Fundamental Equities Middle Office Senior Associate
Posted on 2/27/2023

201-500 employees

Proprietary trading firm
Company Overview
Schonfeld's mission statement is to help clients work toward financial independence through planning.
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • A bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Administration, or related degree
  • Approximately 7-10 years' experience in Operations; buy-side experience at a hedge fund with direct exposure to traders/PMs in a Middle Office/Trading Assistant role required
  • Extensive experience with global equities and equity-linked instruments, such as equity swaps and options
  • Strong understanding of non-trade activity, including crosses, conversions, transfers, and corporate actions
  • Expert fundamental knowledge of the full life cycle of a trade, from trade capture to allocations, reporting, settlements, PnL, and financing implications
  • Hands on involvement supporting EMS, PMS, and T-0 matching platforms, and various messaging protocols such as FIX. Enfusion experience would be a plus
  • Capable of setting priorities and carrying multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment with strong attention to detail and the ability to adapt in a global setting
  • Strong sense of accountability and ownership, with a track record of delivering results and contributing to strategic initiatives
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, verbal and written, with an aptitude towards client service
  • Enjoys working with people as part of a global team, who challenge you and make you better at what you do
  • Advanced Excel skills - vlookups, pivots, etc
  • Experience with Futures, SPACs, PIPEs, IPOs/Secondaries, and working with Transfer Agents
  • Prior hands on experience working with Separately Managed Accounts / External Investment Advisors
  • Experience with Macros/VBA preferred. Python/SQL, and AGILE familiarity a plus