Middle Office Senior Analyst

THE JOB

Middle Office consists of 13 people, 10 employees in headquarter and 3 employees in Singapore. Middle Office is responsible for being a facilitator between the Front Office and the Back Office. The team is involved in onboarding of new financial products and services, supporting trading and sales functions on escalations, and providing the segregation of duties for Saxo´s operational functions. The team is the essence of Saxo Bank; Joining Middle Office is a chance to be part of a growing, dynamic and ambitious team working with projects, new initiatives on the full Saxo product offerings and also a key stakeholder in introducing new products. Middle Office being a central part of the organisation will offer the possibility to interact with a large range of stakeholders from internal functions to large external financial institutions.

 

YOUR ROLE

We are looking for a goal oriented Senior Analyst to assist in providing world class deliveries. We are looking for someone with a curious mind for solving complex queries from the Front side of the business, improving procedures in general and run with high risk activities.

Among others you will be responsible for:

  • Point of escalation for Markets, Sales and Client Services, providing SME knowledge to ensure issues are resolved detail and efficiency.
  • Support for Business to implement and coordinate new initiatives in relation to derivatives products, collateral and cash management as well as large multi assets portfolio migrations, to successfully execute on the strategy.
  • Assessing the risk of tasks and knowledge in prioritizing and escalating accordingly.
  • Effective/regular communication with stakeholders to improve scalability and control frameworking post trade and client management and share these with the team so they become best practice.
  • Taking responsibility of owned tasks and ad-hoc admin duties given by the Team Lead and Head of Middle Office.

 

You will be based in Saxo Bank headquarter in Hellerup, Denmark in one of the most iconic buildings in Denmark and work on daily basis with a team of professionals located in Copenhagen and Singapore. You will refer to the Head of Middle Office and the team lead.

 

YOUR PROFILE

We are looking for individuals with a keen interest in financial markets with master’s degree within finance. As a person you come across as very organized and able to multi-task. Strong verbal and written communication skills in English are a must as you will engage with our global organization daily.

Further to this we are looking for a candidate with the following qualifications:

  • Good understanding of financial products (FX, Equities, Bonds, CFDs, Cash and Derivatives) offered by Saxo preferred
  • Up-to-date knowledge of financial markets
  • Interest in interaction between different functions and cultures
  • Knowledge on financial indicators and calculation
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills and a curious and enthusiastic attitude
  • Independent, accurate and reliable work ethics
  • Well organized and structured personality with an eye for details without losing sight of the overall picture
  • Dedicated, hard-working and service minded
  • Enjoy working in an international and fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of MS Excel, VBA and/or SQL
  • Fluent in English both written and oral.

 

WE OFFER

First and foremost, we offer more than just a job; being an employee in Saxo is an opportunity to invest in your future. In addition, you get:

  • A chance to join a truly growth-embracing culture, which will commit to helping you develop personally and professionally.
  • An opportunity to work as part of a dynamic and ambitious team in an informal and pleasant working environment where you can approach different hierarchy levels.
  • A competitive salary plus benefits package.
Expected Start Date:
As soon as possible
Location:
Copenhagen
Job type:
Permanent
Working hours:
Full-time
Working days:
Day
Contact person:
Sebastien Michel
Tel: +45 39774121
Company homepage:
http://www.saxobank.com