Global Markets, Prime Services, Business Consulting, VP - New York

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2021-81647
Schedule Type
Full Time
Function(s)
General
Region
Americas
Division
Global Markets
Business Unit
Prime Brokerage
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

GLOBAL MARKETS  

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Job Summary & Responsibilities

 

Prime Services provides securities financing, securities lending and other client services (securities clearance and settlement, consulting and capital introduction) to the firm's hedge fund, institutional and broker dealer clients across multiple asset classes. Prime Consulting assists those clients through the start-up process and provides ongoing strategic guidance and support across a variety of practice areas. These practice areas include property & technology, business consulting/operational infrastructure, human resources and regulation & compliance.

The role is working in business consulting/operational infrastructure vertical of the consulting team advising clients on best practices in building a scalable efficient investment manager.  This involves working in close collaboration with the client’s senior leadership in areas which include: operational workflow construction, vendor analysis & implementation considerations, application architecture guidance, operational reviews and operational due diligence preparation.

Job Function:

  • Strong client relationship orientation
  • Understanding client operational and technology requirements and providing options to solve those needs
  • Utilizing data and analytics to provide benchmarking analysis for clients
  • Assisting clients in the project and process management of launching a new fund as well as implementing new systems and service providers
  • Preparing clients for the investor operational due diligence process

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 2-5 years relevant experience (i.e., prime brokerage, futures, clearing, controllers, operations)
  • Team Player
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Strong communication skills, ability to understand and explain complex topics
  • Understanding of hedge fund operations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of prime services
  • Experience with hedge fund strategies and associated instruments utilized by those strategies
  • Project management experience
  • Understanding of the hedge fund vendor environment e.g., auditors, fund administrators, trading systems, etc.
  • Strong ability to multi-task and self-starter

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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