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.
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
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! By applying for this position, I consent to the Swisslinx Group of companies: ✓ storing my personal information (including name, contact details, Identification and CV information etc.) on their internal or external servers for the purpose of informing me of potential employment opportunities ✓ using my personal information or ✓ supplying it to third parties upon express consent for the purpose of informing me of potential job opportunities ✓ transferring where applicable my personal information to a country outside the EEA/EFTA
Internal Number: 4443192
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