Northern Trust

Consultant, Inv Svcs, HFS

Chicago, IL
22 Apr 2024
22 May 2024
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

About Northern Trust:

Northern Trust, a Fortune 500 company, is a globally recognized, award-winning financial institution that has been in continuous operation since 1889.

Northern Trust is proud to provide innovative financial services and guidance to the world’s most successful individuals, families, and institutions by remaining true to our enduring principles of service, expertise, and integrity. With more than 130 years of financial experience and over 22,000 partners, we serve the world’s most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.

Major Duties:

  1. Ensures proper completion of subscription forms, with reference to requisite qualification requirements and monitoring the number of US and benefit plan investors.
  2. Reports capital activity to the fund manager in a prompt and efficient manner.
  3. Issues trade confirmation, statements and reports to investors and dealing with investor queries.
  4. Completes all appropriate AML, KYC and client verification checks.
  5. Issues and maintains a record of share registers, if applicable.
  6. Instructs redemption payments and maintains client subscription bank accounts.
  7. Identifies and manages investor problems/issues and participate in their resolution.
  8. Assists in the underlying investor audits.
  9. Carries out complex activities with significant financial, client, and/or internal business impact.
  10. Able to serve as a key subject matter expert and mentor to other more junior level employees.
  11. More technically sound in area of expertise and has broader knowledge of other areas.


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are required
  • In-depth Functional / Industry Knowledge is required
  • Highly flexible and adaptable to change
  • Technical skills / systems knowledge is required


  • A College or University degree and/or relevant proven work experience is preferred.
  • Related Industry qualification (e.g. ACCA) is preferred

Working with Us:

As a Northern Trust partner, greater achievements await. You will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture in an organization where financial strength and stability is an asset that emboldens us to explore new ideas.

Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company committed to assisting the communities we serve! Join a workplace with a greater purpose.

We’d love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world’s most admired and sustainable companies! Build your career with us and apply today.

Reasonable accommodation

Northern Trust is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email our HR Service Center at

We hope you’re excited about the role and the opportunity to work with us. We value an inclusive workplace and understand flexibility means different things to different people.

Apply today and talk to us about your flexible working requirements and together we can achieve greater.

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

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