Derivatives Operations Specialist

Pittsburgh , PA 15258

Posted: 09/15/2020 Employment Type: contract Industry: Accounting/Finance Job Number: 20985

Job Description

Opening with our client for a Derivatives Operations Specialist for an opening in a Foreign Exchange Operations middle office.

Pay Rate: 18/hr

For this role, you will be the primary daily contact for all clients and investment managers trading derivative products


  • Perform activities such as exchange-traded and OTC derivatives for futures, currency forwards (foreign exchange), options and swaps.
  • Calculate the daily gain/loss on futures contracts (market- to-market)
  • Analyze when collateral is required for option trades
  • Reconcile currency balances required for net forward settlement
  • Validate instructions and conduct research to obtain all information required to post the transactions to the custody and accounting systems,
  • Monitoring/posting activity related to derivative collateral holdings, including income collection, P&I and maturities


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or Business with entry level or internship experience in finance
  • Ability to take initiative and prioritize
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.
  • Solid communication skills


Derivatives Operations Specialist - 20985

Additional Information

Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

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