Goldman Sachs & Co. Operations, IMD Operations, Portfolio and Data Control, Associate - Singapore in Singapore, Singapore

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

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

YOUR IMPACT

Are you looking to expand your understanding of financial products and build front to back understanding of GSAM business and systems? GSAM Portfolio Control team is seeking a professional who is looking to collaborate with various internal teams and external counter parties to ensure all positions and cash held across our portfolios are in line with custodian records, to safegaurd 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 Portfolio Control team is responsible to ensure that accuracy of GSAM internal books and records.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

JOB SUMMARY AND RESPONSBILITIES

  • Partner with a team of product experts to review all portfolio cash and position exceptions, gaining a strong knowledge and financial risk awareness.

  • Possessing an analytical mindset to troubleshoot exceptions/problems independently and connect daily with custodians to resolve issues and ensure timely resolution of breaks.

  • Prepare to gain a comprehensive understanding of the front to back transaction flow and detail understanding of portfolio accounting.

  • Work daily with various internal teams, external custodians and brokers, technologists to work toward the shared goal of risk mitigation.

  • Have a good control mindset and able to apply appropriate operational controls across client portfolios

  • Grow with the team; develop a deeper understanding of complex transactions and work with our business partners to reduce overall exceptions and improve scale

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of 3.5 years relevant Operations experience

  • Capable of prioritizing and work under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • Possesses excellent communication skills and attention to detail

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Proactive, self-motivated individual with high levels of ownership and drive to achieve

  • Demonstrates ability to independently troubleshoot and resolve most common problems that arise

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.© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

Job ID2018-45023

Schedule TypeFull Time

LevelAssociate

Function(s)Operations

RegionAsia Except Japan

DivisionOperations

Business UnitPortfolio & Data Control

Employment TypeEmployee