Title:  Manager - Middle Office


Hyderabad, TG, IN


Team Summary

We are looking for an analytically strong Manager to join our Middle Office group.  The Middle Office group in Arcesium is responsible for transaction management, security and reference data management and asset servicing across the entire lifecycle of various financial instrument. The candidate will be responsible for driving all activities in the Middle Office space including but not limited to below, in addition to client onboarding, client management and taking on stand-alone projects.

What You'll Do

  • Accountable for work product of the team – daily transaction management and security master capture across different asset classes, reference data management and asset servicing.
  • Play key role from MO perspective in onboarding clients on Arcesium platform –Scoping, integrating with client’s OMS and establishing workflows.
  • Oversee day-to-day operations, escalation management, business-as-usual troubleshooting and setting direction and goals for individuals
  • Coordinate with investment managers, client-ops team, data vendors to resolve day-to-day exceptions, as well as develop more strategic initiatives
  • Liaise with other internal functions like pricing and trade accounting to resolve discrepancies and/or respond to internal queries
  • Assist the team and play a review role for security mapping of complex asset classes
  • Provide assistance to auditors during the audit
  • Work with technology teams as needed, by assisting in special projects, developing bespoke reports, developing specifications, product implementation and UAT

What You'll Need

  • Experience of 5- 9 years in the financial services industry and a very strong knowledge of financial products across asset classes - equities, fixed income, commodities, FX, and Credit
  • An MBA and/or CFA, preferably
  • An in-depth understanding of the various stages of the trade life-cycle
  • An understanding of data sources such as Refinitiv, Bloomberg, IDC, MarkIt, etc.
  • Experience in integration with different trade execution systems
  • Strong analytical skills, problem-solving skills, and attention to detail
  • The ability to be self-motivated and to think independently along with solid organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to be a team leader
  • Effective oral/written communications skills
  • The ability to work under pressure and take on additional operational responsibilities
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and SQ
  • Experience in VBA/Python is a big plus