Senior Associate, Investment Operations, Asset Management

Hong Kong Island Permanent HK$500,000 - HK$650,000 per year
  • Join an international team
  • Regional exposure

About Our Client

Our client is an esteemed international asset manager operating as part of a reputable insurance group. They have a strong global presence and specialize in managing investment portfolios across various asset classes. Currently expanding their operations in Asia, they are seeking a Senior Associate in Investment Operations to support the establishment of the new Regional Investment Operations team and oversee day-to-day trade operations across the region. This presents a valuable opportunity to work with industry experts, gain exposure to diverse portfolios, and contribute to the firm's success in Asia.

Job Description

Job Description:The position will report to the Head of Investment Operations. The team has overall accountability for all investment operations activities and the design of end-to-end investment operations processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for executing daily operational tasks encompassing trade support, settlements, investigation of failed trades, asset servicing, cash management, reconciliation, securities lending, and collateral management throughout the APAC region.
  • Assist in the management of vendors, including broker and custodian onboarding, conducting custodian evaluations, and providing oversight.
  • Provide support in the design and documentation of trade operations processes, data flow, and integration touchpoints with business units and external service providers.
  • Continuously evaluate and enhance operational processes to drive increased automation and efficiency.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including local business units, portfolio managers, traders, legal and compliance, technology, and external vendors, to optimize operational processes and facilitate business growth.

The Successful Applicant

Job Requirements:

  • University Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or a related discipline.
  • 4 to 8 years of work experience in trade operations with a deep understanding of the trade process life cycle. Must have extensive exposure to equities, fixed income, derivatives, and money market operations in investment firms or banks.
  • Show a sound knowledge of the Hong Kong and Southeast Asia markets, including the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Indonesia.

What's on Offer

Great working environment and start-up atmosphere.

Jeremy Lam
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Phone number
+852 2848 4711

Job summary

Banking & Financial Services
Back Office - Operations
Financial Services
Hong Kong Island
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Consultant name
Jeremy Lam
Consultant phone
+852 2848 4711
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