• Operations - Securities Division Operations - Fixed Income Securities Sales & Trading Services - Analyst - Dallas

    Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
    Job ID
    2019-56207
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    FI Securities Operations
    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.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Fixed Income Securities supports the Fixed Income institutional desks with trade booking, confirmation, Prematching and fails management. The team is also responsible for exception detection, research, resolution and escalation of position & cash differences in client, broker and inter-company accounts.

     

    PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Processing of electronic and manual client allocations
    • Request account setup and instruction updates
    • Onboard clients to trade electronically
    • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of client confirmations
    • Pre- match trades with clients on Fixed Income products prior to settlement date in order to minimize exposure and potential risk
    • Analyze and understand the cause of the exceptions which were caused after settlement date and work with related teams on resolution.

     

    SKILL / EXPERIENCE:

    • Relevant experience in an operational management position or similar role with a proven track record for managing multiple processes, functions and driving change.
    • Strong communication skills. Essential for interacting at all levels, across business disciplines and regions.
    • Strong influencing skills essential. Capable of assertively interacting with business stakeholders and counterparts in order to resolve day to day issues, control risks and improve operational efficiency.
    • Strong problem solving skills/ability to hold clear and concise conversations with internal and external business partners.
    • Develop new processes and re-engineer current processes to meet changing needs of the business.
    • Highly organized individual with attention to detail and excellent ability to execute on deliverables.
    • Experience in working with business and technology partners to develop functional specifications to address complex business needs.
    • Leader who works effectively in a team setting and is creative about providing innovative solutions (new processes, technologies and approaches).

    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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