Investment Operations Leader, State Street Global Advisors, Vice President

State Street.
Stamford, Connecticut
Not disclosed
06 Oct 2022
06 Nov 2022
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Who we are looking for

State Street Global Advisors Investment Solutions Group (ISG) provides a range of products and solutions with a focus on Multi-Asset, OCIO, and Charitable Asset Management client segments. The Investment Solutions Group is part of the CIO organization within State Street Global Advisors that work collaboratively with clients to design and execute outcome-oriented solutions tailored to their specific investment objectives. The ISG team manages over $400B+ in AUM globally with office locations in US, Europe, and Asia.

This role can be performed in a hybrid model, where you can balance work from home and office to match your needs and role requirements.

Why this role is important to us

The ISG team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Advisors, one of the largest asset managers in the world. We partner with many of the world’s largest, most sophisticated investors and financial intermediaries to help them reach their goals through a rigorous, research-driven investment process. With over four decades of experience and trillions of dollars in assets under management, we offer one of the broadest selections of services across asset classes, risk profiles, regions and styles. As pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest.

Join us if making your mark in the asset management industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for

As Vice President you will:

  • Lead a global team and serve as the subject matter expert on Investment Operations related activities
  • Own strategic initiatives focused on ways to simplify and improve processes along with operational controls, system(s) enhancements, and work flows.
  • Work as a member of a broader leadership team in executing operations activities focused on Multi-Asset, OCIO, and Charitable Asset Management client segments
  • Drive execution of effective data processing and administration activities across OCIO / CAM client segments.
  • Ensure resolution of client questions related to the investment operations support area
  • Enable execution of cash movement and management process across OCIO / CAM client segments
  • Enable execution of the investment on-boarding process across OCIO / CAM client segments
  • Manage Procurement, TPRM and BRM processes to ensure timely resolution of any required actions
  • Interact extensively with external accounting agents/custodians, auditors, fund administrators, portfolio managers, legal, tax, risk, and IT

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role:

  • Time management skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Project leadership skills
  • Decision-making skills
  • Planning skills
  • People leadership skills

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree with concentration in Finance, Accounting, Business Management, and/or Information Systems
  • 10+ years of experience in financial services industry
  • MBA preferred, but not required

Additional requirements

  • Great Teammate!
  • Organized and attention to details
  • Multi-Task Capabilities
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Strong analytical skills

Are you the right candidate? Yes!

We truly believe in the power that comes from the diverse backgrounds and experiences our employees bring with them. Although each vacancy details what we are looking for, we don’t necessarily need you to fulfil all of them when applying. If you like change and innovation, seek to see the bigger picture, make data driven decisions and are a good team player, you could be a great fit.

About State Street Global Advisors

What We Do. As the asset management arm of State Street Corporation, State Street Global Advisors has served the world’s governments, institutions and financial advisors for over four decades. With a rigorous, risk-aware approach built on research, analysis and market-tested experience, we build from a breadth of active and index strategies to create cost-effective solutions. As stewards, we help portfolio companies see that what is fair for people and sustainable for the planet can deliver long-term performance. And, as pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest. As a result, we have become one of the world’s largest asset managers with trillions of dollars under our care.

Our Mission. At State Street Global Advisors our mission is to invest responsibly to enable economic prosperity and social progress. We are driven by a desire to help our clients, and those who rely on them, achieve a better future. We have a long history of developing innovative investment strategies to provide our clients with reliable and transparent returns, cost-effectively, and without excessive risk.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to Flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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