Are you a couple of years into your career and ready to take an exciting next step together with other finance professionals? Are you an experienced professional looking for an inspiring new environment?

AFS offers challenging career opportunities to courageous and ambitious finance professionals with a common sense view, executing power and the ability to communicate with clients on all levels.

AFS General has the following 2 open vacancies at the moment:

Junior Backoffice Employee

Organization

AFS Group B.V. is an independent European multi-asset class broker, primarily operating as an intermediary for Financial Institutions, Corporate Clients and (semi) Government bodies.

With offices in Amsterdam, London, Zurich and Frankfurt, AFS offers a range of Fixed Income, Interest Rates, Energy / Environmental, Exotics, Equity and Equity derivatives products. AFS also offers a variety of market information and data services. AFS has 90 employees.

Your department

AFS Group is looking for a Junior Employee Backoffice. The Backoffice Department is the key link between our experienced traders on the one hand and clients, external parties and internal stakeholders (compliance, accounting) on the other hand.

The primary responsibility of the department is to facilitate an in control trading process, starting with handling KYC-requests to monitoring and settling high value transactions and finishing with reporting daily P&L of all traders.

Additionally, the highly experienced team has an important role in optimizing the operational environment, where several inhouse systems are operated and different internal procedures apply. As our new Junior Employee Backoffice., your operational emphasis will be at the Equity & Derivatives, Money markets and Fixed Income departments.

Your new function

  • Start up and monitor KYC process
  • Correctly and accurately process client and market static data
  • Administer, monitor and reconcile Derivatives, Fixed Income and Money Market deals
  • Book and proactive monitor all (overdue) trades to minimize settlement risks
  • Identifying improvements within processes and procedures
  • Central point of contact within AFS concerning all transaction related queries

Who should be our new colleague?

  • Bachelor degree (HBO) in Finance/Accountancy/Economics or equivalent
  • 0-2 years working experience
  • Affinity with the financial industry (preferably derivatives of fixed income)
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Ability to work accurately, take initiative and solve problems effectively
  • Ability to work independently and as an assertive team player
  • Experience with Clearing and Settlements is an advantage
  • Eager approach to learn new information and processes
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in English
  • To be a team player and work well under pressure
  • Affinity with Excel is a pre

Why should you apply?

AFS gives you the opportunity to be part of a young, growing and ambitious team within a strongly developing and dynamic market. We offer:

  • A versatile full-time position in a fast growing and professional organisation
  • Competitive renumaration and training possibilities
  • A variety of activities
  • AFS Group is situated on the old trading floor of the historical Amsterdam Stock Exchange, located in the heart of Amsterdam. Here you will be entering an international and professional working environment with a strong focus on both professional and personal development

Interested?

If you are interested, please send your resume and a brief note on why you should be the new addition to our team to the HR Manager Robbin Sewdin.

Medior Front-end Developer (Vue) – AFS Group Amsterdam

Our organization

AFS Group is a European financial service provider specialised as an intermediary in the wholesale Financial- and Renewable Energy sector. With offices in four countries AFS provides voice-
and hybrid brokering-, execution-, electronic trading- and transaction advice services. Our mission is to facilitate Financial Institutions, Corporates and (semi) Government bodies in the whole area of the Financial- and Renewable instrument transaction cycle.

For our quickly growing organisation we are looking for an Experienced Frontend Developer.

Job description and working environment:

AFS Group is expanding at a rapid pace. The continuously changing financial landscape is creating several new possibilities.

Your main task will be to design, develop and implement the frontend of our state-of-the-art trading platform. This platform should meet the needs of fast-growing market segments and comply with all relevant regulatory requirements.  The development will take place in close consultation with your direct IT colleagues, AFS’ Frontoffice and, where necessary, relevant market parties.

Our technology stack combines both stable and new technologies. The current frontend stack exists of VueJS. You will be working within a highly motivated and skilled IT-team, in the centre of Amsterdam.

What do we require of you?

  • Bachelor’s degree (HBO) or comparable
  • At least 3 years of experience as a front-end developer
  • Experience with Vue
  • Experience with Design / Wireframing
  • Fluent in English and preferably Dutch.
  • Typescript experience

Which extras are considered an absolute pre?

  • NodeJS and NPM knowledge
  • Experience with Git
  • Familiarity with setting up a working dev. environment
  • Working experience in the financial sector
  • Have knowledge or experience with Docker
  • Frontend Testing Experience

What we offer

You have the opportunity to join a company which is highly ambitious, growing fast and young at heart.

AFS provides a fast paced, professional and international working environment, with a strong focus on personal development. You will be joining a quickly growing IT-team and can really have an impact on company level.

Additionally, on-the-job training by specialists as well as external courses are part of what we offer you, in order to unlock your full potential.  In addition to that, we offer competitive remuneration and benefits including profit sharing possibilities. AFS is located in the heart of Amsterdam, on the old trading floor of the stock exchange at Beursplein 5.

Interested

If you are interested, please send your cover letter and resume to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).

Applications from self-employed persons will not be processed