• Global | CIMD | GSAM, Japan Fund Services, Tokyo, Analyst/Associate

    Location(s) JP-Minato-ku
    Job ID
    2019-54025
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Investment Management
    Region
    Japan
    Division
    Consumer and Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    PV Fund Services
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    CONSUMER AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DIVISION (CIMD)

    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

     

    GSAM

    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world’s leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies.  We help our clients navigate today’s dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world’s leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices.

     

    We’re a team of trusted advisors who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we work with specialists and groups from around the firm to help high-net-worth individuals and institutions across various industries navigate changing markets and make smart investments. We value self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, but still provide the support and resources to ensure your success.

     

    JFS are part of the Japan Funds Group which is at the heart of the Goldman Sachs Asset Management (“GSAM”) funds business.  JFS are responsible for a range of activities across the GSAM investment funds domiciled domestically and offshore Luxembourg, Ireland and Cayman.  As such the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with many local and global teams and to be involved in a wide range of fund activities that will provide a broad exposure to the workings of the GSAM funds business.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

     

    Strategic vendor management: key service providers, such as Accounting Agent, Custodians and Trustee

    Supervisory oversight of product infrastructure: working with internal and external stakeholders

    Product lifecycle event management: new product implementations, product rationalizations and other events

    Corporate governance coordination: internal governance and fund board

    Efficiency improvement initiatives for fund operations

     

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR

     

    Experience of minimum 3-5 years in an asset management or trust bank

    Strong interpersonal and communication skills and able to deal with people at all levels both internally (i.e. Portfolio Managers, Distribution & Infrastructure) and externally (i.e. Service providers)

    Excellent organizational and priority management skills in a fast-paced environment

    An ability to work to tight deadlines and with activities and targets which may change at short notice

    Highly motivated individual with a proven background of delivery

    Native level Japanese language and business level English language skills

    Preferred experience:

    Able to understand all Financial aspects of mutual funds and knowledge of Japanese mutual fund products

    Background in Operations, Product or Fund Administration would be an 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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