LSEG Trade Support Specialist (2nd Level Support) in St. Louis, Missouri
Refinitiv is one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure. Serving more than 40,000 institutions in over 190 countries, we provide information, insights, and technology that drive innovation and performance in global markets. Our 160-year Reuters heritage of integrity enables customers to make critical decisions with confidence, while our unique open platform, best-in-class data, and cutting-edge technology bring greater opportunity to our customers. By advancing our customers, we drive progress for the entire financial community.
About Trading Operations
The Trading Operations group provides trade, order, and workflow support for the Refinitiv transactions platforms across asset class including foreign exchange, equity, and fixed income.
Refinitiv FX offers the world’s leading independent source of trusted FX market insight, interbank and dealer-to-client electronic trading venues, workflow management, post-trade and regulatory support for both sell- and buy-side market participants. The Refinitiv FX portfolio includes:
Electronic Trading (ET)
Swap Execution Facility (SEF)
Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF)
Trade Notifications (TRTN)
The products and services we support are diverse in their functionality and complexity. These products exist on numerous infrastructure components and rely on complex global network connectivity to ensure the delivery of fast, reliable and secure services. We serve over two hundred banks and are one of the major FX trading solutions in the market. We operate from global locations and have offices in St. Louis, London, Bangalore, Singapore, Tokyo, Manila and Sydney.
We are looking for an energetic and dynamic Trading support specialist to be a part of our global team. The candidate’s primary role will be to provide technical and functional support for the application and its infrastructure, liaising with investment banks' business & technical staff and working with developers, product managers and internal business owners to provide an exceptional level of service to all internal and external customers.
To be the ideal candidate you will be very comfortable with technology and have strong communication skills (both written and oral). You will enjoy problem solving and interacting with various people throughout the day. You like to learn new technology and approach challenges with an open mind and positive attitude. We are looking for the right personality that will match our bold, open, and focused culture, while putting the needs of our clients first and striving to achieve the goals set by our management team.
Log all inquiries, and track every ticket through to resolution in Salesforce CRM
Handle all incoming inquiries from external clients and internal Sales and Relationship Managers alike
Investigate and resolve client issues related to trade execution, confirmation, and STP
Provide clients with training and guidance on system functionality and workflow
Resolve technical issues in conjunction with application support, network, and development teams
Work with external vendors and partners to resolve trade and order issues
Identify and communicate urgent issues that may have associated P/L and franchise risk
Build knowledge of the market place and keep up with current industry trends
Work with the global team to ensure support is aligned around all regions
Able to do some out of hours/weekend work when necessary
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to differentiate and prioritize urgent queries
FX and Electronic Trading background preferred
Experience using CRM tools such as Salesforce
Quick learner with strong attention to detail and ability to think outside the box
Familiar with Unix/Linux systems and basic sys-admin abilities
A good understanding of databases, SQL queries and data schemas
Ability to provide clear, professional and timely responses to customers’ questions
Proven ability to problem solve by leveraging knowledge, tools, logic, and relationships
Display the lateral thinking required to solve complex technical problems
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