• Operations - Business Arch & Change Mgmt - Market Solutions - Vice President - New York

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2018-49771
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    Digital Transformation
    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 help transform the way GS and financial services work? Do you have an interest in new technologies and innovation? Are you looking to apply your presentation, analysis and project management skills in order to drive and build the business cases to make these changes a reality. The Market Solutions team is looking for a VP who is capable of driving the division’s target operating model by identifying and executing industry opportunities, and by creating and maintaining relationships through the division, firm and with external stakeholders to deliver on strategy.


    This is an exciting role where you will engage with senior leadership across the division and the firm as we explore and build new opportunities. Typical global stakeholders include Operations, Technology, Legal, Compliance and the Securities Division, as well as a diverse portfolio of vendors, clients and counterparties.

     

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    • Partner with divisional and business stakeholders to identify and execute on structural industry opportunities
    • Research new technologies, vendors and concepts to provide thought leadership on their application across the division and facilitate internal education and socialisation of these advances.
    • Build internal and external relationships to generate opportunities that facilitate the delivery of the Operations strategy.
    • Proactively manage external relationships for GS including central counterparties and other third party pre- and post-trade service providers to achieve the firm’s commercial and strategic goals
    • Provide transparent connectivity for market infrastructure relationships at all levels of the organization
    • Coordinate the firm’s vendor management program for market infrastructure providers, which will assess vendors’ risk management, fee structure, service level, and issue resolution

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • At least 5 years of professional work experience, with previous experience in Operations, the Financial Services industry, Project Management, Vendor Management and / or Management Consulting
    • Bachelors/ Undergraduate Degree

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Excellent communication & presentation skills with the ability to influence a wide range of stakeholders, both internally and externally
    • Outstanding analytical and decision-making skills
    • Ability to operate independently and effectively drive multiple initiatives
    • Detail oriented with the ability to quickly identify and learn pertinent information across wide range of businesses
    • Ability to combine tactical and strategic thinking
    • Track record of scoping and driving delivery of projects
    • Strong presentation and PowerPoint skills

    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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