Trading and Platform Oversight Analyst

Trading Platform Oversight Analyst.

Are you a naturally inquisitive individual with a desire to learn? Would you like to join a high-performance team working with one of the world's leading quant hedge funds? Do you enjoy challenging work that will stretch you with lots of training & development on the latest algo trading tech that can provide new experience and skills?

Do you relish the idea of living in the beautiful Channel Islands with access to the sea & sandy beaches?

And no commute?

You will be working in wonderful Guernsey where you'll benefit from a great work-life balance (easy access to the mainland if chilled weekends on the coast get too much!), with a company that develops its staff and you can develop and enhance your skills. They provide a fabulous work environment and accommodation.

This is a varied role, no one day is the same, your key responsibilities will be the management of broker costs/performance by analysing and monitoring all drivers of broker costs (comms, financing, rebates, borrow, axe, internalisation, etc.) and negotiating comms/financing/etc. rates with Prime/Execution Brokers. You will also be authorised to conduct discretionary trading and take investment decisions.

Working with a vast amount of data (markets and information), you will be deciding on flow allocation, ensuring optimal allocation and monitoring trends in broker market share, evaluating Exchange liquidity providing schemes, building and maintaining exchange cost models, plus research evaluating existing/new broker offerings & negotiating improved products, solutions.

On the Trading side, you will be involved with Treasury Management utilising firm-wide currency balances for yield enhancement and trading FX swaps, Fixed Income instruments. You will have the day to day management of a sizeable book ($XBln) and conduct ECM trading (execute primary & secondary block trades).

You will have skills and experience from working in a trading firm, with a good understanding of broker costs and a genuine interest in expanding your knowledge in the field. You will have basic Treasury Management knowledge (bonds, FX swaps); trading experience an added bonus. Experience in Tableau/Python/SQL skills are highly desirable.

In return, the client offers a competitive salary, c £75,000 - £90,000 + pa, plus a discretionary annual bonus. There is a 20% tax break in place and accommodation in shared private housing is also paid for as part of the package along with, pension, comprehensive Health Care Insurance, including Dental coverage, life assurance & Income Protection, subsidised gym membership and regular company and team events.

If you want to work for one of the most sophisticated firms out then call Simon Dunscombe on 01566 776 888 or email your CV to

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Posted
05/01/2022
Location
South West England, England, UK