Operational Services Associate

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1350005

 Job Description

Operational Services Associate, Belfast, Global Company, Great Benefits

Operational Services Associate


VANRATH are currently recruiting on behalf of our client, a key player within the Professional Intermediaries sector. They play a pivotal role in the world’s financial, energy and commodities markets. Their knowledge, expertise, and insight of the intermediaries market is unrivalled & this is what sets our client apart from its competitors. They have built a reputation on honesty, integrity and excellence, making them a Market Leader in their field.

This role will initially be responsible for the supporting the migration of services from the firm’s London office and into the newly established Belfast office. As such, the role will initially involve supporting the establishment and build out of a new function in Belfast and then subsequently working with colleagues in London on knowledge transfer and service migration. Once services have been migrated to Belfast, the Associate role will be responsible for the delivery of Business As Usual (BAU) activities.

Job duties:

  • All client lifecycle events including initial client on-boarding, periodic reviews and sanction screening
  • Central administration for all brokerage negotiations undertaken by our businesses
  • Central administration for all client documentation contracts (give-up agreements) between clients, TP ICAP and third parties
  • Client Data management, ensuring the maintenance and integrity of Client hierarchy structures
  • Operational Data management both within core Operations data and ancillary front end systems
  • Brokerage Data management within the relevant systems
  • Regulatory Reporting oversight and exception management for the TP ICAP group (MiFID II, REMIT and EMIR reporting)
  • The design, implementation and training of reconciliations and MI/KPIs to support our business and evidence controls
  • The effective and efficient management of trade investigations raised by clients to ensure that Accounts Receivable can facilitate the timely receipt of payment of client invoices

Essential criteria:

  • Must be legally eligible to work in the UK
  • Knowledge of the financial markets
  • A broad base of operations knowledge and experience

Desirable criteria:

  • Knowledge of the financial markets and financial regulation affecting client lifecycle management including Dodd Frank, FACTA and MiFID II
  • Experience of effectively working within a KYC/AML team
  • Experience/knowledge of client data structures and models
  • Experience of working within a Transaction/Regulatory Control team


You will be joining a successful business offering a long-term stable role with a competitive salary package and excellent benefits to avail of.

For further information on this Operational Services Associate vacancy, or any other Accountancy job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Jessica Grieve in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250.