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Operations Associate - Full-Time [Permanent]

Location: Abu Dhabi

(Immediately Available Preferred)

AirCarbon Exchange (ACX) is an award-winning global exchange revolutionizing the voluntary carbon market and is the world’s first carbon-negative exchange. ACX was named Best Carbon Exchange in Environmental Finance’s prestigious Voluntary Carbon Market Rankings 2021.

 

We at AirCarbon are a fast-growing start-up working with amazing people, partners, and a customer-centric culture.

 

The passion for working together across different functions and jurisdictions in high-growth and super-charged environments drives our vision to build the Future of Carbon around the Globe.

 

We are looking for a proactive, team-oriented Operations Associate.

Who we are looking for

  • Point of contact for client enquires related to post-trading support, carbon onboarding, assets management, accounts management (Client Servicing)

  • Monitoring of Exchange operations: transactions blotters monitoring and issues management; the processing of other trades (OTC transactions)

  • Fiat currency asset management

  • Carbon onboarding and asset management

  • Reconciliations (fiat and carbon credits)

  • Reporting (internal and external)

  • Accounts administration and change management.

  • Change delivery and participation in local and global projects

  • Any other duties/projects that will be assigned from time to time

 

Qualifications & Experience 

  • BA, BS, or B.Com degree required (Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics)

  • 2-5 years of relevant working experience

  • Prior experience with either Exchange or Commodity operations or Clearing & Custody operations is required

  • Knowledge of financial markets and products

  • A Passion for protecting our environment and preserving our planet is a must!

  • Proficiency in MS Office; especially with advanced MS Excel skills

  • Strong analytical and data gathering skills

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Self-motivated and excellent team player

  • Organized, detail-oriented with the ability to multitask and prioritize given tight deadlines

  • Must have a “can-do” attitude and be an excellent team player

  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Based in Abu Dhabi or UAE - willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi

  • Prior UAE experience is an advantage but not essential

  • Immediately available is an advantage

 

What you can expect

  • Competitive salary and benefits package

  • Visa and Health Insurance provided as per UAE labour law

  • Direct Client facing exposure

  • Unique opportunities for professional development and growth; within a truly international and diverse team

  • Be part of an expanding team, passionate about building the future or carbon trading.

 

How to apply

To apply for this role, please send your resume and why you believe you are a good fit for the position and AirCarbon to ‘recruitment@aircarbon.co’ quoting ‘ACX/AD-Operations’.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. ACX is an equal opportunities employer.

 

We regret to inform you that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Applicants who do not hear from us within two weeks of their application may assume that their application was unsuccessful. 

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your resume to recruitment@aircarbon.co

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