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Financial Operations Associate

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Location United States,

Remuneration Competitive

Employment type perm

Updated 11th Jan 2017

Company Selby Jennings

Contact Adriel Chang (NY)

Phone (646) 759-5606

Email click here

Financial Operations Associate

Description

Our client is a leading asset manager headquartered in New York dealing with alternative investments. Their internally developed software has complemented cutting-edge strategies that have seen them grow to one of the most competitive and selective firms in the industry. They are currently looking for analytical, motivated individuals to join their financial operations team full-time.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and monitor trades across multiple asset classes, including fixed income, equity and FX
  • Maintain daily reports of transactions, accounts and rectify errors associated with trade discrepancies
  • Implement policies, best practices in conjunction with select peers from other departments to enhance inter-department relations and process efficiency
  • Interact with and directly support Portfolio Managers and Systematic traders
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients and colleagues, both locally and internationally, addressing problems and answering all inquires in a timely manner
  • Take part in technological initiatives, special projects, and general operational and administrative responsibilities on an as-need basis

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (4 years)
  • At least 2 years' experience working in trade/investment operations, portfolio accounting capacity
  • Strong knowledge of derivative products
  • Experience with private equity is a huge bonus
  • Exceptional multitasking and communication skills
  • Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft Office applications
  • Knowledge of SQL, VBA, R, Python a bonus but not required
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg, Oasys etc. a bonus but not required

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