivated person with a strong attention to detail and Control mind-set.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines while demonstrating a strong sense of ownership and commitment to delivery
  • Possesses strong analytical and problem solving skills, and ability to adapt to dynamic situations
  • Understanding/Hands on knowledge of Digital tools such as Alteryx, Power BI, VBA etc is added advantage.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Chinese