• CIMD Operations - GSAM Ops - Trade Management – Analyst – Salt Lake City

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2019-53685
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    Trade Management
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OPERATIONS
    Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and control to preserve and enhance the firm’s assets and its reputation. For every trade agreed, every new product launched or market entered, every transaction completed, it is Operations that develops the processes and controls that makes business flow.


    YOUR IMPACT
    Are you looking to expand your understanding of financial products and be well versed on the life cycle of a trade? Our Trade Management team is seeking a professional who is looking to collaborate with traders, portfolio managers and external counterparties to ensure all trades are communicated, confirmed, and settled to safeguard our clients and funds. 

     

    OUR IMPACT
    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is the investment management arm of the firm. As a leading player in the asset management world, GSAM makes pioneering industry improvements a priority across all of its sectors. The Trade Management team has primary responsibility of mitigating risk throughout all aspects of trade flow, settlement, and collateral management.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Prepare to gain a comprehensive understanding of the trade lifecycle by interacting with traders, strategists, clients, and technologists to work toward the shared goal of risk mitigation
    • Connect daily with traders and brokers to resolve issues and ensure timely settlement of trades
    • Understand and improve problem solving capability for complex trade flow, accounting issues, and transactional discrepancies
    • Showcase leadership in project management skills toward aims of improved cross-product support and relationship management
    • Leverage your quantitative skills to decompose processes to improve control and scale of the business
    • Provide reporting to senior leadership and produce insightful analyses of the business upon request for management
    • Grow with the team; develop a deeper understanding of complex transactions and work with our business partners to progress our trade capture capabilities

     

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of four years of professional experience
    • Knowledge of financial products, whether academically or professionally acquired
    • Proven ability to effectively manage competing priorities and to work well under pressure in a team environment
    • High level of discretion and awareness of accountability
    • Analytical skills and interest in developing problem-solving capabilities

     

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Work experience in financial services
    • Comprehension of industry agenda and platforms (e.g., DTC, SWIFT, DTCC)
    • Positive attitude and eagerness to learn

    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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