Core Operations, Associate 2
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Purpose of the Job
As a Bank Loan Specialist, Associate 2, the ideal candidate will support and assist Client Operations and other operational Shared Service teams/ Center of Excellence (COE’s) by monitoring and processing custody related events to the fund’s records accurately and timely. Ensure prompt follow up on exception situations and facilitate timely problem resolution to mitigate risk to the corporation and deliver excellent service to clients.
Roles and Responsibilities
- Performs daily maintenance and record keeping for Syndicated Bank Loans held in various Mutual Fund and other Structured portfolios for various SSC clients
- Processing trades, booking receipts and disbursements
- Daily reconciliation of cash balances
- Producing daily roll-forward proof of portfolio holdings and accrual information
- Preparing standard and ad hoc reporting for both internal and external customers
- Responding to customer queries on a daily basis
- Daily processing of bank loan notices as received from agent banks,
- Interact with the Investment Manager on their assigned portfolios, inputting/settling trades, performing ad hoc requests and providing daily reporting per client specific guidelines
- The individual will work closely with their mutual fund counterpart, providing Loan related reports to be incorporated into the final NAV Calculation.
- During the course of normal day to day operation, be responsible for identifying any unusual or potentially suspicious transaction activity and must report and/or escalate in accordance with corporate policy and guidelines detailed in relevant operating procedures
Other tasks as needed.
- experience in accounting, finance, mutual fund operations, loan servicing or related careers (preferred).
Skill Sets (state “must to have” skill sets required to perform the day to day tasks) - (need more items under the dropdown list)
Mandatory Process Skills Sets:
- Fund Accounting
- Transaction Processing & Management.
Mandatory Soft & Technical Skill Sets:
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Problem Solving Skills
Education & Experience (State the minimum qualifications & experience required to successfully perform the job, qualifications that are necessary for someone to be considered for the position) - (should we have a drop down list for educational requirements?)
- B.com in Finance
- 3 Years’ experience in accounting, finance, mutual fund operations, loan servicing or related careers (preferred).
- The above cited duties and responsibilities describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to the job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all the duties and responsibilities that an incumbent may be expected or asked to perform.