• Business Analyst - IMD Tech Management & Strategy

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2020-58973
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    IMD Tech Management & Strategy
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    The Private Wealth Management (PWM) business provides end to end Investment Management services and advice across a large range of asset classes for high net worth individuals. PWM leverages a global technology platform offering, an integrated suite of tools, and applications to onboard clients. Our software helps realize a client’s goals and objectives, develops and implements an integrated wealth management plan and delivers first-class client service.
    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

    Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions. Want to push the limit of digital possibilities? Start here.

    The Investment Management Technology COS/Strategy team is looking for a highly motivated, independent and organized individual to support the business management of Investment Management Technology (IMD Tech).

    Responsibilities
    • Clearly support the execution of strategic priorities, including managing key projects and programs, as defined by the BU leadership team, acting as an extension and trusted proxy to ensure consistency of cascading messages, as well as conformance with policies and expectations of all staff in the business unit
    • Develop creative, compelling presentations and internal posts to articulate the technology strategy and other leadership messages
    • Branding and communication both internally and externally
    • Critical and Analytical Thinking - Ability to demonstrate sound judgement and exercise a thoughtful approach to decision making
    • Work on both short term, ad hoc requests as well as longer term analyses and projects
    • Work closely and in partnership with internal business partners (HCM, EO, Compliance, Finance and others) as needed on a variety of projects

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; the ability to clearly articulate ideas
    • Highly motivated and adaptable; the ability to work on a global team of diverse individuals
    • Ability to respond creatively and quickly in a fast-paced, high-pressure, changing environment
    • Accurate and detail-oriented with sound judgment and integrity
    • Highly proactive person who demonstrates initiative and ownership and can work with little direction on complicated, sensitive assignments
    • Creativity/Innovation - Looks for new ways to improve current processes and develop creative solutions that are grounded in reality and have practical value
    • Communication Skills - Communicates what is relevant and important in a clear and concise manner and shares information/new ideas with others
    • Client and Business Focus - Effectively handles difficult requests, builds trusting, long-term relationships with clients, helps the client to identify/define needs and manages client/business expectations
    • Technical Skills - Demonstrates strong technical skills required for the role, pays attention to detail, takes initiative to broaden his/her knowledge and demonstrates appropriate financial/analytical skills
    • Functional Expertise - Keeps up-to-date with emerging business, economic, market, and regional trends

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • 2- 4 years of experience working in a financial services, and/or technology company
    • Strong MS Office skills, particularly with PowerPoint
    • Ability to handle multiple, time-sensitive projects while focusing on the quality of work delivered
    • Highly proactive person who demonstrates initiative and ownership and can work with little direction on complicated, sensitive assignments
    • Fast learner, ability to navigate the organization to get up to speed quickly on key topics
    • Ability to connect the dots across projects and budget activities
    • Strong stakeholder/ relationship management, particularly with senior individuals
    • Fluency required in Excel (VBA knowledge a plus) PowerPoint and Word
    • Exceptional attention to detail and analytical thinking
    • Broad knowledge of and interest in Financial Services, GS businesses and Technology

    Preferred Qualifications

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

    We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

    We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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