• Operations - Private Wealth Management (PWM) - Client & Product Mgmt - Portfolio Accounting Team - Associate - SLC

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2018-44451
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    PWM Ops Client Service & Comms
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OPERATIONS

    Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

     

    YOUR IMPACT
    Are you looking to apply your strong analytical and problem solving skills and strengthen relationships with senior business leaders in an impactful way? The Portfolio Accounting team is looking for a professional who can collaborate with technology, business partners, vendors, and other operations teams to perform critical control and reporting functions in a rapidly changing regulatory environment while delivering an excellent client experience.

    OUR IMPACT
    The Portfolio Accounting (PA) team supports the PWM global business by maintaining cost basis and portfolio accounting information, such as realized gain/loss and bond accretion/amortization, to be used on client statements, Client Web, and tax reports. The PA team is also responsible for ensuring data integrity through system reconciliations and exception management. The team works closely with technology to strategically enhance system functionality to support changing business and regulatory needs.

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    • Partner with technology to perform issue root cause analysis, write system enhancement requests, perform UAT testing, and production roll out
    • Develop analytical and problem solving skills to resolve system breaks and exceptions, and resolve client inquiries
    • Showcase strong control and risk management strategies to ensure compliance with US Cost Basis reporting requirements
    • Develop strategies and opportunities for process efficiencies to reduce manual tasks while increasing control in a rapidly growing business


    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Proven client service skills, teamwork and a sense of urgency to fulfill time sensitive and highly confidential tasks
    • Ability to develop and nurture relationships with senior business leaders within cross divisional a team
    • Self-motivated and proactive team player who takes ownership and accountability for projects, has strong organizational skills as well as the ability to effectively manage competing priorities
    • Flexible and able to work well under pressure in a team environment

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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