Middle Office Analyst - Chicago, IL


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Middle Office Analyst - Chicago, IL


Chicago, IL 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Desktop Service and Support, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, Systems Analysis - IT

Job Description:

Middle Office Analyst
This rapidly growing proprietary trading firm with three offices in Chicago, London, & New York City is seeking to add a Middle Office Analyst to an expanding Middle Office team.  The Middle Office Analyst position will interact daily with trading, development, back office, and outside parties.  The ideal Middle Office Analyst should be a self-starter who can work efficiently and prioritize appropriately in a highly demanding environment.  This should be someone who has excellent people skills, strong technical/analytical skills, and some Middle/Back Office experience or interest in the area.
-Support Trading desks on a daily basis.
-Reconcile PnL, activity, and position reports to daily statements and internal records.
-Analyze output of systems/reports for outliers/errors.
-Manage entry of OTC activity into internal systems.
-Validate daily position adjustments due to life cycle events (corporate actions, etc.).
-Reconcile all fee reports (Commission, Clearing, Exchange, Brokerage, etc.).
-Maintain and distribute daily summary reports within firm.
-Support risk management/margin/collateral departments.
-Handle exchange admin responsibilities.
-Work closely with accounting department on daily, monthly, and yearly reconciliations.
-Manage high-pressure situations professionally, calmly, and with urgency.
-Ability to work independently and provide progress reports.
-Excellent customer service and communication skills.
-Capable of handling multiple projects simultaneously with the ability to prioritize.
-Superior organizational skills, work ethic, initiative, and customer service skills.
-Strong interest in developing efficiencies for scaling business lines.
-Bachelor’s degree in Business/Finance/Accounting or a related field.
-3+ years’ experience in a Middle Office role or strong technical skills with an interest in operations.
-Equity operations experience a plus.
-High level of proficiency in Excel.
-SQL knowledge a plus.
-Python knowledge a plus.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States

Website: www.nextstepsystems.com

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