Operations Specialist, Night Shift Trading

Prague, Czech Republic


We are currently looking for an Operations Specialist in Trading to join our operations department. You will be responsible for monitoring the firm’s trading activity in the Asian markets. This is a full time night shift role with an introductory training period in normal office hours. An integral part of this role will be to assist in the automation of trading systems. The role shall be based in the Prague office. There are fixed working hours for this role of 9 hours per night (including breaks) between 22:00 and 08:00, therefore please only consider applying if you are comfortable and / or familiar with working at night.


Main Responsibilities:

● Monitoring the data feeds and trading volumes

● Monitoring the log of the trading software

● Observing the allocation process to the individual accounts

● Processing short locates for the equity trading program

● Monitoring rolling activity in the futures trading

● Answering urgent phone calls or emails

● Monitoring broker connections

● Providing valuable insight for further automation to IT/Operations

● Escalating emergencies to senior staff when necessary


What we’re looking for:

● A relevant Bachelor’s degree

● Previous experience in the financial industry (desirable)

● Ability to follow the work agenda for night shift coverage

● Good communication skills

● Ability to work independently and effectively at night

● Sound judgement of severity of situation

● Reliable and initiative driven

● You have the ability and desire to learn quickly, and apply that knowledge appropriately

● You have a strong customer service focus

● Fluent in written and spoken English

How to Apply

Please submit up to date CV and a cover letter to careers@ampcap.com

Please quote the "HFM Jobs Board" in the subject line of your application

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