Trade Support Specialist- contract

13 Nov 2013
11 Dec 2013
Citifocus Ltd
Full Time
Prestigious Investment Management Company seeks an experienced Trade Support Specialist to take responsibility for the timely and accurate processing and/or settlement of security trades and, where appropriate, cash transactions. These must be completed in accordance within SLAs, established policies and procedures and all exceptions accurately recorded, investigated, monitored and escalated where necessary.
The position is the primary contact for trade support and settlement services within Middle Office Client Service Delivery for specific clients. The incumbent will assist the Team Lead with the mentoring and training of new hires and participate in projects individually or in a team environment.
The Senior Trade Support Specialist will be required to effectively interface with various global institutions within the financial services industry. The incumbent will interface with, where applicable, Custodian Banks, Brokers, Asset Managers and Securities Lending Agents. They will be required to effectively work with various internal functional teams - located in the Americas, EMEA and APAC, as applicable.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a given, along strong computer skills in Word and Excel. The ability to work under pressure, maintain an excellent attention to detail and work within tight deadlines is also required.