Global Market, Equities, Securities Lending, Associate, Tokyo

Location(s) JP-Minato-ku
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Global Markets
Business Unit
Prime Brokerage
Employment Type


Global Market

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.



We are looking for a highly-motivated individual with a passion for markets who is looking to challenge themselves in a fast paced and dynamic environment. The successful candidate will be empowered to be commercial and help drive profitability for the business through generating trade ideas and ensuring to deliver solutions for our clients.


Team Description

Goldman Sachs Securities Lending desk facilitate clients to generate alpha through short selling by offering borrow liquidity.

The desk is one of the largest borrowers of securities on the street with our coordinated global approach towards global and regional lenders allowing us to diversity the borrow source.


Role within Securities Lending

The team is responsible for sourcing / offering borrow liquidity for both physical and synthetic markets, publishing timely market color to clients and managing firm’s overall inventory. Will be a hybrid role of both Supply / Demand below:


Supply – will be responsible for maintaining strong relationship with regional / global lenders, pursuing opportunities to expand / diversify our inventory source and keeping the firm’s book efficient.

Demand – will be responsible for overall client coverage, offering them borrow liquidity to facilitate their short selling flow and providing timely market colors by identifying important themes/trends




Basic Qualifications

  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast pace environment
  • Basic knowledge in Equity products
  • Driven and goal-oriented, focused on success
  • Native in Japanese and fluent in English
  • Excellent communication and group presentation skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Financial knowledge
  • Statistical analysis and problem solving skills
  • Fluency in an Asian language a plus



At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more:

© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2020. All rights reserved.
Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity