Vice President – Global Head Commodities Middle Office

Location: London, United Kingdom
Rate: Competitive
Job Type: Permanent, Full time

Job description:

Joining the middle office you’ll have responsibility of 3 onshore locations globally. The ideal candidate will have outstanding product knowledge across Commodities, specifically Metals, Energy, Agricultural and Structured Products. Reporting into the Head of Middle Office you’ll be responsible for driving standardisation and process improvements across the Commodities Middle Office.

Key responsibilities:

  • Oversight of 2 offshore teams in Asia
  • Management of 3 onshore locations
  • Standardisation of Middle Office functions in line with Global Operational structure
  • Work very closely with business to answer any technical questions and provide support and filtration from operational queries, taking ownership of issues and following through to resolution
  • Risk management on BAU processing
  • Take ownership of system and vendor implementation 

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • University degree preferred
  • Detailed knowledge of Commodities products in terms of risk, market data and product characteristics (Energy, Metal, Agricultural, Structured Products)
  • Understand the full front to back flow
  • Experience managing teams spread over various locations
  • Ability to work closely with the Trading floor and build strong relationships
  • Track record of driving process improvements
  • Comfortable facing off to very senior stakeholders within the business

To apply please email your CV to the following consultant:  

George Alback
020 3763 3906