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Manager, Fixed Income and Currencies Operations


Join our Fixed Income and Currencies Operations as a Manager leading a small high-performing Sydney based team.

Our Fixed Income and Currencies Operations are part of the Financial Markets team. The team provides provide trading & sales support services including trade validation, trade confirmation and settlement support to the Fixed Income and Currencies division within Commodities and Global Markets (CGM).

In this leadership role, you will be providing the day-to-day direction of people and processes within the FX Operations team, coordinating and planning daily tasks and reviewing and managing FX Operations key risk indicators and controls. Another key part of the role will be managing daily completion of all FX & Options trade validation, confirmation and settlement processes, internal deal reconciliations and overseeing trade reporting.

You will be involved in driving Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement mindset across the team all while developing strong relationships with stakeholders. Your role will see you developing junior staff to become potential future leaders at Macquarie, recognising achievements and challenging them to deliver exceptional and individual contributions to the business. 

You will be an experienced, autonomous, motivated leader with an exceptional eye for detail, results driven and able to demonstrate a track record of quality performance in a manager / supervisory role. You will have a strong awareness of risk and escalation, exceptional communication and influencing skills coupled with the ability to foster and build a collaborative working relationship with various stakeholders.  You will have a positive, collaborative approach and an ability to problem solve new and complex events and situations, also enabling the team to do this as part of their development. 

If you have a strong background in financial services operations coupled with a passion for people management, then this is a role for you. Please apply now.  

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: COG-961166
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, FX & Money Markets, Operations
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Operations
Recruiter: Tatiana Stepanova
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