Fixed Income Middle Office
New York, NY
As Barclays Assistant Vice President (AVP) of the US Equity Middle Office you will reconcile positions, product structures/properties and trades between the Front Office Risk management systems, the Middle Office Management systems, and the settlements systems. You will investigate the breaks and resolved issues/results while communicating to the trader in a timely manner. You will also resolve queries from the Desk, Sales, Settlements, Finance, Collateral, Margin Compliance, Legal and other areas in the firm.
Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We've helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.
What will you be doing?
• You will be responsible to ensure that the daily reconciliations and control activities are completed
• Ensuring issues are escalated to the front office per the established escalation protocols
• Liaising with various teams across the Bank to ensure that all issues are resolved in a timely manner and reported back where necessary
• Working with other groups within operations, compliance, legal and finance
• Leading a team through delegation and innovation, promoting efficiencies
• Working with teams such as the Trading Desk, Sales, Settlements, Finance, Collateral, Margin Compliance, Legal
What we’re looking for:
• Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent
• 4 to 5 years Investment Banking experience
Skills that will help you in the role:
• The ability to deliver strong ethics to the role and to have a strong desire to succeed
• Innovative and enthusiastic about change
• Macros building experience is desirable
Where will you be working?
You will be working at our Americas Headquarters at 745 Seventh Avenue. This 37-story office tower is located in Times Square in the heart of Manhattan and features a cafeteria, fitness center and state-of-the-art LED signage on the facade of the building.