Junior Operations Analyst
Are you a talented and ambitious individual looking for a promising career opportunity in Asset Management and Hedge Fund operations? Altana Wealth wants you to play a key role in their dynamic, entrepreneurial, and supportive environment.
About Altana Wealth
Altana Wealth is an award-winning Asset Management Company based in London with an affiliate company in Monaco. With backing from partners' investments, Altana Wealth offers a wide range of product types and manages assets for professional clients and eligible counterparties. The company is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK.
Join Our High-Performing Team
At Altana Wealth, our team is comprised of exceptional individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures. We share a common commitment to high performance and generating distinguished sources of alpha. We constantly seek innovative solutions to differentiate ourselves from competitors, with a strong focus on transparency and aligning our investors with every strategy. We value passion, commitment, and reward outstanding performance.
As a Junior Operations Analyst at Altana Wealth, you will report to the Head of Operations and play a crucial role in the day-to-day trade operations. This role involves managing various operational processes across client accounts, including trade booking, settlement, reconciliations, PnL calculations, and fee monitoring.
Your responsibilities in this role will include:
- Joint responsibility for enhancing business profitability through operational improvements, including streamlining processes and establishing best execution guidelines.
- Providing real-time trade support to Investment Directors, Portfolio Managers, and Traders.
- Managing day-to-day issues and acting as the point of contact for Trading, Investment Management, Sales, and other functions.
- Maintaining and optimizing the company's operations infrastructure and implementing robust processes and controls.
- Trade booking and processing, including maintaining accurate data within the middle office system.
- Prioritizing, handling multiple tasks, and meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
- Daily P&L generation.
- Assisting the CFO with controlling monthly NAVs.
Skills and Experience
We are looking for candidates with the following qualifications and attributes:
- Preferably, experience in financial services, ideally gained in an asset management, wealth management, hedge fund, or investment banking environment. We also encourage ambitious graduates with a keen interest in finance, economics, and problem-solving to apply.
- Understanding of the operational aspects of asset/money movement and trading attributes of different investment products.
- Good knowledge of the full trade lifecycle.
- Exposure to multiple asset classes, particularly in Derivatives, CDS, Fixed Income, FX, and CFDs, is highly beneficial.
- A genuine passion for operations, finance, and technology, with excellent attention to detail and follow-through skills.
- Knowledge of trading systems, especially Bloomberg, Market Axess, etc.
- Strong numeracy and computer skills, including MS Excel, VBA, and SQL.
- A history of academic excellence.
Critical Success Factors
To excel in this role, you should:
- Exhibit the highest level of personal and professional integrity.
- Be highly motivated with an exceptional drive for success.
- Have a thirst for knowledge and strong motivation.
- Possess an open, flexible, and curious mindset that embraces change.
- Be able to work in a fast-paced environment and think clearly under pressure.
- Embrace an entrepreneurial spirit, be accountable, and make a difference.
- Have strong communication skills.
Act Now to Shape Your Career
This is your opportunity to join a dynamic and growing company, where your contributions matter. If you're ready to make your mark in Asset Management and Hedge Funds, we encourage you to apply now. The deadline for applications is March 14, 2024. Join Altana Wealth's exceptional team and embark on a rewarding career journey. Your future starts here!