Cargill Operations Analyst in London, United Kingdom
Location: London (City)
Cargill’s Trade and Structured Finance (TSF) business compliments the efforts of Cargill commodity business groups by providing financial solutions to Cargill’s business partners (suppliers and buyers). TSF’s experience and expertise in global financial markets aid in mitigating documentary, cross-border and credit risks associated with structured trade finance. TSF plays a key role in funding the global operations of Cargill through cross-border funding structures and management of transferability and convertibility risks. TSF also leverages Cargill’s international trade flows to create trade structures that provide funding to emerging market-based financial institutions and corporations. In additional to structured trade finance, internal funding, and international trade flows, TSF also maintains a Financial Trading Group (FTG) which focuses primarily on emerging markets fixed income and OTC derivatives trading.
The position holder will be responsible for the administration of all aspects of the Financial Trading Group activities in a timely and accurate manner. The position holder will develop thorough knowledge of fixed income and OTC derivative transactions and related documentation, tax and regulatory implications. In addition trade confirmation and settlement, funding, implementing new trading structures and initiatives and ensuring controls are in place for the confirmation and settlement process.
Execution of all Financial Trading Group trades in adherence to Cargill’s standard operating procedures
Manage all aspects of trade confirmation, trade life-cycle events, settlement and collateral management
Reviewing trade documentation to ensure global regulatory requirements are adhered to
Communicate with global counter parties to ensure trade breaks are resolved in an accurate and timely manner
Second review and verification of trades (system input, documentation, approvals) & cash payments (amounts, value, dates and bank details)
Liaise with other functional groups including traders, trade execution teams, accounting and treasury to resolve execution issues
Develop a deep understanding of relevant Financial Trading Group activities, including key risks and controls, tax, legal and regulatory implications
Facilitate innovation and work process improvements though idea generation and application of business knowledge
Participate in global projects where appropriate.
University degree in a relevant subject area, Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Economics and proven business experience
Strong understanding of financial trading businesses
Demonstrated knowledge of internal control structure and compliance
Proven communication skills in fluent and written English and able to communicate to a variety of stakeholders globally
Able to work in a team environment and apply expertise to overall team objectives but also able to work independently
Able to work to tight deadlines and manage multiple priorities
Flexibility to meet the changing demands of the business and work flexible hours in line with business needs
Demonstrates accuracy and detail in work
Fully proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite
Exposure to fixed income and OTC derivatives markets would be preferred
Exposure to ISDA, CSA and GMRA documentation would be preferred
Experience of using financial markets trading and settlement systems such as FxALL, Bloomberg, Markitwire and DTCC would be advantageous
Experience implementing new systems, processes, procedures and controls
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced, stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer a competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest private companies in the world.
Interested? Then please send us your CV and cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for this position.
Primary Location United Kingdom-ENG-London
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: LON00591