SENIOR LEVEL DERIVATIVES ANALYST
-Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, business, economics, or related
-MS Excel skills - must have pivot tables and vlookups
-Required prior industry experience from one of the following teams: derivatives, tax, fund accounting, corporate actions, or groups dealing with derivative products or complex data (5+ years)
-Confidence in knowledge of derivative products within an operations/mutual fund environment
-Must have worked in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment; understand that this is a critical team that has daily deadlines
-Must have excellent communication skills
-Must be able to go permanent without needed sponsorship
*Working with various internal teams such as Fund accounting/NAV, trade processing, prematching, settlements, cash processing, account opening and asset servicing to process transactions and resolve any exceptions on a timely manner.
*Respond to and resolve client inquiries on a timely manner.
*Perform root cause analysis for their respective clients to increase STP and reduce client inquiries.
*Establish and maintain relationships with operations & middle office contacts at clients.
Work as part of the global team performing follow the sun hand offs to ensure a smooth global coverage for global
*Partner with client service teams to help change client behavior where required to remove manual processes.
*Partner with technology strategy team to help identify internal and external facing technology improvement opportunities.
*Ensure all day to day queries dealt with within required SLAs and escalate issues to the team leader.
*High level of client service focus.
*Provide operations subject matter expertise and value added services to clients where required.
*Strong time management skills required to meet the internal and external deadlines/cutoffs.
*Meeting with clients in person along with client service.