Head Middle Office
At Vontobel, we are committed to actively shaping our future. We create and pursue investment opportunities that get our clients ahead. As a global financial service provider with Swiss roots, we specialize in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions that fit.
Our team in Asset Management is looking for a Head Middle Office (100%). This role requires leading and supervising a team and helping to shape processes. Overall the Middle Office function supports the Asset Management operating model.
- Leading the Middle Office Team of Vontobel Asset Management
- Continously ensure position and cash data quality for investment Teams
- Ensure timely and correct settlement
- Measure quality and foster feedback from clients
- Drive continous improvements in quality, accuracy and timeliness
- Initiate, sponsor and drive IT projects that have a lasting impact on the organization and enable future growth
- Define requirements on Middle Office perspective for target operating model
- Line Management of 10 persons
- Three to five years' experience in a similar leadership role (Asset Manager, Hedge Fund or Investment Bank)
- Very good knowledge/experience in operations or operational improvement Projects
- Understand, guide, manage and troubleshoot trade servicing and settlement, cash management, FX and reconciliation processes across a broad variety of portfolios, asset classes and custodians reconciliation process and settlement process
- In depth know how of instrument types (equities, bonds, derivatives, FX, etc.)
- University degree in BA, Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics or related fields
- Experienced in change management
- Comfortable in a fast paced, multi-tasked environment and able to identify and implement process improvements
- Self-driven innovation promoter with strong problem-solving, critical thinking and decision-making skills
- Good written and verbal communications skills, fluent in English and German
Take ownership and bring opportunities to life. Be Vontobel.
Mrs. Stefanie Glaser, Corporate Human Resources, +41 58 283 73 87