Middle Office Operations Analyst

The Role 

We are seeking a highly analytical, detail oriented professional to join the team as a Middle Office Operations Analyst at Schonfeld in our Hong Kong office. You will be working with an experienced Operations team to implement best in class operational policies and procedures. You will have a keen attention to detail, a data integrity mindset and be someone who thrives off learning new skills and challenging yourself. You will be a natural team player who can use their strong interpersonal skills to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication.

                                                                                                                                                                

What you’ll do 

The individual will work very closely with other middle office team members to assist with day to day operational duties. 

Some of the key responsibilities are:

  • Process of trade allocations and bookings as required
  • Trade confirmations of various asset types and daily liaison with executing brokers
  • Static data management
  • Ensure trade flow is accurately processed across all systems
  • Work closely with trading desk, PMs, technology and risk teams
  • T0 trade matching using Traiana and Markitwire
  • T0 recs and ad-hoc requests of various asset classes
  • Support data accuracy to trading desk and PMs, through various reporting tools (P&L, NAVs, positions etc.)
  • Support with daily FX exposure and swap reset queries

 

What you’ll bring

What you need:

  • Commercial experience working in Operations at a hedge fund; buy-side experience preferred.
  • Product knowledge of equities, swaps, futures, options, FX, OTC
  • The ability to carry multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment with strong attention to detail
  • Positive mindset and ability to work effectively in a global team
  • Strong ownership and drive for process improvements
  • Experience working with major PBs, FAs and executing brokers
  • Committed, able to work under pressure and great team player
  • Support business growth and partake in various projects
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong technical skills and ability to learn new systems rapidly
  • Degree in Finance, Business Administration or related degree

 

We’d love if you had:

  • Experience working in a multi strategy, multi PM fund structure
  • System knowledge of Portware, Enfusion, Geneva, Markitwire, Traiana
  • Knowledge of OTC Derivatives

 

Our Culture

The firm’s ethos is embedded in our people. ‘Talent is our strategy’ is our mantra and drives how we approach all initiatives at the firm. We believe our success is because of our people, so putting our talent above all else is our top priority.

 

Schonfeld strives to create an environment where our people can thrive. We foster a teamwork-oriented, collaborative environment where ideas at any level are encouraged and shared. The development and advancement of our talent is honed through interactions with each other, learning & educational offerings, and through opportunities to make impactful contributions.

At Schonfeld, we strive to cultivate a sense of belonging throughout all of our employees with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at the forefront of this mission. As a firm we are committed to creating a hiring process which is not only fair, but also welcoming and supportive. On a daily basis, our employees welcome diversity across identity, thought, people and views which serves as the foundation of our culture and success. You can learn more about our DEI initiatives here - Belonging @ Schonfeld.

 

Who we are

Schonfeld Strategic Advisors is a multi-manager platform that invests its capital with Internal and Partner portfolio managers, primarily on an exclusive or semi-exclusive basis, across four trading strategies; quantitative, fundamental equity, tactical trading and discretionary macro & fixed income. We have created a unique structure to provide global portfolio managers with autonomy, flexibility and support to best enable them to maximize the value of their businesses.

 

Over the last 30 years, Schonfeld has successfully capitalized on inefficiencies and opportunities within the markets. We have developed and invested heavily in proprietary technology, infrastructure and risk analytics and continue to capitalize on new opportunities. In 2021 we launched our newest strategy, discretionary macro & fixed income as part of the continual growth of Schonfeld’s investible universe. Our portfolio exposure has expanded across the Americas, Europe and Asia as well as multiple asset classes and products.

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