Job Description

Reference # : 17-09002Title : Corporate Actions Specialist
Location : New York, NY
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date : 09/11/2017
Assignment Detail
Industry:Financial Services
Description
Corporate Actions Specialist

Bank on a company that will help you reach your career goals. Eclaro is looking for a Corporate Actions Specialist for our client in New York, NY.
Eclaro’s client is one of the largest banking firms in the world, with a prominent presence in large and fast-growing markets, providing products and services that enable businesses and economies to thrive. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

The Corporate Actions Analyst is responsible for assisting the team in researching, validating and processing corporate actions events. This position requires industry knowledge, excellent research skills and interpretive abilities in a detailed oriented person with high level time management skills who can work collaboratively and alone under tight deadlines. The position is both clerical and operational in nature, one that uses discretion and judgment to produce the most complete and accurate corporate action event processing in a timely manner to our clients. Events covered cross all investment types (equity, fixed) and global knowledge is required. The position requires strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize, monitor, and complete multiple tasks or projects, either independently or collaboratively within a team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Appropriately identifying high risk actions to ensure that proper precautions are taken to avoid losses, and exposure to Client
  • Respond to client inquiries in a timely, accurate and professional manner.
  • Daily Booking / Monitoring / Reconciliation of Corporate Actions related transactions.
  • Resolving Issues received from front office, Custodians and BPaas XSP team.
  • Sufficient business / technical skills to fully understand the features of different types of Corporate Actions and its implications to the clients and the business.
  • Analytical ability to evaluate the root causes of the problems and come up with quick solutions to avoid any losses/risk to clients.
  • Perform research & analysis of root cause conditions.
  • nteract effectively with multiple operational processing teams.
  • Maintaining the highest level of confidentiality and quality.
  • Sufficient accounting and control skills to avoid any risks related to incorrect booking of security transactions.
  • Provide excellent customer service to both our internal and external clients and service partners, responding timely and professionally to client inquiries as well as handle problems

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Knowledge of financial operations and financial investments.
  • 5+ years of experience processing Corporate Actions
  • Strong writing skills and proof reading skills
  • Self-motivated and detail oriented
  • Ability to work with internal and external clients to obtain and clarify information.
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and ability to use independent judgment.
  • Organizational skills
  • Self-starter
  • Flexible, ability to multi-task
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word

PREFERRED:
  • Previous Global Plus and XSP exposure

If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • TransitChek Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro

Interested in applying? Contact Tony Viterbo at Tony@eclaro.com now.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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