Platform Management

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Banking

  • Job type:

    Contract / Interim

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Global Sourcing Centre (GSC)

  • Contact email:

    Nosipho.Zondi@resourcesolutions.com

  • Job ref:

    PLM123_1575469293

  • Published:

    2 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    03/01/2020

  • Client:

    Resource Solutions

  • Work preference:

    Flexible

  • Days per week:

    1

Platform Management

Initial 6 months

London

Department Profile:

The Institutional Equity Division (IED) is a global leader in the origination, distribution and trading of equity, equity-linked and equity-derivative securities. The Firm's equity Sales & Trading operations provide liquidity, distribute content, and create product solutions to help our clients generate alpha. The Equity Financing Products department acts as a strategic partner to more than 800 top hedge fund managers: executing and clearing trades across asset classes, time zones, and currencies; providing financing and expertise to help manage risk and benefit from technology; and consults to help launch new funds and connect with them potential investors.

Team Profile:

Primary Responsibilities:

Product Support

- Support of the data management process, including liaising with third party vendors

- Assisting with project work relating to legal processes of the platform

- Management of rebate calculation process for distributors, alongside internal teams

- Assisting on preparation for high level internal meetings

- Overseeing trade flow process (subscription and redemptions)

- Providing a high level of support to the Platform Management Team

New Business

- Management of the internal Fund information

- Assisting in project managing new business integration, including:

- Liaising with external and internal lawyers

- Managing the client timeline to ensure a timely and successful launch

- Providing support to the Platform Management Team

Skills Required:

- Knowledge of Funds, Fund structures fund management companies and alternative Investments required. Knowledge of UCITS regulation would be beneficial
- Exposure to equity strategies would be beneficial
- You are a high-caliber graduate with a degree from a top institution (finance or economics degree preferred, but not required).
- You are committed to excellence in your work and maintain high professional and ethical standards.
- You have a strong knowledge of Excel (including pivot tables, basic macros), Word and efficient use of PowerPoint to create compelling presentations
- You are analytical, quantitative, insightful, adaptable, detail oriented, a quick learner, enjoy problem solving, a team player, a multi-tasker and possess a strong work ethic and a positive attitude.