State Street

Functional Compliance - Associate 2

State Street
Bangalore, India/Hybrid
Not disclosed
06 May 2024
31 May 2024
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Contract type
Full time

Conduct Risk Compliance – Associate 2 - Hybrid Work Arrangement

Who are we looking for

Candidate having 1 to 3 years of experience with understanding on Compliance functions, knowledge of financial products and excellent communication skills (Verbal & Written). Analyst will be primarily working with employee trade surveillance team and may support the other conduct risk teams including Conflicts of Interest. Hybrid work arrangement provided to support the work life balance. This role is based out of the Bangalore location (RMZ Eco world, Bellandur).

Why this role is important to us

The team you will be joining plays an important role in the overall success of the organization. Across the globe, institutional investors rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. To make that happen we need teams like yours to help navigate employees and the organization as a whole. In your role you will strive for cutting-edge solutions, that are straightforward and scalable. You will help us build resilience and execute day to day deliverables at our best. Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for

  • Good understanding of State Street’s Standard of Conduct, State Street Global Advisors Code of Ethics, Global Personal Investment Policy, and other Conduct Risk compliance policies.
  • Conduct Risk Compliance team monitors the risk that arises out of an employee’s trades executed via their brokerage accounts, Private Investments and Outside Business Activities etc.
  • Daily Surveillance of employees personal securities transactions to ensure requirements are met, escalate the potential violations are researched and escalated appropriately.
  • Handles multiple email queries received from the employees on a daily basis pertaining to the personal account dealing requirements. 
  • During certain time the email inflow may increase. 
  • Analyst is expected to absorb the additional workload at this point, coordinate with management to re-prioritize work as needed and remain focused and be a good team player.
  • Active participation required on the bi-weekly employee trade surveillance team calls highlighting the Team achievements/deliverables and key challenges observed etc.
  • Support on Star Compliance User acceptance testing (UAT), enhancing the existing ‘Standard Operating Procedures’ and creating the new ones when required.
  • Proactive mindset to actively collaborate with other compliance teams locally in India and functionally within Conduct Risk Management Office globally is desired.
  • Few tasks that include but not limited to broker statement reconciliation, initial holdings certification etc. may involve manual repetitive tasks. Detail attention to these tasks with accuracy is expected.

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role

  • Good time management skills to prioritize and re-prioritize tasks, open minded to accept feedback from senior compliance team members in a constructive way and attention to detail will fit and succeed in this role.
  • Good Excel skillset that includes queries dealing with large data sets and power point skills will be crucial.
  • Knowledge of securities markets is desirable.
  • Good communication skills including written communication are critical for this role.
  • Engaging with employees and or clients on a regular basis
  • Ensure accurate processing of different types of transactions (such as review of personal trading transaction alerts, review of employee requests, administration of the systems etc.) in accordance with standard operating procedures

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Any full time degree would suffice
  • 1 to 3 years of Compliance experience will be preferred
  • Available to work (12 PM IST to 9 PM IST)

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

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

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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