Operations, Securities Division Operations, FICC Ops - Currency Operations - Analyst - Singapore

  • Competitive
  • Singapur, Singapore
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 20 Mär 19

Operations, Securities Division Operations, FICC Ops - Currency Operations - Analyst - Singapore

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB WHO WE ARE
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 in the world. 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.

OUR IMPACT
Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all areas of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the globe. Alongside this integral service delivery role, Operations provides essential risk management and control, preserving and enhancing the firm's assets and its reputation. Behind every trade executed, every new product launched, every market entered, and every transaction completed is an Operations team that develops the foundational processes and controls that make our business flow.

Within Securities Divisional Operations, the FX/Rates Sales and Trading Services team provides risk management by facilitating the intraday processing and exception management of trade breaks both internally and externally for FX/Rates products. Various operational reconciliations are performed on trade date and post trade date to ensure successful trade flow and books and records balancing. The team also executes various projects aimed at balance sheet optimization and gaining operational efficiency.

The team works closely with team members across regional and global offices to facilitate the above functions. The team support a cross section of products ranging from highly complex structured transactions to more vanilla trades. Individuals are required to develop a strong product, industry, and technical knowledge in order to facilitate the transaction flow and to anticipate and avoid potential trade problems. This position requires a high degree of communication with traders and salespeople in a fast paced setting and ongoing interaction with other Operations teams, Compliance, Credit, and Technology to resolve issues arising from trade execution, client queries, and new business. In addition, we are looking for a strong candidate that can help to drive workflow improvement across the organization.

YOUR IMPACT
Are you looking to for an opportunity to be part of a team that works directly with institutional clients, sales & trading desks, technology and other business partners to offer best in class client service, solve complex problems and influence change? This is a great opportunity for an analytical/client service individual to utilize their professional skills by controlling risks and driving efficiencies in a fast paced environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Work with Client, Sales/Trading desks and other stakeholders to resolve any open questions/issues
  • Become a subject matter expert to mitigate risk and drive efficiencies
  • Manage real-time trade booking exceptions internally between the trading desk and sales force
  • Monitor and control operational risk throughout the trade processing life cycle
  • Collaborate with our technology and business partners to enhance systems and workflows
  • Engage in various industry and regulatory initiatives in a constantly changing environment
  • Collaborate with technology teams on the implementation of process flow improvements and efficiencies

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Proactive, enthusiastic, and creative approach with very high attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Highly collaborative and team-focused with ability to interact effectively with a wide range of individuals
  • Effective problem solving and critical thinking skills along with the ability to use discretion and good judgment

Preferred Qualifications
  • At least 2-5 years of work experience in Finance or related field
  • Competency with MS Suite, especially Excel, and the ability to learn multiple programs quickly
  • Japanese language - spoken, reading and writing


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS 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.

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