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Analyst / Associate, Capital Markets Back Office**

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Crédit Agricole CIB is the corporate and investment banking arm of Crédit Agricole Group, the 10th largest banking group worldwide in terms of balance sheet size (The Banker, July 2022).
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Job description

Business type

Types of Jobs - Operations

Job title

Analyst / Associate, Capital Markets Back Office**

Contract type

Permanent Contract

Management position


Job summary

**This position will be under the Employee Referral Program in Hong Kong.


Department: Capital Markets Operations




Within, Operations, Premises & Country COOs (OPC) based in Hong Kong, Capital Market Operations (CMO) teams are responsible to process the transaction activities for Credit, Rates, FXMM, Securities and Equities for multiple geographies (APAC and EMEA). There are 2 teams under CMO HK in charge of:

Capital Market Middle Office (CMM)

Capital Market Back Office (CMB)

The Back Offices (CMB) provides operational services to multiple CA-CIB sites including Europe and Asia for all Capital Markets transaction including FX, MM, Derivatives, Structured trades and Fixed Income activities.


Key Responsibilities

  •  Manage the full processing cycle of bond trades and payments which includes communication, booking, confirmation, reconciliation and settlement.
  • Responsible for the confirmation processing of capital markets transactions including FXMM, FXNDF, FX Options, IRS/CIRS, Swaption, Caps and Floors, Structured Products covering Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo and other satellites in HK processing hub to ensure the daily operational activities of capital markets products are performed smoothly and efficiently.
  • Confirm with CA-CIB customers for the payment flows to be exchanged as part of the Exchange, Treasury and Derivatives activities.
  • The Back-Office handles settlements for multiple CACIB entities (e.g. Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, Shanghai, London & Paris).
  • Monitor payments and ensure their proper execution within the strict set deadlines.
  • Ensure that daily transactions are processed timely and settled smoothly and efficiently.
  • Process the custody service by checking and maintaining the cash movement of the custodian account and assist to investigate if any discrepancy
  • Recommend on enhancements to ensure the effectiveness in transaction processing and settlement.
  • Keep abreast of special events and special trades
  • Ensure deal booking, payments and confirmations are in compliance with local regulations and the internal policy.
  • Perform 2nd level of checking / validation
  • Communicate with clients or counterparts regarding confirmations, matching, and settlement issues.
  • Monitor and follow-up on breaks and discrepancies appeared in system platforms
  • Conduct study, investigation or other ad-hoc assignments as directed by the team head
  • Proactive and responsive to discrepancy or disagreement issues and active participation in driving towards best possible resolution


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Position location

Geographical area

Asia, Hong Kong



Candidate criteria

Minimal education level

Bachelor Degree / BSc Degree or equivalent

Academic qualification / Speciality

University Degree

Level of minimal experience

0-2 years


At least 2 years of experience in BO operations department


Required skills

  • Good analytical, organizational and interpersonal skill
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Good judgment, alertness and common sense
  • Good analytical, organizational and interpersonal skill
  • Hard-working, comfortable with multi-tasking and able to work under pressure

Technical skills required

  • Good understanding and knowledge of the processing mechanism of Bonds and Repo
  • Experience in FX/MM and Derivatives processing and settlement
  • Good product knowledge for FX, Derivatives, Bonds
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and other PC applications


English speaking, reading and writing (French would be an advantage)