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Senior Analyst, Client Solutions - Front Office Solutions

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Operations/Securities
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20035 Requisition #
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REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS 
• Knowledge of the investment industry, including markets and instruments. 

• Basic investment concepts knowledge: IRR, time-weighted return, NAVs, accruals, etc. 

• Investment operations knowledge: hedge fund accounting, private equity funds, performance reporting, etc. 

• Alternative asset class knowledge: hedge funds, private equity, non-marketable securities, marketable securities, etc. 

• Advanced understanding of Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio), with particular emphasis on Excel Advanced Excel skills (Excel Pivot Tables, Charts, V-lookup, etc.). 

• Analytical skills 

• Understanding of instances when performance issues need to be escalated to a supervisor. 

• Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and perform effectively under deadlines. 

• Ability to handle multiple concurrent projects and to reconcile any conflicting priorities. 

• Commitment to project success as it may require working unconventional hours during critical project phase. 

PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS 
• Functional / industry knowledge of and experience with complex asset allocators such as endowments, foundations, family offices, institutional asset managers, pension funds or sovereign wealth funds. 

• Understanding of alternative investment custodians, administrators, and service providers. 

• Work experience in one of the following 
o Alternative Asset Operations 
o Performance Measurement 
o Investment Accounting (analytics, reporting, etc.) 

• Technical skills / systems knowledge (Investment Administration & Portfolio Analytics Platforms). 

• Experience using VBA, Python or other programming language to format large data sets. 

• Orientation to operational process improvement. 

• Client servicing experience. High level of comfort communicating directly with clients and client advocacy. 

• Ability to work closely and collaborate with internal stakeholders. 

QUALIFICATIONS 
• A College or University degree, preferably in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Economics or a related field 

• Minimum of 1 year of industry experience in one or more of the following fields:
o Alternative Asset Operations 
o Performance Measurement 
o Investment Accounting (analytics, reporting, etc.) 

• Interest in pursuing: CFA, CAIA, CIPM, CPA, MBA. 

• A genuine desire and capability to work in a fast-paced, professional, inclusive environment which requires teamwork, well-honed problem-solving skills, frequent re-prioritization, deadline management, ongoing and comprehensive communication, constant attention to detail, and a commitment to continuous improvement and best practices. 

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