Middle Office, Managing Director

State Street Corporation
California City, USA
Jul 31, 2022
Aug 30, 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Who we are looking for
Looking for a candidate who will be able to support post-trade functions for the Irvine IMS Trade Management department related to Fixed income, equities, short term financing, and Foreign Exchange activity supporting large global investment managers. Ideal candidate will provide strategic leadership to advance the service offering and modernize the workflows. The candidate will lead a team across multiple global locations, with a team of high performing individuals. They will face off directly with the client and manage internal/external escalated items in a time sensitive manner, interface daily with various teams inclusive of the trade floor, and lead IT and Business projects which cultivate new/existing workflows and operations infrastructure.

Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Delivery (GD). GD 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 Managing Director you will
• Lead/Manage multiple business teams supporting one of our largest clients
• Cultivate and develop both associates and the direct management team
• Lead IT projects associated with enhancing existing workflows and creating new workflows supporting new financial products
• Client facing escalation contact
• Manage the Trade Instruction, settlement, confirmation, and fail resolution aspects of the post-trade workflow for products under management
• Report directly to Irvine location head, and collaborate daily on items and projects impacting the broader firm
• Contribute to internal-SST custodian related projects/initiatives

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role
• Strong Critical Thinking and ability to multi-task effectively
• Technical aptitude, with an ability to leverage subject matter experts on products under management
• Ability to manage both large and smaller scale initiatives with minimal oversight
• Strong leader and proven ability to professionally develop all members of their reporting line

Education & Preferred Qualifications
• Bachelor's Degree requested
• 10+ years of relevant industry experience required

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.
Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers