Company/ Firm Name

Bank of America


London, UK

Published Date

28 June 2021

About the job:

Here in our King Edward Street office, we have a fantastic opportunity to join our Equity Swaps Trade Support desk, as an Analyst. You will be joining a dynamic team of 9 and will be aligned to the Swaps Trading Desks in both London and Paris.

Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Performing Lifecycle events on swaps

  • Corporate Action events processing (elections and bookings)

  • Provide extended client service for swap queries through the ‘Follow the Sun’ model

  • Single Stock and Index dividend reconciliation vs hedges

  • Rate and price fixings

  • Process dividend payments and FX currencies

  • Conduct investigations into any discrepancies in the P&L statements

  • Build robust operation controls in place for risk monitoring

  • Query resolution via a query management tool

  • Maintaining a process improvement mentality and constantly seeking out better/more efficient ways of working

  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with Technology, Front Office, Operations and relevant stakeholders

The Team:

The Equity Swaps Trade Support team provide cover and support to a variety of Trading Desks across the Equities Division including; flow, yield enhancement and Delta 1 desks, with crossover into more structured and exotic products.

Core Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal

  • Prior experience working within a Middle Office or Corporate Actions function would be advantageous, however not essential

  • Close attention to detail required

  • Effective time and deadline management skills essential

  • Strives to bring new thoughts and ideas to teams in order to drive innovation and unique solutions

  • Excels in working among diverse viewpoints to determine the best path forward

  • Experience in connecting with a diverse set of clients to understand future business needs – is a continuous learner

  • Commitment to challenging the status quo and promoting positive change.

  • Participate in and drive collaborative efforts to advance tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve an evolving client base

  • Believes in value of diversity so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world

Bank of America

Every day, across the globe, our employees bring a commitment to our purpose and to driving responsible growth by living our values: deliver together, act responsibly, realize the power of our people and trust the team. A key aspect of driving responsible growth is doing so in a sustainable manner, a critical pillar of which is being a great place to work for our teammates.

In line with these values, in EMEA we have 9 Employee Networks, a wide range of Sports & Social clubs, and other development and networking opportunities so that you can enjoy a range of experiences and connect with colleagues across the bank. We also offer exclusive discounts to some of the most iconic cultural experiences for you to enjoy in your spare time outside of work. Learn more about our benefits here.

Good conduct and sound judgment is crucial to our long term success. It’s important that all employees in the organisation understand the expected standards of conduct and how we manage conduct risk. Individual accountability and an ownership mind-set are the cornerstones of our Code of Conduct and are at the heart of managing risk well.

We are an equal opportunities employer, and ensure that no applicant is subject to less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, gender identity, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, age, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, responsibilities for dependants, physical or mental disability. The Bank selects candidates for interview based on their skills, qualifications and experience.

We strive to ensure that our recruitment processes are accessible for all candidates and encourage any candidates to tell us about any adjustment requirements. As part of our standard hiring process to manage risk, please note background screening checks will be conducted on all hires before commencing employment.