Job No. JO-1908-16572
Salary icon £25,000 min per annum
Location icon London
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Hedge Fund Trade Support & Front Office (Graduate Level)

Hedge Fund Trade Support & Front Office (Graduate Level)

Frazer John Recruitment is currently representing a small Mayfair based Equity Long/ Short Hedge Fund to hire a permanent Trade Support & Front Office Analyst. This is a unique and rare opportunity for someone who is generally happy to learn Operations and do this as part of a role and who has the genuine interest and ability to move to the Front Office and be exposed to related tasks. The role reports directly into the COO. 

Our client is looking for either:
  • A recent 2019, or 2018 graduate with ideally a 2:1, or 1st Class Honours in a numerate based subject such as Economics, Mathematics, Engineering etc with no experience (from a reputable university).
Or ideally:
  • A recent 2019, or 2018 graduate with ideally a 2:1, or 1st Class Honours in a numerate based subject such as Economics, Mathematics, Engineering etc (from a reputable university), with some Financial Services experience i.e.an internship, or up-to 2- years within Operations, Compliance, or Finance & Accounting etc.
The role in question will initially focus upon 80 % Trade Support and Operational and 20 % Front Office. Operations responsibilities include:
  • Equity Trade Booking/ Trade Capture
  • Providing all Operational support for the COO, Fund Management team and Analysts
  • Reconciliations
  • Valuations
  • Daily liaison with Prime Brokerage and Custodians
  • Projects/ Process improvement

The Front Office part of the role will involve, to name but a few:
  • Equity Analysis
  • Company/ Investment Due Diligence
  • Analysis of company Financial Statement, Profit and Loss Accounts, Financial Statements
  • Helping the Analyst and Fund Managers to prepare for meetings with Investors
  • Marketing materials
After a period of time, the role will even out to 50 % Operations and 50 % Front Office. Any European languages such as German, French etc would also be highly advantageous.

Salary

£25 k pa- £35 k pa, dependent upon experience, plus bonus and benefits.
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Job No. JO-1908-16572
Salary icon £25,000 min per annum
Location icon London
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