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Equity Trade Support, Senior Associate

Advertiser: Macquarie Group3.3 out of 53.3 overall rating (163 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
3 Dec 2019
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Banking & Financial Services, Corporate Finance & Investment Banking

Equity Trade Support, Senior Associate

Do you thrive to build a financial services career with the Operations department, honing skills that provide long term development? We have an entry-level opportunity for a driven and thoughtful individual to join our dynamic Equities Middle Office team as an Equity Trading Senior Associate and make a difference.

The Equities Middle Office team sit within the Market Operations Division and primarily support the Equity Derivatives Trading and Equity Finance businesses at Macquarie. We are the interface between deal origination and post trade control.  Working closely with a number of divisions within Macquarie, the primary focus is one of deal integrity and post trade controls.

In this entry-level role you will be assessing and managing risk from the daily activity of the Equities Derivative Trading desk and be responsible for booking, verification and control monitoring of exception trade flow. The role will see you liaising with our Settlements teams regarding failing trades and matching issues as well as compiling MIS and reporting to senior management. You will be driving the internal objective principals of Automate-Simplify-Innovate and will have input to improve operational robustness and risk reduction. You will also be expected to challenge existing processes using an innovative mindset to question what is considered as normal.

This role will suit a recent graduate who can think laterally and work through complex problems in a fast-paced environment. It would be highly advantageous if you have gained some relevant work or internship experience in a function within the finance industry, so that you will be aware of the key role that Operations plays in the risk and control environment of a bank. You are someone who can find comfort within change as our landscape, driven by commercial and regulatory pressures, is in a near-constant state of evolution. The role will see you engaging with a variety of stakeholders and your ability to relay complex messages in a clear and concise manner is a must. You will demonstrate your ability to prioritise and complete tasks in the context of conflicting deadlines and changing priorities maintaining your confident and positive attitude at the same time. Strong Excel skills will be advantageous.

If you are an analytical thinker who can see a bigger picture in what they do, then please apply now.

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Market Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. The Corporate Operations Group’s purpose is to power the entrepreneurial enterprise.

Find out more about Macquarie careers at www.macquarie.com/careers 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We facilitate a range of flexible working arrangements within our teams. Talk to us about what flexibility may be available.

Do you thrive to build a financial services career with the Operations department, honing skills that provide long term development? We have an entry-level opportunity for a driven and thoughtful individual to join our dynamic Equities Middle Office team as an Equity Trading Senior Associate and make a difference.

The Equities Middle Office team sit within the Market Operations Division and primarily support the Equity Derivatives Trading and Equity Finance businesses at Macquarie. We are the interface between deal origination and post trade control.  Working closely with a number of divisions within Macquarie, the primary focus is one of deal integrity and post trade controls.

In this entry-level role you will be assessing and managing risk from the daily activity of the Equities Derivative Trading desk and be responsible for booking, verification and control monitoring of exception trade flow. The role will see you liaising with our Settlements teams regarding failing trades and matching issues as well as compiling MIS and reporting to senior management. You will be driving the internal objective principals of Automate-Simplify-Innovate and will have input to improve operational robustness and risk reduction. You will also be expected to challenge existing processes using an innovative mindset to question what is considered as normal.

This role will suit a recent graduate who can think laterally and work through complex problems in a fast-paced environment. It would be highly advantageous if you have gained some relevant work or internship experience in a function within the finance industry, so that you will be aware of the key role that Operations plays in the risk and control environment of a bank. You are someone who can find comfort within change as our landscape, driven by commercial and regulatory pressures, is in a near-constant state of evolution. The role will see you engaging with a variety of stakeholders and your ability to relay complex messages in a clear and concise manner is a must. You will demonstrate your ability to prioritise and complete tasks in the context of conflicting deadlines and changing priorities maintaining your confident and positive attitude at the same time. Strong Excel skills will be advantageous.

If you are an analytical thinker who can see a bigger picture in what they do, then please apply now.

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Market Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. The Corporate Operations Group’s purpose is to power the entrepreneurial enterprise.

Find out more about Macquarie careers at www.macquarie.com/careers 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We facilitate a range of flexible working arrangements within our teams. Talk to us about what flexibility may be available.

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