COO - Derivatives Trading (Frankfurt, Germany)

  • Competitive
  • Hamburg, Deutschland Hamburg Hamburg DE
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Swisslinx
  • 24 Sep 18 2018-09-24

COO - Derivatives Trading (Frankfurt, Germany)

About our client:

Our client is an established international financial services company, listed on a stock exchange. They are market leaders in the field of derivatives trading and they are setting up a new trading venue in Frankfurt.

For their newly establishing entity, Swisslinx AG are looking for a Chief Operations Officer (COO) to join their team. COO will be reporting directly to the CEO and will be #2 in the company.

Your mission:

• Ensure a high standard of operations for the multilateral trading platform (MTF) and be responsible for the operational excellence of the MTF
• Support the CEO in developing strong working relationships with local and European regulators, auditors and government representatives
• Provide legal and regulatory understanding for the MTF structure and the derivatives offered on the MTF
• Ensure the technical aspects of the MTF are in regulatory compliance and fit for commercial purpose
• Management of the operational team, ensure operational staff are suitable for their roles
• Make sure that risk and compliance policies are implemented and followed

Your profile:

• 5+ years of relevant experience in a senior position
• Strong understanding of and experience in multilateral trading platform (MTF) and / or securities exchange (must have)
• Strong experience in operations of MTF / Securities Exchange / Trading Venue
• Understanding of technology behind MTF
• Experience with BaFin regulator is a plus
• Experience in a German market is a strong plus, however strong candidates outside of Germany can be considered

What's on offer:

Our client is one of the worldwide market leaders in their field. They offer a dynamic international working environment, great exposure to multiple European markets and attractive compensation package.

If you are interested to be considered for the role, pleased share your English resume with us! We look forward to hear from you!
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