03rd December 2019

Head of Trade Support

Reference: NS15788

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £75,000 Date Posted: 03/12/2019

Head of Trade Support


  • Abacus Group are working with a leading global inter-dealer broker to recruit for a Head of Trade Support to join the Belfast team. You will be working with a company going through considerable growth over the next year.


  • Managing, motivating and developing staff in the EMEA Trade Management Department
  • Escalation point for all Trade Management issues
  • To be a key member of the Operations Management team, in EMEA
  • Building/maintaining strong relationships with Risk Management, Technology and Broker Management
  • Ensuring that business processes/systems are monitored and reviewed regularly
  • Understanding the departments defined Business Continuity Plans and regularly testing them
  • Producing management information (MI) on KPIs and ensuring appropriate action is taken to address underlying issues and opportunities identified
  • Maintaining a strong control environment with particular emphasis on the completion of all reconciliations and the maintenance of a high standard of data integrity
  • Ensuring the department remain up-to-date and in compliance with all FCA regulations and requirements affecting the Trade Management Department
  • Full job spec will be provided to those who meet the criteria.


  • Must be legally eligible to work in the UK
  • Deep financial services operations knowledge and experience
  • Strong, demonstrable experience of effectively managing a team within a capital markets or financial services operations environment
  • Strong proven experience in the management of a multiple teams that operates under pressure
  • Experienced in building and establishing teams, and through mentoring, empowering team members to achieve and deliver against evolving goals


  • Excellent basic salary on offer and great reward package!!

Primary Contact:

Those who meet the requirements will be contacted.

Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

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