Associate - OPS91417JJ 9/19/2017
The Goldman Sachs Group
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
Associate with Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC in Irving, TX.
Work Schedule: 40 hours per week (9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Duties: Associate with Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC in Irving, TX. Provide support to the Firm s various businesses, including the Commercial Real Estate Desk and Special Situations Group Desks. Responsibilities include: Process monthly remittances received from external servicers, investigate and resolve transactional issues. Settle trades and coordinate funds payment and receipt. Review daily exception reporting and resolve any outstanding items pertaining to assigned portfolios. Execute deal wires. Monitor trade settlement, risk management and control processes. Liaise with Technology groups to initiate, communicate and develop test requirements to effectively implement cross-divisional projects related to business changes or regulatory requirements. Conduct root cause analysis to proactively identify areas of risk, red flags, and unusual activity to prevent fraudulent behavior, financial loss and reputational risk.
Job Requirements: Bachelor s degree (U.S. or equivalent) in an analytical field including Management, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, or Liberal Arts. 2.5 years of experience in the job offered or related finance position. Prior work experience must include 2.5 years: Experience with global financial market products and providing operational support including counterparty risk management; Experience with oversight of trade life cycles and position management; Trade settlement experience with evaluating trade bookings, facilitating settlements, reconciliations, exception management and problem resolution; Utilizing understanding of anti-money laundering and fraud prevention policies; Utilizing client service skills to effectively manage unique client requests and communicate financial operational requirements and procedures; Working with Word, Excel and PowerPoint to manage and analyze large datasets, minimize manual processes and create reports; Analyzing operational risks inherent in daily business processes and driving initiatives to mitigate risks; Problem solving and analytical skills pertaining to identification and resolution of entry error and/or system generated issues in financial processes; Identifying, documenting and implementing procedural changes to improve processes and control infrastructure; Project management skills to execute, drive and deliver projects which span multiple stakeholders across business areas with limited resources and competing deadlines; Managing and processing complex technical closings and lifecycle events while working with external agents, traders, legal counsel and controllers.
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., 2017. All rights reserved
Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.