Goldman Sachs & Co. Global Market Operations - Equities Ops - Global Markets Structuring Ops - Associate - Bengaluru in Bengaluru, Indiana
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
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.
Are you interested in learning about and servicing bespoke derivative products? Our team is seeking a professional who is diligent, analytical and has the ability to collaborate with Middle Offices, Trading, Structuring, Controllers, Legal, Technology and Sales to facilitate the issuance and post-trade servicing of Securitized Derivatives, SPVs and other fund structures. You will be able to contribute across the complete Issuance process and manage the product all the way to its maturity. The business continuously expands into new markets and product areas and your expertise will help the business successfully capitalize on upcoming market opportunities
The Structuring Operations team services structured products including securitized notes, warrants, SPVs, and other fund structures. The team covers a wide range of functions including issuance, lifecycle management, payments, expense management, and associated controls. Given the range of responsibilities the team members become subject matter experts in various components of the structures, markets and flows allowing them to manage a variety of tasks and facilitate new business activities. A key focus for the organization is establishing strong risk management procedures and controls to ensure the firm and our clients are protected.
Being a fairly bespoke business, the operations team handles a wide variety of functions across the entire stack from Pre-Trade investigation to Final Settlements and lifecycle servicing. The team also provides the business with expertise and guidance around new markets and products, by completely driving projects that support business expansion into completely new areas.
BUSINESS UNIT OVERVIEW
Structuring Operations provides post-trade servicing support to the Structured Products (notes, warrants, SPVs and fund structures) business across Asia, EMEA and Americas.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
JOB SUMMARY AND RESPONSBILITIES
Gain strong knowledge of securitized derivatives; Build expertise on the securitization and servicing processes across notes and SPVs
Understand the nuances of the various products and markets from an Issuances, Settlement, Lifecycle Servicing perspective to execute the appropriate controls within each product and market
Showcase your attention to detail and risk focus while servicing new issuances & processing lifecycle events on bespoke issuance across markets
Working with various Operations, Technology, Controllers, Legal, & front office teams in the course of your day to day responsibilities
Work with internal and external stakeholders to understand the intricacies of the internal systems as well as the nuances of the regulators and external market environments to partner with the business in new market and product initiatives.
Build and maintain in-house operations databases and mini applications which provide tactical automation and data analytics capability. Explore the possibility of process change through enhancing the same and work towards a risk controlled environment to support business initiatives with scale
Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to drive continuous improvement & strategic initiatives for the business
Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 4 - 6 years of experience in financial services
Candidate must be comfortable in a high-pressured environment
Proven analytical skills, problem solving ability, and attention to detail
Aptitude for building relationships, along with the ability to communicate complex issues to a wide array of internal and external clients with differing levels of product experience
Excellent written, communication and presentations skills
Integrity and passion for working in a competitive environment
Self-motivated and proactive team player who takes ownership and accountability of projects & tasks, has strong organizational skills and effectively manages competing priorities
Prior experience with Structured Products, Derivatives(Securitized and/or OTC), SPVs(Special Purpose Vehicles), Managed Accounts or UCITS Funds from a servicing perspective
Proficiency using the Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Word
Prior process automationexperience
Experience with SQL, Databases (MSSQ / Sybase), VBA, Alteryx and other ETL tools, Python for automation
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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Schedule TypeFull Time
Business UnitGlobal Markets Structuring Ops