EMEA Prime Finance Equities Product Control

Last updated 42 minutes ago
Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

Business Description

The EMEA Equities Prime Finance comprises of market making in equity Futures/Forwards and ETFs, delivering equity performance to clients through swaps as well as offering flexible financing to clients in either physical form or through synthetic products. And with its ability to borrow and lend securities (stock loan) also allows clients to create short exposure. A further role of the Prime Finance business is to provide the wider Equities businesses with both short term and long term secured funding.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Production, preparation and reporting of the daily P&L and Risk
  • Understand, produce and explain daily P&L into constituent risk components; investigating any issues as needed
  • Review with FO to obtain sign-off and for any ad hoc requests and queries. First point of contact for FO.
  • Additional liaison with other middle office areas, back office, VCG and technology development groups and point of contact for downstream issues
  • Liaison with accounting control group to help investigate any issues around daily monitoring and review of the general ledger to reported P&L and month-end reporting and substantiation
  • Manage projects and initiatives related to all of the above as well as larger cross-business programmes
  • Be an active part of the team, coming up with ideas and suggestions for improvements etc.

Essential Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree; finance, accounting, statistics, or economics is a plus
  • Relevant work experience preferred
  • Derivatives or Securities experience including clear understanding of Greeks analysis. Equity Derivatives experience preferable
  • Strong interpersonal/communication skills – ability to relay information in a concise and understanding manner
  • Professional attitude, strong team player and personable / approachable manner
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work effectively to tight deadlines
  • Analytical and logical manner; good at problem solving and devising solutions
  • Previous P&L or risk within a derivatives or fixed income securities environment preferable
  • Proven track record of delivering high quality results within tight deadlines; ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and process re-engineering skills
  • Investigative mind-set, able to see issues at both a high level and in detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, experience with creating documentation
  • Energetic self-starter who takes ownership
  • Strong team player, comfortable working with all levels of the organization
  • Strong technical skills in using Excel and PowerPoint
  • Interest and ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

Advantageous:

  • Accounting / Control experience- a professional accounting qualification, e.g. ACA, CIMA
  • CFA charter holder