Corporate Actions Associate
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Who we are looking for
This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team of dedicated, diverse finance professionals providing administration services to some of the largest portfolio managers in the world - from state, provincial, and labour-based pension funds, to mutual fund giants, ETFs, and just about any type of pooled investment vehicle you can imagine. Whether you are looking for your first step into the Finance world, or you have a few years of experience and would like to broader your knowledge and grow, we invite you to apply so we can start the conversation.
The Corporate Actions department is responsible for scanning the markets for corporate actions (i.e. any actions taken by a publicly traded company that affect its share price. For example, stock splits, share buy-backs, spin-offs or mergers) that affect our clients' investments. You will work in conjunction with individuals on your team as well as other Centres of Excellence ("COEs"), our outsource partners and any other business units and external clients as you need to, to ensure the capture and seamless processing of corporate actions, in accordance with our operational procedures and within deadlines. This is a very fast-paced and collaborate environment, where attention to detail, thinking on your feet, resourcefulness, as well as critical thinking and the ability to troubleshoot issues will help you excel in your role, and move on to higher levels of responsibility.
Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Services (SSGS). SSGS gives asset owners and managers access to the essential financial tools they need to deliver effective investment solutions. From core custody, accounting, fund administration and shareholder recordkeeping, to complete operations solutions and servicing for alternative assets like OTC derivatives, private equity and real estate, SSGS’ tools help our clients make better investment choices and act on growth opportunities.
Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.
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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 in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Program 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 perspective 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 the 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 program 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.
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