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Investment Operations Posted Feb 17
La Fosse Associates Limited , Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
 
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A transformational Investment Fund Management firm, founded by a world renowned investor requires an Investment Operations Lead to help drive technical innovation and ensure efficiency of the investment operations function.

The Investments Operations function are closely aligned to, but independent of the Investment Management Team. The post holder will sustain a vital role in ensuring the day to day investments operations function runs smoothly, supporting the corporate goals and objectives of the firm.

Key Responsibilities:

Cash management, stock, position and Open Oder reconciliations, supporting post trade processes including matching and settlement mismatches

Process corporate actions and Proxy voting elections

Review, and daily kick out reports, daily income forecasting

Order Management Trade entry

Supporting IPO and placement operational process

Data management support for operational, including security and portfolio data

Contribute and collaborate on Investment, trading and Operations projects

Must be able to work 5 days a week, with flexibility to opening and closing of geographically disparate and differing trading times. Ensuring that transactions are seen through to completion.

Essentials skills and knowledge:

Circa 5 years Investment management experience with a background of smaller asset management/investment management firms or hedge fund type businesses.

Knowledge of various securities types focussing on equities.

Ability to work and learn in an agile digital environment

Experience working with 3rd party outsource providers, experience working for a buy-side investment organisation with broad understanding of other functional areas

Full trade life cycle understanding

Trade Order Management System experience (Bloomberg AIM preferred) and other technology systems that support dealing and investment operations process

Ability to work to tight deadlines

IMC or equivalent qualification preferred. This role reports into the Head of Technology and Investment Operations.

This is a significant career opportunity for an individual with a mind-set for continuous improvement, in a thriving and intelligent firm doing good business.

To apply please email your CV to: (see below)

Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 6 months

Pay: 300 to 400 GBP (British Pound)
Pay Period: Daily

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