The role is within Depositary Operations helping to ensure that Northern Trust fulfils its oversight responsibilities under the Alternative Investment Fund Management Directive (AIFMD) & UCITS Directives.
The primary responsibility will be in the area of oversight in relation to "Safekeeping of Assets" & "Asset Verification". This includes oversight of reconciliations between NT and its appointed sub-custodians, Other Asset Verification on an Initial and an On-going basis for Alternative Assets and also involves oversight of collateral reconciliations.
Perform oversight and analysis of Custody Reconciliations exceptions under agreed tolerances;
Perform oversight on Collateral Reconciliations exceptions.
Review of appropriate documentation linked to Alternative Assets not held in Custody & sourcing executed associated documentation for asset verification purposes;
Production & review of exposure reporting on Market Oversight - Restricted/Watch Markets for multiple jurisdictions;
Other duties as assigned may include participation in on-boarding of clients, Transfer Agency oversight of reconciliations, distribution monitoring & significant cash flows, as well as analysis of data from Prime Brokers;
Assist in ensuring audit responsibilities are comprehensively covered;
Participating in ensuring governance procedures within the department are being adhered to;
Ensuring reporting requirements for both Internal and External clients are achieved on a monthly basis.
Experience in the Financial Services Industry is an advantage
Understanding/experience of Alternative Assets preferred
Detail-oriented and accuracy
Strong communication skills
Ability to work independently and cooperatively within a team environment
Ability to deal with complex issues & good problem solving skills
Can work to procedures and identify gaps
Ability to assist in testing new processes or system developments
About Northern Trust:
Northern Trust provides innovative financial services and guidance to corporations, institutions and affluent families and individuals globally. With 130 years of financial experience and nearly 20,000 partners, we serve the world's most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.
Working with Us:
As a Northern Trust partner, you will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture, which has a strong history of financial strength and stability. Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company that is committed to strengthening the communities we serve!
We recognize the value of inclusion and diversity in culture, in thought, and in experience, which is why Forbes ranked us the top employer for Diversity in 2018.
We'd love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world's most admired and ethical companies. Build your career with us and apply today.
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