Senior Analyst - Wealth Operations - Settlements

Mumbai, Financial Markets
 Job Details:  Role: Senior Analyst – Wealth Operations - Settlements   Full-time (FT) | Financial Markets| <Job ID>  Location: Mumbai – Maharashtra – India  Shift Timings: APAC (6 AM to 3 PM IST) / EMEA (1 PM to 10 PM IST) / NAM (6:30 PM to 3:30 PM IST)  Minimum Academic Qualifications:  Graduation (B.Com./BBA/BBM/BCA) / Post Graduation (CA/M.Com./MBA/MCA/PGDM)  Experience Span: 2 to 4 years of experience in Settlements, Reconciliation, Payments & Nostro   Process/Activities with Experience: 
  •  Should have understanding of Pre Settlements activities, like: Cash flow confirmation with counter parties, affirmation of cash flows in system, cash flow processing, SSI update / correction / upload, etc.
  •  Should have understanding of Post Settlements activities, like: Fails Management, Breaks resolution, Reconciliation of breaks with fails, etc.
  •  Should have understanding of SWIFT messages used in Cash Settlements, like: MT103, MT202, MT210, etc.
  •  Should be aware of client money use & its implications
  •  Should be aware of electronic confirmation platforms like Markitwire, DTCC, CLS, etc.
  •  Should have basic product knowledge for Fixed Income, CDS, IRS, Equity Swaps, Equity Options, FX Forward, FX Options, Equity Accumulators, FX accumulators, Nostro Reconciliation
  •  Should able to communicate effectively with global counterparties and trade support groups to confirm cash flows/resolve discrepancies & breaks
  •  Ability to work under pressure to manage multiple deadlines & cut-offs throughout the day
  •  Should have hands on experience on Excel (Basic as well as Advance)
  •  Willingness to continuously learn, upgrade skills and stay relevant to business demands
  •  Should be able to work with teams across time-zones and cultures
  •  Should be organized, detail oriented, flexible, self-starter & highly motivated
  •  Should be able to act fast and decisively when dealing with critical situations – ability to read situations and act in minutes
  •  Should be good with numbers and ability to derive information from data
  •  Should be excellent multi-tasking, creative problem solving and a good team player
   Financial Products Knowhow: Fixed Income (Interest Rate Swap & Credit Default Swaps), Equity Swaps, Equity Options, FX Forward, FX Option, NDF, Accumulators, etc.  Tools/industry utilities:  Preferred hands-on & understanding of DTCC, CLS, MarkitWire, ALERT, etc.  Reporting/Client Management:   We follow a practice of managing reports & matrices within deadlines and with 100% accuracy. Understanding the requirements, data to be used & distribution list on the reports. Reporting the BAU & KRIs to senior management & client. We give utmost priority to our clients and their requirements, adhere to the requirements and follow a strict procedure of reporting   Role and Responsibility:  As part of our Settlements team, you will be working with our client partners to improve processes and controls that build capacity and scale. Your role will be to execute process functions and liaise with Middle office and counter parties for multiple OTC products. Supporting managers in handling daily issues and assume the role of a process SME. Handling and resolving queries related to settlement and confirmation by the data provided to you by the system & counter parties.  ·Independently handle clients – establish self as a valued partner ·Independently handle all client escalations and lead mitigation steps to prevent future escalations ·Build domain expertise and lead from the front ·Training & mentoring ·Process Enhancement with improvement ideas  Who we are:  eClerx provides critical business operations services to over fifty global Fortune 500 clients, including some of the world’s leading companies across financial services, cable & telecom, retail, fashion, media & entertainment, manufacturing, travel & leisure, software, and high-tech. Incorporated in 2000, eClerx is one of India’s leading process management and data analytics companies and is today traded on both the Bombay and National Stock Exchanges of India. eClerx employs 13,000-plus people across its global sites in the US, UK, India, Italy, Germany, Singapore, Thailand.   About eClerx Financial Markets  For financial organizations across the world, eClerx Markets offers consulting, technological innovation, and process management expertise to uniquely solve operational challenges. With nearly two decades of industry experience, complemented by the application of smart automation and robotics, our team of experts deliver holistic solutions across the trade life cycle, change management, data analytics, compliance, cash securities operations, document digitization and generation, and outreach.   Disclaimer - eClerx is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, per applicable law.