Operations - GSAM Ops - Trade Management - Analyst - Bengaluru

Goldman Sachs (Bengaluru, KA, India) 27 days ago

OPERATIONS

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.

Operations partners with all areas of Goldman Sachs to deliver our institutional, consumer and asset management businesses and to provide a seamless experience for our clients.

We manage and process our clients’ business, including onboarding, post-trade processing and regulatory compliance. Our teams work closely across the firm to develop and deliver new products and services, while mitigating operational risk and enhancing the client experience. We drive process and technology change to scale and automate our businesses.

Operations professionals are either embedded in the revenue division that they support, or they support multiple businesses and are part of core Operations.

WHO WE ARE

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world. We are committed to growing our distinctive culture and upholding our core values. These values are reflected in our Business Principles, which emphasize integrity, commitment to excellence, innovation and teamwork.

YOUR IMPACT

Are you looking to expand your understanding of financial products and be well versed on the life cycle of a trade? Our Trade Management team is seeking a professional who is looking to collaborate with traders, portfolio managers and external counterparties to ensure all trades are communicated, confirmed, and settled to safeguard our clients and funds.

OUR IMPACT

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is the investment management arm of the firm. As a leading player in the asset management world, GSAM makes pioneering industry improvements a priority across all of its sectors. The Trade Management team has primary responsibility of mitigating risk throughout all aspects of trade flow, settlement, and collateral management.


JOB SUMMARY & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • This is a highly interactive role and as such requires the capability to work effectively with a diverse range of professionals both internally and externally, covering a wide variety of products and functions
  • Work with external dealers to provide the necessary documentation and information to allow them to conduct credit review and open derivative trading lines
  • Partner with GSAM trading desks to understand investment and trading strategies to be able to provide suitable trading line coverage
  • Build understanding of various documents that govern trading. Complete Operational set ups required to onboard trading counterparties, once documents are reviewed & negotiated by Legal.
  • Prepare to build a comprehensive understanding of standard settlement instructions (SSI’s) and their role in settlement of trades. Work with Trading desk, Internal teams, Custodians & Brokers to set up SSI’s for new Accounts/Markets and keep them current (update for any changes)
  • Identify potential risks in operational processes; develop and implement controls to mitigate risk. Analyze, suggest and execute process improvements
  • Provide reporting to senior leadership and produce insightful analyses of the business upon request for management.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 1-3 years of professional experience.
  • Knowledge of financial products, trade lifecycle whether academically or professionally acquired.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Aptitude for building relationships and ability to communicate complex issues to a wide array of internal clients with differing levels of product experience.
  • Demonstrate willingness to deep dive into an issue or problem to establish and address root cause. Attention to detail and interest in problem solving.
  • Proven ability to effectively manage competing priorities and to work well under pressure in a team environment.
  • Demonstrate strong team player skills. Effectively collaborate with others both regionally and globally.

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Experience in onboarding trading counterparties is preferred
  • Basic understanding of regulatory landscape
  • Work experience in financial services.
  • Comprehension of industry trends and platforms.
  • Positive attitude and eagerness to learn.
  • Lead by example to challenge status quo and look for innovative/creative ways to improve current processes and procedures.

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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Operations - GSAM Ops - Trade Management - Analyst - Bengaluru

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