Want to elevate your career by being a part of the world's largest asset manager? Do you thrive in an environment that champions positive relationships and recognizes extraordinary performance? We know you want to feel valued every single day and be recognized for your contribution. At BlackRock we strive to empower our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success. With over USD $6 trillion of assets we have an exceptional responsibility: our technology and services empower millions of investors to save for retirement, pay for college, buy a home and improve their financial well-being.
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BlackRock is currently seeking professionals at the Analyst and Associate levels to become part of our Global Accounting and Product Services team. The Global Accounting and Product Services (‘GAAPS’) supports clients across the financial services spectrum. The diverse function spans accounting operations, financial reporting, board reporting, portfolio compliance, investment accounting & alternative operations. It plays an integral role within the organization interacting with multiple internal and external parties to ensure risk is minimized, processes are efficient and high levels of client service are achieved, in what is an ever-changing and dynamic environment.
You like to:
Work in a culture of openness, inclusion and hands-on engagement at all levels.
Tackle complex problems in an ever-changing environment, with a target on process optimization, data & technology in a pragmatic approach.
Develop deep & broad technical knowledge, becoming a subject matter expert in your respective area.
Enjoy developing strong internal & external relationships, with a focus on collaboration & client service.
Operate in a dynamic, high-intensity environment and working as part of a global team.
Work with technology & have an interest to increase scale & improve control.
Have exposure to global regulatory regimes and jurisdictions
Conduct deep data analysis to increase visibility and drive decisions.
Participate in team projects to streamline and automate existing processes and tools to enhance productivity and controls
Bachelor’s degree in related field (preferred but not required).
Recent experience and a keen interest in the investment management industry and of investment products preferred
A deep understanding of the trade lifecycle will a valuable in understanding the role that the team plays
Experience in working with and developing strong and positive relationships with both internal and external partners
Ability to analyze and synthesize data in a concise and easy to understand style.
Strong client and stakeholder service orientation.
Strong control / risk mitigation mentality; ability to apply solid judgement as to when to raise issues.
Solid proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) to work directly with clients and across all levels of staff and management. Ability to convey complex concepts simply and clearly to target audience
Ability to work effectively under pressure and in a rapidly changing environment to meet deadlines.
Focus on continuous improvement and process innovation.
An interest to learn or experience in coding languages (SQL,R, Python, Java, CSS, HTML).
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We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and will adopt your rare skills, eagerness, and passion while giving you the opportunity to grow professionally and as an individual. Come join our team and experience what it feels like to be part of an organization that makes a difference.
BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock_news | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock