Hedge Fund Head of Operations

Location: Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH237033_1581666850

A global Buyside trading firm is looking for an Operations Manager to work in the trading desk, building tools and trading strategies.

Main responsibilities:

The individual will be responsible for portfolio analytics involving calculation of various portfolio performance measures such as P&L, Asset Valuations and Risk. We directly interact with Portfolio managers & Senior Management helping them to manage firms trading book balances & optimise the cost of trading. In every task, Middle office is keenly process and automation-oriented as we seek to provide industry-leading capabilities and portfolio analytics. The successful candidate must have the following:

  • Possess a bachelor's degree in an Engineering or Finance related field from a top school
  • At least 10-15 years of experience in Middle Office, Product control, Valuations, Treasury or Portfolio analytics with another investment house or Bank
  • Strong experience supporting diverse asset classes e.g. Stocks, Fixed Income, FX, and Derivatives
  • Candidates with experience in FX/Futures valuation/trade life cycle preferred
  • Able to program in scripting languages such as Python, and/or Linux shell
  • Good data analysis skills using SQL, Python, Excel, and/or BI tools like Tableau
  • Strong analytical & debugging skills to uncover new insights from firm's historical trade data. Experience applying Machine learning algorithms to financial data is a plus.
  • Be self-motivated and take initiative with minimal direction
  • Possess excellent written and oral communication skills

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click APPLY NOW or send CV directly to Shereen.tan@ambition.com.sg

Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Business License Number: 200611680D. EA Registration Number: R1107874