Head of Backoffice

Banking & Finance Larnaca

Job Description

Our client is a service provider to financial services with offices in Larnaca, Cyprus. On their behalf, we are seeking a highly skilled and experienced individual to join their team as the Head of Backoffice. The ideal candidate will be responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of the backoffice operations, ensuring efficiency, compliance, and smooth functioning across various departments.

Reference #: GC005021

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage the backoffice team, providing guidance, support, and mentorship to team members.
  • Develop and implement backoffice policies, procedures, and workflows to optimize efficiency and streamline operations.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and industry standards related to cryptocurrency and securities operations.
  • Collaborate with other departments, including finance, compliance, legal, and technology, to support business objectives and initiatives.
  • Identify areas for improvement and implement solutions to enhance backoffice processes and systems.
  • Monitor and analyze key performance indicators (KPIs) to assess departmental performance and drive continuous improvement.


  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business administration, or a related field. Advanced degree or professional certifications (e.g., CPA, CFA) preferred.
  • Proven experience in backoffice operations, preferably in the cryptocurrency or financial services industry.
  • Strong understanding of financial principles, regulatory requirements, and industry best practices.
  • Excellent leadership and management skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate team members.
  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and quality.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and adapt to changing priorities