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Title:  Manager, Exchange Traded Derivatives Operations (GWO)- Toronto, ON




Requisition ID: 193004

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.


Manager, Exchange Traded Derivatives Operations (GWO) - Toronto, ON


Global Banking and Markets 


Global Banking and Markets (GBM) is a leading Canadian Capital Markets and Investment Banking business with a growing platform in the US and Latin America, operating globally for over 100 years. Scotiabank’s strong U.S. presence provides our clients an important bridge to this key global market for trade and investment flows across the Americas and the world.

Global Banking & Markets provides a full range of investment banking, credit and risk management products and services relevant to the financing and strategic development needs of our clients. Our products include debt and equity financing, mergers & acquisitions, corporate banking, institutional equity sales, trading and research, fixed income products, derivatives, energy, foreign exchange and precious & metals. We also cross-sell the full range of wholesale products and services offered by the Scotiabank Group.

Be part of an innovative, Global Capital Markets and Investment Banking business with a unique geographic footprint that puts capital to work for our clients across industries! We work together to drive ambition for every future!




The Manager will be responsible for supporting Exchange Traded Derivatives (ETD) globally, ensuring business strategies, plans and initiatives are executed / delivered in compliance with governing regulations and internal policies and procedures.


The ETD operations team is responsible for supporting the clearing and settlement of global futures and options on futures traded by the various business lines within Scotiabank.  The main objective is maintaining the official clearing book of record for futures products and supporting the full trade life cycle.  

Responsibilities include: Trade clearing, Trade, position, and cash reconciliation, Settlements, Collateral management, Regulatory Reporting. 


What you'll do:


  • Leads and drives a customer focused culture throughout their team to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems and knowledge.
  • Pro-actively identify, organize and implement changes positively affecting the efficiency, productivity and risk control of the unit’s operations through:
    • Regular review of operational workflows to identify control requirements or redundancies, best practices, and opportunities for technological efficiencies. 
    • Ensuring the department’s standard operating procedures and static data is documented, accessible, reviewed and updated on a regular basis. 
  • Motivate staff to increase individual performances, implement training schedules, engineer and distribute operational workflow fairly by: 
    • Organizing / assigning team tasks to best meet business objectives and customer service expectations
    • Monitoring work in progress / daily transaction volumes via various management information and control reports to ensure team workloads are fairly distributed
    • Identifying key contributors to team success and support them through coaching and mentoring  
  • Contributes to the implementation of technology solutions to improve operations support by:  
    • Providing feedback and support for User Acceptance Testing activities for ongoing system enhancement or implementation of new systems.
    • Supporting trouble shooting activities related to unexpected, unplanned system production issues when required.
  • Understand how the Bank’s risk appetite and risk culture should be considered in day-to-day activities and decisions.
  • Creates an environment in which their team pursues effective and efficient operations of their respective areas, while ensuring the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls to meet obligations with respect to operational risk, regulatory compliance risk, AML/ATF risk and conduct risk, including but not limited to responsibilities under the Operational Risk Management Framework, Regulatory Compliance Risk Management Framework, AML/ATF Global Handbook and the Guidelines for Business Conduct. 


What you'll bring:


  • 4 years minimum Exchange Traded Derivatives operations experience (or similar capital markets asset class) – with a global perspective preferred
  • Strong experience with at least one of the major asset platforms from a “Books and Records” perspective – GMI, RISC, XTP, ADP, Broadridge, etc.
  • Knowledge of Derivative Exchange clearing applications such as CME Group’s FEC, ICE’s ECS/FEC, CDCC TMS & SOLA – or equivalent systems
  • Incumbent would be expected to have in-depth knowledge of the functions and processes the team uses in the performance of its assigned responsibilities and of the controls in place to ensure appropriate risk and regulatory compliance.

Work Arrangement: 


This position is currently a Hybrid role, with the expectation that you will work two days a week in the office. Please note that this is subject to change based on the needs of the business. #LI-Hybrid




At Scotiabank, every employee is empowered to reach their fullest potential, respected for who they are and, embraced for their differences. That’s why we work to grow and diversify talent and engage employees in a performance-oriented culture. 


What's in it for you? 


Scotiabank wants you to be able to bring your best self to work – and life, every day. With a focus on holistic well-being, our many flexible benefit programs are designed to help support your unique family, financial, physical, mental, and social health needs.


Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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