Broker Control Analyst

Employer
IG Group
Location
Kraków, Poland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 14, 2019
Closes
Aug 23, 2019
Ref
6308385
Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Job Description

Our Broker Control Team is responsible for comparison of IG's hedging activity and positions versus broker accounts, firm's cash balances and broker payments. As a part of a team you will be responsible for identification, investigation and resolution of discrepancies. Team actively cooperates with various global banking institutions and Dealing desks.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Daily and monthly reconciliation of IG's and hedging brokers transactions, and positions
  • Daily monitoring of cash positions held at IG's brokers
  • Liaise with Dealing desks and brokers to resolve trading discrepancies in a timely manner
  • Ensure that broker balances including daily margin payments and recalls are secured
  • Daily reporting of bank and broker balances and exposures
  • Perform work independently within scope of established guidelines and according to specific procedures
  • Manage timely investigation and resolution of all breaks including engaging with teams outside Finance as necessary
  • Maintenance of procedures and process documentation
  • Respond to any query from internal or external sources in relation to the activity
  • Identify and recommend improvements in reconciliation process and other processing areas for greater operational efficiency and risk mitigation
  • Ad hoc analysis


Requirements:
  • Over 3 years' experience within Financial Services
  • Experience in reconciliation / Middle Office preferred
  • Minimum BA degree (Business, Finance, Economics)
  • Very good knowledge of English
  • Broad and in-depth understanding of financial instruments
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to multi-task in a constantly changing environment
  • Ability to work on your own but also demonstrate individual initiative
  • Attention to details and analytical skills
  • meeting regular deadlines; taking ownership of assigned responsibilities
  • Proactive attitude in researching and resolving problems/issues
  • Ability to co-operate in team and excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivation, willingness to learn
  • CFA student preferred


We Offer:
  • Contribution to the growth of the largest global Trading Platform
  • Attractive remuneration
  • A full-time job with stable employment conditions
  • Opportunities of individual growth in multinational company
  • Excellent work location and atmosphere in working place
  • Comprehensive social benefit package as well as training and development


Number of openings
1