Graduate Product Services Operations Analyst

S&P Global
London, United Kingdom
16 Mar 2023
15 Apr 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
S&P Global Market Intelligence

The Role: Graduate Product Services Operations Analyst

The Location: London, United Kingdom

The Team: Portfolio valuations is a leading provider of independent valuations for cross asset OTC Derivatives and cash products, leveraging unique datasets and established methodologies with market standard models. The Product Services team is responsible for the building and maintaining of long lasting relationships with customers as well as the daily processing, quality control review and delivery of derivative valuations.

The Impact: This team acts as the first point of contact for client queries and is one of the key drivers of long-lasting relationships that can drive new opportunities and growth of the service. A key characteristic of the role is the daily interaction with customers and the focus on driving change internally to address challenges our customers are facing. This team also has a particular focus on price accuracy and quality controls working closely with asset class and market data specialists for valuation investigations and deep dives in order to address customer queries are valuation exceptions.

What's in it for you:
  • Get exposure to vanilla and complex cross asset derivates pricing, including Rates, Credit, FX, Equity, Commodity, and Structured Products.
  • Interact daily and work closely with clients building long lasting relationships and assisting them with daily queries including price challenge investigations.
  • Work closely with asset class, market data and quant specialists for valuation deep dives and contributing to change for new initiatives
  • Be part of a global diverse team collaborating with teams across regions and locations.
  • Building and maintaining strong and long-lasting customer relationships.
  • Organizing and running daily and monthly valuation processes for customers.
  • Hands-on responsibility of investigation and resolution of simple and complex price challenges and queries.
  • Providing product expertise and analysis to customers.
  • Ensuring that data capture and cleaning processes are run, refined and automated.
What We're Looking For:
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in a quantitative discipline. Knowledge of derivatives pricing is preferable
  • Good understanding of OTC derivative valuations in one or more asset classes and be keen to extend knowledge across all asset classes.
  • Strong knowledge of common office tools and software including Excel and VBA. Other programming experience in other languages desirable e.g. SQL, Python
  • Appetite for providing services to external clients on a daily basis. Must embrace the importance of high service levels as part of a commercial relationship and must be to communicate effectively with external clients and across business units within the company.
UK Eligibility
We're now hiring for 2023 full time roles. We're looking for final year students who are working towards a bachelor's or master's degree (or equivalent), and due to complete their studies and be available for a full-time role commencing in 2023.

To be eligible for our UK Graduate positions you must have the right to work full-time now and in the future. We currently do not offer visa sponsorship; however, we do run our programs in several locations across the globe and welcome you to consider those that are relevant to you.

How to apply
Submit your online application, which should include your CV, along with a short cover letter/motivational statement in one attachment (we suggest around 300 words). We want to hear more about you; why you're interested in joining S&P Global, and why you're interested in being considered for the role/s you have applied for.

Application and assessment process
The assessment process that follows is designed to ensure you can learn more about us, showcase your skills and find a role that is right for you.
Stage 1
Apply by submitting your CV and cover letter, ensuring your graduation month and year are clearly stated.
Stage 2
Screening stage. In most locations, this screening stage will be in the form of a telephone interview.
Stage 3
Final stage
The final stage will consist of interviews with the hiring teams. You may be considered for multiple suitable roles throughout this process.


Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

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PDMGDV203 - Entry Professional (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 284127
Posted On: 2023-03-14
Location: London, United Kingdom