A boutique hedge fund that have steadily expanded are looking to make a newly created operations hire.
Reporting in to the head of operations,You will handle relationships (queries and issues) with the various clearing firms/PB’s that the firm use + face off to clients/investors to tackle any queries on fund performance and/or data. The hire will also collaborate with the quant/developer, to enhance current systems and infrastructure + will be expected to take the lead on troubleshooting issues. A bright, ambitious junior should see this as a great opportunity to move in to a role with a broad, technical remit – you will be trained in VBA and Python.
You will be joining one of the most exciting/generous hedge fund to work for. The company have market leading performance for their sector (+25% last year, +15% already this year). The culture is excellent – they have a relaxed environment, dress down (flip flops and shorts in the summer for example!), a break out area with Xbox, pool and table tennis + an excellent work life balance from which the office, they are also flexible if an individual would like to work from home occasionally)
We are looking to hire a very bight individual with 3-5yrs operations experience ideally, from an IB or a hedge fund. The hire must have an impressive academic profile (2:1/first), extending to evident numerical ability. The candidate must have advanced excel skills - VBA skills are preferred, as is an aptitude to pick up advanced VBA skills.
The role will pay a 60-70k base salary. The firm have an exceptional bonus culture, with the current incumbent (moving internally) havening earned strong bonuses in each of the two years he has been in the role. A strong performer in this role can be confident that this will be one of the best paid jobs at this level, in the London hedge fund space.
Great location, very generous firm, free lunch, company Laptop/iPad
For a confidential and discreet conversation about this unique opportunity please contact Sean Sweeney
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