The Investment Operations Analyst will be responsible assisting with the implementation and maintenance of client and fund investment accounts. Responsibilities include assisting in the accounting oversight function for various investment accounts, liaising with clients, consultants, and portfolio managers regarding onboardingactivities, and managing client cash flow activities, including private equity capital calls/distributions and executing mutual fund trades.
Serve as liaison between clients and custodians to help anticipate and analyze ongoing cash needs for monthly, quarterly or annual draws for investors
Communicate with investment managers and custodians to facilitate client investment activities, including fielding questions regarding custodians and processes
Monitor clients for cash flow needs and provide back office operational support including:
Prepare and/or review documents with clients for completeness and accuracy
Assist in the management of investor subscription, redemption, and transfer procedures for private investment funds including documents, wire transfers & acceptance letters; work with consulting and client services team to ensure timely turnaround of documentation
Communicate with investors on a variety of issues including contact information changes and requests for general information about fund operations
Bachelor s degree in accounting, finance, or business administration
Up to 3 years of business experience
Experience in the operation capacities of custodians, such as banks, trust companies and brokerage firms is a plus
Experience with foundations and endowments is a plus
Experience with alternative investment is a plus
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
Overall good technical skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office
Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
Highly self-motivated, self-directed, and attentive to detail
Able to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Ability to multi-task
Must be Customer Service Oriented
At Mercer, we make a difference in the lives of more than 110 million people every day by advancing their health, wealth, and careers. We re in the business of creating more secure and rewarding futures for our clients and their employees whether we re designing affordable health plans, assuring income for retirement or aligning workers with workforce needs. Using analysis and insights as catalysts for change, we anticipate and understand the individual impact of business decisions, now and in the future. We see people s current and future needs through a lens of innovation, and our holistic view, specialized expertise, and deep analytical rigor underpin each and every idea and solution we offer. For more than 70 years, we ve turned our insights into actions, enabling people around the globe to live, work, and retire well. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. At Mercer, we say we Make Tomorrow, Today. Visit www.mercer.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @Mercer
Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity.
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