Senior Analyst to Derivatives Operations, Asset Management

Paço de Arcos, PT, 2770-131

Job ID: 24447 


Would you like to be part of a team that has a specific focus on efficiency, scalability as well as projects and implementation of new types of derivatives? We are now looking for an Senior Analyst in Derivatives Operations who can assist with the operational handling of derivatives. 


At Nordea Asset Management, we see that the world is changing fast – and we want to be one step ahead of the curve. That’s why we’re deeply committed to providing the financial solutions of tomorrow to our customers. We’re creating an agile environment where we experiment and grow together – and we need your ideas and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with a chance to make your mark on something bigger.

About this opportunity

What you’ll be doing:

  • Take care of our daily operational tasks covering issues such as trade confirmation, reconciliation, break handling and payments.
  • On a daily basis interact with our portfolio managers, counterparties, clearing brokers and other internal- and external business units. 
  • You will contribute to developing new and better control routines and ensure that appropriate information is distributed to internal as well as external stakeholders.

You’ll join a team of  12 employees and be a central part of the Asset Management value chain under Operations & Technology. Nordea Asset Management is responsible for all actively managed investment products in Nordea and coordinates the development, implementation, running, support and management of our asset management product offering, including the operation and management of the fund companies.


The role is based in Oeiras.

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Possess a robust desire and a balanced approach to setting priorities for upcoming tasks.
  • Are able to communicate professionally with key stakeholders externally and internally.
  • Work structured and result-oriented, both in teams and individually.
  • Have a professional and quality-conscious approach to your work.
  • Actively identify problems areas and mitigate the risk and escalate if needed.
  • Employ a methodical strategy for troubleshooting, examining numerical figures, textual information and additional forms of data.
  • Have at least a few years of experience in the financial industry and theoretical knowledge of derivatives. 

We are using SimCorp Dimension and SunGuard IntelliMatch why experience with these is an advantage but not a requirement.


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 30/06/2024.


We will start interviews during the application period and we will take the liberty to close the recruitment once we have found the right match.

We offer a great opportunity to work in a dynamic and constantly changing business environment. We are very focused on development and our daily work offers a wide range of tasks and challenges


At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


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