28 days ago

Head Middle Office

Bank Vontobel AG

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Head Middle Office

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.

Your challenge:

  • 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

Your qualification:

  • 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