Senior Manager, Clearing Operations



Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 17, 2023

Job Description

Sr. Manager, Clearing Operations

Cboe Digital is at the fast-moving intersection of financial markets and digital assets. We are rich with capital markets history and the creativity and energy of a FinTech start up. It is this entrepreneurial mindset that we work to develop disruptive technologies and capital markets products.

Role Description

We are looking for a highly motivated communicative leader to join our Clearing team. This position will be responsible for managing and developing individuals who are part of our Treasury and Clearing Operations teams. The ideal candidate will have experience in managing multiple direct reports, various aspects of post-trade settlement lifecycle and an advanced understanding of banking and digital asset transaction processing. The role will report to the Head of Clearing Operations.


  • Supervision of a team that focus on day-to-day business operations and implementation of standard operating procedures

  • Conduct performance management and career development processes for team staff

  • Communicate well with team members by effectively demonstrating and explaining tasks and motivating by defining vision

  • Demonstrate sound judgment and professionalism in decision making, problem solving, escalating to management as appropriate

  • Act as a point of escalation to troubleshoot, resolve or further escalate customer and staff inquiries

  • Ensure all operational control processes are operating effectively and in accordance with internal policies and procedures

  • Aid in the processing of customer settlements including wires, ACH, and digital asset blockchain transactions

  • Work alongside with Clearing and Finance Senior Management to manage relationships with banks and wallet providers

  • Aid in completion of daily tasks such as bank and wallet reconciliations, system alert and exception management processing and customer report generation

  • Ensure and maintain compliance with all regulatory requirements including state money transmitter and CFTC rules as well as internal controls, policies and procedures

  • Be a subject matter expert in various facets of business operations processes and clearing system functionality

  • Strive for continuous improvement by leading and assisting in the planning and development of new treasury and clearing projects to expand platform services and improve automation of key processes.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or other related field

  • 7+ years experience in Treasury Management or related functions preferably at a clearinghouse or clearing services firm

  • Ability to cultivate talent and develop a team

  • Demonstrated ability to manage time and prioritize projects to meet deadlines

  • General understanding of CFTC regulations with an emphasis on customer asset protection rules

  • General knowledge of digital asset products, blockchain transaction processing, etc.

  • Demonstrates sound judgment and professionalism in decision making and problem solving, escalating to management as appropriate upholding strong ethical standards

  • Strong team player who works well with others and supports a culture of learning, knowledge sharing and teaching

  • Excellent customer service skills, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate complex ideas at all levels across the organization

  • Analytic and problem-solving skills, able to see the big picture while paying high attention to critical details

  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to quickly adapt to change and shifting priorities and implement effective action plans

The Cboe Experience

Whether you are just beginning your career or are a senior-level professional, working at Cboe will offer you countless opportunities to develop skills, make an impact through meaningful contributions, and gain rich experiences at an accelerated pace. By working collaboratively with smart, genuine and hardworking colleagues, you will build enduring relationships through frequent collaboration that will serve you well throughout your career, regardless of your chosen path. And, along your exceptional career journey at Cboe you’ll receive amazing benefits and robust rewards.

Equal Employment Opportunity
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