AMD Operations - Centralized RFP Team - West Palm Beach

Location(s) US-FL-West Palm Beach
Job ID
2021-84548
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate, Analyst
Function(s)
Operations
Region
Americas
Division
Asset Management
Business Unit
Client Business
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Asset Management

A career with Goldman Sachs Asset Management is an opportunity to help clients across the globe realize their potential, while you discover your own. As part of one of the world’s leading asset managers with over $2 trillion in assets under supervision, you can expect to participate in exciting investment opportunities while collaborating with talented colleagues from all asset classes and regions, and building meaningful relationships with your clients. Working in a culture that values integrity and transparency, you will be part of a diverse team that is passionate about our craft, our clients, and building sustainable success. Bringing together traditional and alternative investments, Goldman Sachs Asset Management provides clients around the world with a dedicated partnership and focus on long-term performance. As primary investment area within Goldman Sachs, we provide investment and advisory services for pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, endowments, foundations, financial advisors and individuals.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) delivers innovative investment solutions through a global, multi- product platform that offers clients the advantages that come with working with a large firm, while maintaining the benefits of a boutique. GSAM is one of the pre-eminent investment management organizations globally. Critical to the success of GSAM is our ability to leverage a global team of talented professionals to define solutions and lead change across the operational infrastructure.

 

GSAM is seeking to add a highly motivated professional to its Centralized RFP team. This team is primarily focused on the coordination and completion of Request for Proposals (“RFPs”) and Due Diligence Questionnaires (“DDQs”) from prospective as well as existing clients. The Centralized RFP team will work closely with professionals across GSAM’s Client Portfolio Management teams (Fixed Income, Quantitative Investment Strategies and Fundamental Equity) and various sales channels to communicate information regarding the firm, product offerings, investment philosophy, and product-specific information to the client via RFPs and DDQs. The RFP Specialists team is responsible for communicating the investment team’s investment philosophy, process, product positioning and current market trends to clients and each of IMD’s key distribution channels globally.

Job Description:

  • Coordinate and complete high quality RFPs and DDQs from prospective clients, consultants, and existing clients in a timely and accurate manner
  • Develop knowledge of industry trends, competitive landscape and investment team’s capabilities to facilitate improved client experience
  • Develop strong working relationships with client portfolio management teams, sales professionals, client relationship managers, compliance and other groups
  • Learn and communicate the investment team’s investment philosophy, process, product positioning and current market trends to internal and external
  • Assist in developing metrics to track key sales figures including RFP flows, hit rates, etc
  • Assist with ad hoc projects including technology initiatives to automate reports and other
  • Assist with performing second level checks for RFP’s, DDQ’s and 15C’s prepared by the Analysts on the team.
  • Oversee BAU and identify process enhancement opportunities.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/ Master’s Degree (Preferred: Master’s degree of Finance, Economics, Business or Commerce)
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Must be motivated and hard working
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to handle multiple projects, deadlines, personalities, and broad based coverage
  • Knowledge and understanding of Excel, PowerPoint, Word and adaptability to other software products
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • Knowledge of the investment management industry and GSAM is a plus
  • Prior content writing experience is preferable
  • Need strong People Management & Stakeholder Management
  • Good Product Knowledge preferred

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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