DCS & Listed Derivatives Operations Associate- Warsaw

Location(s) PL-Warsaw
Job ID
2018-42527
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Operations
Region
EMEA
Division
Operations
Business Unit
Listed Derivatives & DCS Ops
Employment Type
Employee

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

YOUR IMPACT

 

Are you a logical thinker with a strong problem solving skill set and a quick learner with an eye for detail and accuracy? We are looking for professionals to join our Operations team to mitigate risks associated with the booking, allocation and reconciliation of listed derivative transactions.

 

OUR IMPACT

 

Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and control to preserve and enhance the firm’s assets and reputation. For every trade agreed, every new product launched or market entered, every transaction completed, it is Operations that develops the processes and controls that makes business flow.

 

Listed Derivatives is a fast-paced team in Operations that controls the risk associated with clearing, position maintenance and reconciliation of futures and options positions across a wide number of markets and client types.

 

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

 

• Prepare to gain a comprehensive understanding of the execution and clearing flows by interacting with traders, sales people, clients and a wide variety of Operations teams across the firm

• Partner with various Front Office and Operations teams to deliver best-in-class client service through timely processing of trade booking, allocation & reconciliation that directly impacts client positions and margin reporting

• Understanding various compliance rules and regulations and working through changing market environments to ensure smooth continuity of business

• Leverage your quantitative skills to break down complex internal and external trade flows and identify control weaknesses, as well as design opportunities for improvement

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

 

• Bachelor’s degree with prior experience in a comparable middle office role with direct client/front office interaction

• Proven analytical skills, problem solving ability, and a control mentality paired with meticulous attention to detail

• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and exercise sound judgement under pressure

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills with ability to prioritize and liaise with clients

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

• Visual basic knowledge and process re-engineering an added advantage

• Prior experience in listed derivatives products and process an added advantage

 

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.

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