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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.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS OUR IMPACT
Goldman Sachs is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of services worldwide to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high net-worth individuals. Founded in 1869, it is one of the oldest and largest investment banking firms. The firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Bangalore, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centres around the world. We are committed to growing our distinctive Culture and upholding our core values which always place our client's interests first. These values are reflected in our Business Principles, which emphasise integrity, commitment to excellence, innovation and teamwork.
The regional Asset Servicing team is responsible for the processing of Voluntary Income and Corporate Actions events within Europe, the Middle East and Africa for both equity and fixed income products. Areas of focus include event creation, reconciliation, instruction, distribution of entitlements and dedicated client service. A successful candidate would focus on one of these areas 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 and the requirement to heavily interact with the various business and operations areas throughout Goldman Sachs.
• The distribution of entitlements from Voluntary EMEA Equity and Fixed Income Corporate Action and Income events
• Asset Servicing event creation in proprietary systems
• The support of internal trading desks, prime brokerage clients, stock loan counter-parties and external brokers.
• Reconciliation of cash and stock balances
• Interpreting information from and liaising with custodian banks and self clear markets utilizing standards such as SWIFT
• Delivery of accurate and timely work within a time pressured environment
The department has a proven track record or developing its team members in a wide variety of functions and skill sets.
There is the opportunity to grow and move within the Asset Serving group depending on team needs.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
• Understanding of a broker dealer environment and key associated market risks
• Experience of Asset Servicing in EMEA markets
• Superior organization skills with regards to day to day and project work
• Logical and proactive thinker
• Strong team player with good communication skills
• Ability to work in a high risk environment to challenging deadlines and targets
• Proven track record of using initiative and implementing process improvements
Goldman Sachs is a meritocracy where you will be given all the tools to help you develop. At Goldman Sachs, you will have access to excellent training programmes designed to improve multiple facets of your skills portfolio. Our in-house training programme, 'Goldman Sachs University' offers a comprehensive series of courses that you will have access to as your career progresses. Goldman Sachs University has an impressive catalogue of courses which span technical, business and leadership skills training.
In order to help you navigate the organisation, you will be given a mentor from outside of your immediate department. This person will be positioned to provide you with objective advice and guidance on your career development.
We value internal mobility. The chance to take on new challenges in the firm over time will ensure that you remain stimulated and will help in your continued professional and personal development.
Goldman Sachs is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of age, race, colour, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other basis that is prohibited by applicable law.
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 .
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