Securities Settlement/Operations Manager (m/f)

About CrossLend

CrossLend is a B2B FinTech company with a mission to make the European debt ecosystem more efficient, transparent and profitable. We provide securitisation as a service, transforming loans into notes on a portfolio or 1 loan:1 note basis. Our innovative securitisation setup allows investors to build diversified portfolios of loans (via notes) at a pan-European level, while enjoying greater risk transparency. On the other hand, loan originators profit from flexible opportunities to scale their lending business – opening up much-needed financing avenues to small and medium-sized businesses across Europe. A win-win-win situation for all. Backed by an array of prestigious equity investors from Europe and the U.S., CrossLend plans to establish an international exchange where various forms of debt can be bought and sold.

Your role & responsibilities

  • As a Securities Settlement/Operations Manager for CrossLend, you will be responsible for the processes and relationships between CrossLend and external service providers in the financial market (e.g. our partner bank, WM Datenservice and Clearstream Banking Frankfurt)
  • Close cooperation with capital markets-related third party providers is required to ensure a flawless flow of securities master data and corporate action data to capital market participants
  • Your expertise is required to support the implementation and optimization of the securities issuance and settlement processes
  • Reconciliation of issuance and payment data, identifying, investigating and resolving errors or discrepancies promptly and diligently
  • Compliance with legal requirements, industry regulations, organisational policies and professional codes
  • You will act as an operational key account between main stakeholders, aligning business needs with operational requirements to ensure seamless communication
  • The right profile will be extremely diligent, patient and work towards deadlines
  • The role is very strategic and the right profile should have a good understanding and oversight of his/her projects

Our ideal match

  • You bring at least 3 years of experience in securities operations / structuring of ABS / placement of securities
  • You are fluent in German and have an excellent command of the English language
  • You have a degree in Business or Economics
  • Sound knowledge of financial services and the financial markets
  • Ideally you have experience in banking processes and structuring securities transactions
  • You have a proven background of working in a custody department of a bank or working in clearing house / central securities deposit
  • Legal and regulatory knowledge in structured transactions and placement of securities is a plus
  • Previous experience in working with Clearstream Banking Frankfurt and WM Datenservice would be a plus
  • Good IT Skills

What we offer

  • A work environment with more than 40 committed colleagues from all over the world
  • CrossLend offices are located in one of the most vibrant and exciting capitals in Europe
  • Flexible working hours and a family friendly environment
  • Concrete learning and development opportunities through regular workshops
  • As a way to unwind from work, we have meditation classes
  • Regular update meetings on the company’s achievements, challenges & future forecast

Über CrossLend GmbH

About CrossLend: 

At CrossLend, we’re proud to be trailblazers in the bold new world of digital credit mediation and financing, with our pioneering cross-border marketplace lending platform.

It’s our vision to resolve the supply and demand dilemma of traditional lending in the European market by connecting borrowers from high-interest rate countries with investors from low-interest rate countries, through our unique cross-border marketplace lending platform. We’re bridging Europe’s credit divide to create fresh opportunities for people on both sides of the coin.