Prime Brokerage Middle Office Analyst
Whippany, NJ

As a Barclays Prime Brokerage Middle Office Analyst, Â you will be based within the Prime Synthetics Operations Service team that provides key support to the Equity Synthetics desk and their clients. Â You will be responsible for providing lifecycle management and query management, as well as pre-trade functions and reconciliations support to Trades and Sales teams.

Barclays is one of the world’s largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We’ve helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.

What will you be doing?

•   Delivering the highest standard of service and support of the trade lifecycle to internal and external clients
•   Managing queries received from clients, trading/sales, operations and counterparties in an accurate and timely fashion.
•   Coordinating escalations with Settlements and Product Control globally, and work with the desk /front office prime services team to resolve and mitigate risk exposure.
•   Performing trade validations, reconciliations and other daily controls to ensure all operational risks are mitigated in a timely and accurate mannerÂ
•   Managing client account static and swap defaults within our swap trade capture system. This is an integral aspect of accurate and efficient trade capture.Â
•   Identifying operational issues and conduct root cause analysis and engaging with our partners in IT and Product to identify tactical and strategic solutions

What we’re looking for:

•   Bachelor’s degree (no specific area)
•   Financial Services experienceÂ
•   Experience in Trade Support/Middle Office and/or Equity Derivatives, including Swaps is a plus.
•   Experience in providing client service role is a plus

Skills that will help you in the role:

•   Analytical skills in understanding issues raised, determining action required and implementing solutions, address root cause and improve the Control environment.
•   Good time management, prioritising tasks, ability to manage expectations well and able to meet deadlines.
•   Understanding of the trade lifecycle and front to back workflow knowledge, with exposure to different teams throughout the trade process surrounding Equity Swaps.
•   Working knowledge of Microsoft office suite, particularly Excel. Influencing and relationship-building skills

Where will you be working?

You will be working at Barclays Services, Whippany, New Jerseys’ fully Operational Customer Contact center, where the best meet to build careers full of scope, variety, and reward. Supporting the banking and financial solutions of today’s demands, answering tomorrow’s questions, and redefining the future of customer support in finance.

More about working at Barclays

Barclays in the US

Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City, a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey hosting our Technology and Functional Teams, and sites in Nevada and Delaware supporting our contact center operations.

Purpose and Values

We deploy finance responsibly to support people and businesses, acting with empathy and integrity, championing innovation and sustainability, for the common good and the long term.

Respect: We harness the power of diversity and inclusion in our business, trust those we work with, and value everyone’s contribution.

Integrity: We operate with honesty, transparency and fairness in all we do.

Service: We act with empathy and humility, putting the people and businesses we serve at the centre of what we do.

Excellence: We champion innovation, and use our energy, expertise and resources to make a positive difference.

Stewardship: We prize sustainability, and are passionate about leaving things better than we found them.

Diversity and Inclusion

Barclays offers a diverse, inclusive and engaged culture. A place where people can bring their whole selves to work and be respected for who they are, valued for what they do and celebrated for their contribution to our business and our community.

We are an equal opportunity employer and opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Working Flexibly

We’re committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognises and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business. Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers’ and clients’ needs. Whether you have family commitments or you’re a Carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life. If you would like some flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager. Share job

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