• Securities Division Operations - Securities Trade Management – Asset Servicing – Analyst – Salt Lake City

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2019-57233
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    Asset Servicing
    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

    Asset Servicing is a Securities Trade Management business unit responsible for the management of Voluntary Income and Corporate Actions events across the globe for both equity and fixed income products.  Areas of focus include event creation, reconciliation, instruction, entitlement distribution, and dedicated client service. Asset Servicing has a proven track record of developing its team members in a wide variety of functions and skill sets.

     

    YOUR IMPACT

    A successful candidate would focus on day-to-day processing within a regional team, collaborating with other groups across the globe, with the opportunity to work cross-function. There is a wealth of knowledge to be gained from the diversity of the markets, events and products covered by Asset Servicing on a daily basis, along with a unique opportunity to interact heavily with various businesses and operational units across the firm.

     

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

     

    Communications

    • Demonstrate interpersonal skills and an ability to develop relationships with stakeholders
    • Contribute at team meetings, ask questions and actively listen to grasp information
    • Understand when to post and share information appropriately to managers

    Functional & Technical Expertise

    • Navigate systems to perform day-to-day tasks and build technical expertise to resolve issues
    • Exhibit ability to multi-task and prioritize to deliver accurate and timely work in a time pressured environment
    • Possess superior organization skills with regards to project and day-to-day work
    • Invest time in learning about the markets and products supported by Asset Servicing

    Innovation

    • Clearly articulate business issues and propose practical solutions
    • Contribute to the execution of the team and organization’s strategy
    • Proven track record of taking initiative and implementing innovative solutions
    • Develop good working knowledge of available technology capabilities and how and where to deploy them

    Client Focus

    • Identify client needs and appropriately manage client 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 identify and execute on process enhancements

    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
    • Apply root cause analysis to identify opportunities for process improvements

    Management, Leadership & Culture

    • Play an active role in GS citizenship activities and seek leadership opportunities where possible
    • Respond to and action ongoing feedback on a timely basis
    • Take accountability for actions as part of the function
    • Maintain awareness of and act in accordance with team goals and firm policies

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor's degree

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Understands the broker dealer environment and the key associated market risks
    • Works towards challenging goals and persists in the face of obstacles
    • Strong team player who is flexible and seeks to help other team members
    • Prior experience with Asset Servicing in a global market or another securities-related function
    • Logical and proactive thinker with a reputation of great judgment
    • Ability to work within a high-risk environment and meet challenging deadlines and targets
    • Desire to understand the front-to-back of the function and how the role impacts the bigger picture

     

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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