Alcentra, Associate Loan Closer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BNY Mellon
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Alcentra, Associate Loan Closer

Alcentra (the "Firm") is a global asset management firm specializing in sub-investment grade debt markets. The firm has an investment track record dating back to 1998, and today employs 126 people, including 61 investment professionals. Alcentra has assets under management of approximately $31.5 billion (as of 31 March 2017) across strategies involving senior loans, high yield bonds, stressed/distressed debt, direct lending and mezzanine capital, and structured credit. Our investors include pension funds, insurance companies, banks, and high net worth individuals. A subsidiary of BNY Mellon Asset Management, Alcentra is headquartered in London, with offices in New York, Boston, and representatives in Singapore and Hong Kong. Please visit our website at www.alcentra.com for more information.
 
Role:
 
Reporting to the Head/Acting Head of Core Operations, this position is an important role within the team and will have exposure to various processes within Core Operations, including but not limited to:
 
The position will involve:
 

  • A significant proportion of the role will be devoted to regulatory reporting, chiefly on MIFID II requirements (Transparency and Trade Reporting). Also EMIR Reporting, FATCA and CRS oversight.  Also required to help the company with any new regulatory requirements, working with internal and external parties to embed procedures.
 
  • Non Loan settlement and asset set up.  In the medium term, potentially overseeing a third party to do this.
 
  • Liaising with counterparts and managing cash levels to coordinate settlement.
 
  • Identifying and escalating issues to traders, internal and external legal counsel and management when required
 
  • Assisting where necessary with loan and bond maintenance to include, but not limited to, rollovers, repayments, PIK, restructures and coupon processing.
 
  • Providing assistance in the setup of new funds; collating and distributing KYC, reviewing Warehousing Agreements, setup on internal and external systems, etc.
     

Qualifications
  Position Requirements:    
  • Reliable, personable and hardworking.  Able to grasp new concepts and regulations.
 
  • Detail orientated individual that can multitask efficiently under pressure and in a fast paced environment.
 
  • Previous knowledge of fixed income/credit and/or exposure to regulations.

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BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: United Kingdom-Greater London-London
Job: Asset Management
Internal Jobcode: 51666
Organization: Alcentra Group-HR13364
Requisition Number: 1715327

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