Operations - Securities Division Operations - Commodities Operations - Associate - Singapore

SG-Singapore
Job ID
2017-37108
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
Operations
Asia Except Japan
Division
Operations
Commodities Operations
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

OUR IMPACT


Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

 

Operations span all product lines and markets, serving as internal business partners who develop the processes and controls, and help to specify the systems that deliver accuracy, timeliness and integrity to our business.

 

Bulk Logistics is a high-value risk management team in Operations that is responsible for managing all physical aspects of our Commodities business. Working closely with other areas of the Company and Operations, the Logistics team controls the risks associated with a variety of transactions.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Interact with traders, strategists, and structurers in addition to middle office, legal, compliance, credit, IT, tax, product control and documentation teams in order to work toward the shared goal of risk mitigation.
  • Partner with clients and vendors daily to provide the best possible service in managing our global physical delivery program.
  • Work with a team of product experts to review all economic and logistical aspects of physical trades while gaining financial risk awareness.
  • Showcase your attention to detail by ensuring that contracts and confirmations accurately reflect the terms agreed as well as identifying discrepancies in legal documentation and invoices.
  • Leverage your quantitative skills in order to suggest best possible optimization opportunities in addition to reviewing complex structured transactions.
  • Participate in the ongoing development of the team's processes and procedures required in order to support this developing business.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required Extensive experience in bulk logistics with a deep knowledge of the products and practices involved.
  • Self-motivated and proactive team player, who takes ownership and accountability of projects and contracts, has strong organizational skills as well as the ability to effectively manage competing priorities.
  • Proven technical and analytical skills, a control mentality with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Strong focus on control issues, processes and procedures.
  • Ability to learn quickly in a fast paced environment, able to work well under pressure in order to meet deadlines.
  • Aptitude for building relationships both inside and outside of the firm and ability to communicate effectively to a wide array of people with varying product knowledge.
  • Previous experience in bulk logistics, either in base metals or LNG, highly desirable Goldman Sachs is an equal opportunity employer.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in bulk logistics, either in base metals or LNG, highly desirable

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.


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Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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