Director, Derivative Settlements

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #952

Director, Derivative Settlements

Downtown Toronto


Our client, a leading financial institution based in Downtown Toronto, are looking someone to join them as a Director, Derivatives Settlements. In this role, you will be responsible for leading a large team who handles the settlement process for various derivative products (equities, total return swaps and FX options), alongside this you will also be the key driver for a large operational transformation programme.

As someone who enjoys improving processes and change management, you will take responsibility for leading the creation of support functions and processes for the settlements department across other global locations for the institution. This will include the strategy, technology, controls, process re-engineering and management of relationships with other senior executives.

The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:

  • Wealth of experience within derivatives settlements – knowledge of multiple asset classes would be very advantageous

  • Strong technical aptitude – you will be heavily involved in transformation programmes which include a technology aspect

  • Leadership experience – you will be responsible for a large team, therefore the ability to lead and communicate well at all levels is imperative

  • Change management – this role is suited to someone who is passionate about process improvement. You will be expected to drive change throughout the operation from the ground up

This role is a great opportunity for someone who has strong derivatives settlements experience, is technically minded and is excited by creating and driving change.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online. If you experience is a match we will call you for an initial confidential discussion.


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