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Middle Office Analyst - Commodity Markets
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Middle Office Analyst - Commodity Markets

This is an exciting opportunity within the Commodities and Global Markets Chief Operating Office team. The desk provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

At Macquarie, we are working to create lasting value for our communities, our clients and our people. We are a global financial services group operating in 34 markets and with 54 years of unbroken profitability. You’ll be part of a supportive team where everyone - no matter what role - contributes ideas and drive outcomes.

What role will you play?

You  will be responsible for position and P&L reporting, which will also include operational management of any position models and manual processes, while engaging with stakeholders to resolve P&L queries. You will act as the point of escalation for issues within automatic trades and support the front office with the entry of trades, as well as working closely with risk and finance teams to ensure all price curves used to value positions are correctly calculated and implemented into the appropriate tools and systems daily. You will be working alongside the trading team with the initial set up and approval of new trade counterparties. This will include acting as the liaison to in contacting counterparties to obtain all information requirements including financial, operational and collateral and/or credit requirements in order to facilitate/meet Macquarie’s counterparty acceptance processes. You will also be calculating deal exposure including ongoing communication with corporate credit group to obtain timely trade approvals, as well as leading initiatives to improve middle office processes. This will include identifying areas for improving accuracy, efficiency and the speed and quality of data.

What you offer

  • 1-2 years of relevant experience which may include internships and placement year
  • A university degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, or relevant professional qualification
  • Ability to demonstrate learning agility across new processes, technology and applications
  • Proven ability to deliver timely high-quality work and prioritize in a high pressure environment
  • Fluent English, written and spoken, and ability to work in Switzerland

We love hearing from anyone inspired to build a better future with us, if you're excited about the role or working at Macquarie we encourage you to apply.

Macquarie employees can access a wide range of benefits which, depending on eligibility criteria and location, include:

  • Hybrid and flexible working arrangements
  • One wellbeing leave day per year and minimum 25 days of annual leave.
  • Primary carers are eligible for minimum 20 weeks paid leave and minimum 6 weeks for secondary carer
  • Paid volunteer leave and donation matching
  • Range of benefits to support your physical, psychological and financial wellbeing
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Recognition and service awards.

About Commodities and Global Markets

In Commodities and Global Markets you will be part of a global business offering capital and financing, risk management, market access, physical execution and logistics solutions to its diverse client base.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion. As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including color and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.