Controllers-AMD Product Control-Sr. Associate/Jr. VP-Salt Lake City

Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
Job ID
2021-79875
Schedule Type
Full Time
Function(s)
Accounting
Region
Americas
Division
Controllers
Business Unit
IMD Controllers
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

The mission of the Finance Division is to ensure the accuracy of the firm’s financial information by complying with the rules and regulations governing financial markets worldwide. Through critical analysis, the Finance Division helps to protect the firm from reputational risks while also aiding internal and external stakeholders with the evaluation of valuable information such as business performance and global risk. In its role as the firm’s second line of defense, it is essential for all employees within the Finance Division to embrace the firm’s culture of control by identifying and escalating areas of concern and influencing decisions to make certain that appropriate conclusions are made. 

 

CONTROLLERS

The mission of Controllers is to ensure that the firm meets the financial control and reporting obligations of a global, regulated and public financial institution.  As part of the firm’s second line of defense, Controllers provides the critical analysis required while ensuring the internal and external financial information of the firm is accurate. Additionally, Controllers serves an important role in safeguarding the assets of the firm through the independent scrutiny of financial information. Through its strong culture of control and challenge, Controllers helps to protect the firm from reputational and other risks while also engaging regularly with the firm’s regulators and auditors.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Summary:

Candidate will be part of the Performance team in AMD Product Controllers – covering the Tax Advantaged Core Strategies (TACS) and Energy & Infrastructure businesses.  The function involves performance oversight and reporting for hedge funds, separate accounts and mutual funds managed by GSAM.  Candidate will interact with various groups within the business including Portfolio Management, Product Management, Trading Desk and Distribution teams.  Candidate will also work closely with other Controllers, Operations and Technology teams.

 

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Primary role involves analytical review and reporting of performance returns against benchmarks, targets and estimates along with analysis of variances
  • Performance oversight including critical review of significant account P&L and performance with portfolio managers and senior management
  • Report on performance across a variety of GSAM strategies to senior management as well as fund board of directors. Competitor peer rankings also reviewed and reported.
  • Work with Technology on strategic initiatives to enhance the daily performance process and workflow
  • Maintain control procedures around the performance process and management reporting

 

Preferred Experience/Skills:

  • 5 - 7 years of relevant industry experience with exposure to Investment Management
  • Strong academic background with a concentration in Finance/Accounting; working towards CFA, CIPM and/or CPA is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as analytical and organizational skills
  • Strong work ethic with a keen attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment under pressure
  • Solid PC skills, specifically Excel (macros and VBA experience is a plus)

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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