Marshall Wace

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Operations Analyst - New York

Founded in 1997, Marshall Wace is one of Europe's leading Hedge Fund Managers with approximately $39 billion assets under management. It enjoys a strong reputation in the industry for its success, influence and innovation, built by a dedicated team of people working in a dynamic, entrepreneurial culture. Our firm is made up of over 250 professionals operating from established offices in London, New York and Hong Kong.

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Founded in 1997, Marshall Wace is one of the leading Hedge Fund Managers with approximately $39 billion assets under management. It enjoys a strong reputation in the industry for its success, influence and innovation, built by a dedicated team of people working in a dynamic, entrepreneurial culture. Our firm is made up of 255 professionals operating from established offices in New York, London and Hong Kong.

We are seeking a talented individual with a passion for problem solving and critical thinking to join the global Operations team.  Directly supporting the investment and trading teams, you will have the opportunity to build knowledge of a breadth of financial markets and instruments.  The team operates in a high-volume environment and is dedicated to continuous process improvement. Our firm prides itself on supporting our teams with cutting edge processes and technology and we will encourage you to be innovative and challenge the status quo. As such, you will also develop advanced technical skills such as SQL, Power BI, Excel and VBA.  An Operations role at Marshall Wace covers a wide range of responsibilities including:

  • Trade Support
  • Stock Loan & Equity Finance
  • Corporate Actions
  • Product Control
  • Process Engineering
  • Data Management
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Regulatory Disclosure

 

What we are looking for

To be successful you must be numerate, naturally curious and highly motivated with a strong sense of personal responsibility.  We are looking for a candidate with a strong academic background from a good university and 1-3 years’ of work experience.  Prior coding and technical experience is of interest but not essential as training will be provided.

Why join us?

 As a dynamic, fast paced and entrepreneurial firm, we think there are three main reasons you would want to join us:

  • We actively encourage your ideas. Our firm is built on innovation and so we will not stifle yours.
  • You are valued.  This means we give you real business critical projects and problems to solve.  It also means you will be working closely with every aspect of our business from the start.

We’ll treat you like an individual – so your training program is tailored around your own development needs and career path