Cash Equities Middle Office Lead

Cash Equities Middle Office Lead
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Macquarie Cash Equities Middle Office Lead

This is a terrific opportunity to sit alongside our US cash equities business. As a middle office US equities market subject matter expert, you will be involved with supporting our High Touch, Algo, Program, Transition Management, ADR Conversion, and ETF Create/Redeem trading desks. You will support the confirmation, settlement, reconciliation, regulatory reporting, static, and commission capture of all equities transactions on behalf of Macquarie. This role supports a time and risk sensitive business in which processing accuracy, and timely escalation are key. You will collaborate closely with stakeholders within the division, the trading desk, Financial and Risk management groups, internal operational groups, internal and external audit, corresponding banks, and custodians to ensure smooth settlement and good client relationships as well as implement project plans and initiatives to grow the business and streamline our operational flow.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Primary point of contact for the trading desk for all US equity operational inquiries
  • Coordinating between trading desks and supporting areas to help deliver business and operational project initiatives
  • Trade allocations
  • Follow up on failing and unmatched transactions
  • Position, Transaction, and Cash Reconciliations
  • Institutional Client Service
  • Work with Internal and External audit to ensure all procedures and documentation are up to date
  • Monthly KRI and KPI reporting to management

Qualifications/Skills Required:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • >5 years experience within equities middle office
  • Have a knowledge of all businesses supported (US/International Equities) including Equities, ADR Conversions, and ETF Create/Redemption
  • Be able to train others and effectively communicate complex processes
  • Capable of assisting with projects the team is working on
  • Focus on continuous process improvement
  • Have effective communication skills and ability to manage in a high-pressure environment
  • Display capability and confidence in own judgment to make decisions independently
  • Experience using Fidessa, Syn, TLM, BPS, PostEdge, GFW a plus

If this sounds like you, please apply via the link!

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Corporate Strategy & Solutions, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers. 

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

Salary range for this position: $90,000 - $145,000/Yr.  Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, peer and market data, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. The successful candidate may also be eligible for an annual discretionary incentive compensation award. Macquarie offers a full spectrum of benefits, including Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Dependent Day Care Savings Account, Life Insurance, Disability and Other Insurance Plans, Paid Time Off (including Sick Leave, Parental Leave and Vacation), Holidays, 401(k), and Short/Long Term Disability, in addition to other special perks reserved for our employees.