Middle Office Audit, Senior Associate

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

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

  • Middle Office and Custody Corporate Actions Instruction processing ownership
  • Address questions from clients, these may be internal IMS entities, or external clients directly
  • Understand Risk associated with the products listed above
  • Escalate potential issues to management
  • Participate in new client onboarding efforts
  • Maintain multiple Hypercare relationships by ensuring we are delivering a premium product
  • Work towards becoming a subject matter expert within Risk analytics products and services
  • Championing process changes to improve Client Experience and Efficiency within the Global Process Delivery space.

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem solving skills; Technology proficient: Numerical analysis using Microsoft Excel / VBA Macros is a benefit
  • Must be familiar with Market Risk concepts, as they relate to Corporate Actions
  • Well organized, ask questions, raise potential problems early
  • A self-starter and highly motivated, ability to work individually and within a team
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with constant interruptions
  • Candidate must be able to keep track of multiple issues without leaving issues unresolved

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of work experience
  • Relevant experience is a plus
  • A numerate Bachelors degree in Finance, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, or related field

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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