• Securities Division Operations – Equities Ops – Listed Derivatives & DCS Ops - Analyst - Salt Lake City

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2019-56115
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    Listed Derivatives & DCS Ops
    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.

     

    OUR IMPACT
    Listed Derivatives is a business unit responsible for providing operational support to a wide variety of internal and external clients who execute transactions on approximately 50 Global Derivatives Exchanges. The team is responsible for real-time risk management of executions, trade allocation, query facilitation / resolution, reconciliations and position management.

     

    Additionally, Listed Derivatives has a proven track record of developing its team members in a wide variety of functions and skill sets, with opportunities to learn and cross-train in multiple products and teams.

     

    YOUR IMPACT
    A successful candidate will focus on day-to-day client trade processing across a variety of markets, working to ensure that our business and client portfolios reflect the activity accurately and promptly. The candidate will join a new and expanding local team, collaborating not only internally but also with other banks and brokers across the globe. There is a wealth of knowledge to be gained from the diversity of the products and markets covered by Listed Derivatives on a daily basis, along with a unique responsibility contributing to various revenue-driven businesses.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

     

     

    COMMUNICATION

    • Demonstrate interpersonal skills and an ability to develop relationships with stakeholders and clients
    • Understand when to post and share information appropriately to managers
    • Manage communications professionally and timely, and resolve differences

     

    FUNCTIONAL AND TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

    • Navigate systems to perform day-to-day tasks and resolve exceptions
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize to deliver accurate and timely work in a time pressured environment
    • Possess superior organization skills
    • Interest in learning about the many markets and products across the globe that are supported by Listed Derivatives

     

    CLIENT FOCUS

    • Identify client needs and appropriately manage client and business partner expectations in a timely manner
    • Work to understand the foundations of great client experience and leverage available internal tools
    • Establish, cultivate and leverage relationships to resolve trade exceptions

     

    RISK MANAGEMENT

    • Pay strong attention to detail and develop awareness of reputational risk and accountability
    • Articulate operational and risk impacts related to a specific task or procedure
    • Maintain awareness of and act in accordance with team goals and firm policies

    REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Completed Bachelor's degree

     PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Works towards challenging goals and persists in the face of obstacles
    • Strong team player who is flexible and seeks to help other team members
    • Ability to work within a high-risk environment and meet challenging deadlines and targets

    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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