Schroders, with headquarters in London, employs over 5500 talented people worldwide, operating in 37 different locations across Europe, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, close to the markets in which we invest and close to our clients.
Schroders has developed under stable ownership for over 200 years and long-term thinking governs our approach to investing, building client relationships and growing our business.
Schroders in Switzerland is a renowned Financial Institution with around 500 employees located in Zurich and Geneva. On behalf of institutional and retail investors, financial institutions and high net worth clients from around the world, we invest in a broad range of asset classes across equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives.
We also specialize in providing high-quality private assets solutions to our clients.
For our Operations team within Schroder Investment (Switzerland) AG (SIMSAG), we are looking for a
Middle Office Specialist / ILS
Job description :
Provide and coordinate operational support to the ILS investment desk with internal and external counterparties
Manage the OTC transaction execution process
Responsible for the control & oversight of the operational administration of the ILS portfolios
Analysis, control and management of data for internal and external reporting
Monitor the quality of services delegated to third parties (quality of delivery of services delegated and compliance with Service Level Agreements)
Liaise and closely cooperate with the insurance manager and Schroders interfaces on trustee related tasks (trust funding, KYC, monitoring of trustee counterparty limits and fees, selection of eligible collateral investments and collateral roll-over).
Regular contact with internal and external parties; assisting others in activities such as selling, maintaining client / supplier relationships
Coordinate, participate and lead projects such as implementation of operational changes, process developments and product onboarding
University degree or equivalent
At least 3+ years of relevant work experience in the financial services industry, preferably in asset management and / or (re-) insurance
Very good numerical and analytical skills. Accounting background would be a plus.
Strong knowledge of MS Office particularly Excel. Knowledge of PowerBI (or similar) would be a plus.
Integrity and ability to interact with colleagues in a firm and professional manner.
Problem solving attitude and ability to perform well under pressure and against tight deadline
Ability to communicate detailed and complex concepts and ideas in a concise and clear manner
Fluency in English; German is a plus
Schroder Investment Management (Switzerland) AG
Pfingstweidstrasse 60, CH-8031 Zürich, Schweiz
Tel : +41 (0)44 250 11 11