Cross Asset Middle Office Analyst

Business and Financial Operations

Stamford, CT

Cowen is seeking an analyst to provide support to our Cross-Asset Sales and Trading business.    

  • Support High Yield, Convertible Bonds, Special Situations and Loan Trading desk while working in a cohesive team environment
  • Allocate institutional client orders utilizing Oasys, CTM, and FIX allocations
  • Process post trade date corrections and cancel/rebills
  • Work through the daily fail report and unmatched trades while liaising with clients and other Cowen teams
  • Actively monitor settlements exceptions to ensure timely settlement
  • Work closely with ClearPar contacts to manage trade activity and settlements on loans
  • Liaise with trade counterparties, agent banks, legal counsel (both internal and external) on privates and esoteric trading
  • Handle confidential documents and correspondence
  • Maintain and organize files
  • Assist with ad-hoc projects as needed

Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience
  • Experience with Bloomberg a plus
  • Highly organized with impeccable attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Thrives in a high-pressure, fast paced environment
  • Experience in the financial services industry is a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel

As part of its hiring process, Cowen verifies identity and eligibility to work in the United States as required by law. At this time, Cowen Inc. will not sponsor a new applicant for an employment visa for this position.