Do you have a strong knowledge of multiple types of securities / products? Do you have a strong knowledge of reconciliation and settlement of these products? Have you have held a senior position in an investment operations team within financial services that hasn't given you the gratification you've been seeking?
If the answer to these questions is YES! Then please continue to read on below....
A global asset manager with an AUM north of $10billion is seeking an Investment Operations Manager to join their Chicago office. The role will report into the Head of Investment Operations and involve the management of a team of 4 people. The day to day responsibilities will include the hands-on management of the daily settlement, reconciliation processes and controls across the firm's custodian and prime brokerage accounts.
Given the complex nature of many of these accounts, the Investment Operations Manager will also lead all Corporate Actions processes and controls across the business. A strong understanding of the PnL effect of Corporate Actions in addition to this in-depth product knowledge described above will be integral to the role.
What You Will Have
Strong undergraduate degree from a top tier University in Finance, Accounting or a relevant discipline. Strong academic performance is desirable.
At least 7 years' experience of Investment / Clearing Operations within a Financial Services organization. Hedge Fund / Asset Manager would be desirable.
Management or Supervision of a team of individuals is ESSENTIAL for the position.
Strong communication skills with an emphasis on presenting and supporting PnL calculations.
A deep understanding of the PnL effect of Corporate Actions
Deep product knowledge across securities.
What's In It for Me?
Opportunity to take a lead role in an integral team within a global organization.
Outstanding working culture with strong work life balance and fun collaborative team environment
Fully catered lunches.
Company can assist in relocation for individuals that are interested in the role but not currently located in Chicago.