Metals Operations Analyst - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Metals Operations Analyst - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH19053_1531498679
Contact Name: Charles Bodunrin
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 13, 2018 17:17

Job Description

The Role & Company

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated and hardworking Metals (LME) Operations Analyst to join a leading Investment Bank based in London. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing operational support for the business including trade confirmations, settlements and investigations.


  • Ensure day-to day operational support functions are performed accurately in accordance with the department's policies; outstanding settlements are immediately followed-up and/or escalated with the client and the Front Office in order to avoid any losses to the bank
  • Perform daily break resolution activities for positions and cash adhering to established quality control measures and procedures.
  • Report and escalate any un-confirmed or failed trades to the desk and senior management in a timely manner.
  • Prepare to gain a comprehensive understanding of the trade and settlement lifecycle by interacting with multiple Trading Desks and other global Operations teams in order to work toward the shared goal of risk mitigation

Job requirements

  • 2 years' experience in an Operations related role, preferably experience within Commodities (LME)
  • Strong knowledge of SWIFT standards and ISDA requirements for the various types of Global Metals products
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a network of contacts throughout the banking industry and act as a consultant to the different groups within the Bank such as Front Office, Credit, Finance and Technology
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Intellectual curiosity, passion for innovation and simplification and self-motivation
  • Aptitude for building relationships and ability to communicate complex issues to a wide array of business partners with differing levels of product experience

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