Risk and Trading Operator

Pulse Recruitment

Exciting opportunity to join Australia's leading FX/CFD software developer - Take your step into the trading industry!

  • Join a leading and proudly owned Australian company
  • Mentored by a team of industry professionals
  • Progress in multiple areas of the company
My client is a well-established and ambitious ASIC regulated CFD and Forex Broker with headquarters in Australia and further offices internationally, is an experienced Risk and Trading Operator to join the team.

In this role you will be responsible for supporting the Risk and Dealing Manager. As the team in Sydney is small, the need to be flexible and understand high level goals will be essential to the role. The candidate will be expected to be able to manage the risk and dealing desk in the absence of the Risk and Dealing Manager. Some shift work and flexibility in working hours is required due to the global nature of the retail offering.
The firm's primary business is providing OTC DMA CFD to retail clients. These products are offered over 3 main asset classes' global equities, FX, and futures. The risk and dealing team manages the delivery of these products. This includes but is not limited to managing client positions – real time, facilitating stock lending, dealing, monitoring orders and hedging activity with Prime Brokers. The role will also include oversight of information flows through back and middle office.
Problem solving and strong communication skill will be required to manage the third party relationships with Prime Brokers and technology provides that support the dealing infrastructure.

To be successful in this role it would be ideal to come from an FX brokerage and have experience with Fx Bridge flow. 
Specific Duties of the Role
Daily Risk and Dealing Procedures
  • “Clear down” – ensure overnight account management processes are completed
  • Market Risk Monitoring
  • Market Maintenance
  • Trouble Shooting
  • Trade Short Reconciliations
  • Project Work (primarily product development)

Market Monitoring Tasks
  • Facilitating short selling
  • Order authorizations
  • Margin Calls
  • Dealing
  • Order Audits
  • Client queries  
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