Custody – Senior Operations SME/Project Lead – 12-month contract

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Location: Sydney

Salary description: Competitive

  • Contract or Temporary
  • 7 to 10 years of experience

Our client is a leading global custodian with a sizeable presence and team in Sydney’s CBD. They are seeking senior level Custody and Clearing Operations candidates with experience across various functions and asset classes to join their team for 12 months to support their change projects team as a Subject Matter Expert.

Circa 10 years’ prior experience across custody – settlements, operations, reconciliations, corporate actions is required. Prior working experience in projects will be held highly.


  • Undertaking and co-ordinating Statements of Work or analysis/estimates/document new Projects as required.
  • Supporting analysis and documenting processes and change as required by projects.
  • Progressing Statement of Works / New Instruments / projects in accordance with the Change Management process requirements for training, communication, risks & control, compliance and legal
  • Preparing realistic timelines.
  • Engaging internal stakeholders, business analysts and operational staff as required by projects.
  • Documenting plans for small projects.
  • Updating issue, risk & change registers.
  • Organising and assisting with UAT


  • 10 years’ experience within the Custody and Clearing industry (desirable to have gained exposure to the operations of a Custodian, Private Bank or broker).
  • Exposure to Treasury functions also an advantage.
  • Proven track record within Custody and Clearing Services with an understanding of Operating Model design, market best practise and an awareness of current industry practice within the regulatory environment
  • Proven change management and process improvement capability
  • Strong people leadership and management capability
  • Competent strategic thinker with the ability to create and implement solutions
  • Ability to foster and maintain strong interpersonal relationships both internally and externally

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