Middle Office, Assistant Vice President

State Street.
Quincy, Massachusetts
Not disclosed
05 Nov 2021
05 Dec 2021
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Who we are looking for

Responsible for oversight over Corporate Actions Operations. Will need to manage high risk processes that span international markets. Focus will mainly be around voluntary corporate action activity and could include complexities such as securities finance, middle office, and international custody. Ideal candidate has experience within the corporate action field and is able to utilize internal SSB and external relationships to troubleshoot instruction related issues.

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.

What you will be responsible for

As Assistant Vice President you will

  • Oversight, development and risk management of corporate actions operations
  • Training of staff around corporate actions complexities
  • Streamlining of processes
  • Risk mitigation
  • Meeting of Corporate Obligations
  • Project work, inclusive of Robotics
  • Daily escalation resolution
  • Main point of contact around Client Service inquiries
  • Familiarity with risk reporting

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role

  • strong critical thinking, problem solving, and decision-making skills
  • ability to manage a large team across multiple sites
  • prioritize potential issues
  • project work
  • escalate potential risk items
  • subject matter expert within the corporate action space

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • B.S. degree in accounting or Finance preferred
  • Minimum 7 years of Middle Office and/or Front Office support experience.
  • Previous experience with Charles River Development a plus.
  • Knowledge of securities language preferred.
  • Knowledge of custody/accounting systems preferred
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational and attention to details skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communications.
  • Must be deadline oriented with the ability to provide technical expertise to resolve daily problems.

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.

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

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