Northern Trust is a full-service, global FX bank trading with counterparties via a range of mediums and through a number of innovative products and managed services. Complementing Northern Trust's asset servicing capabilities as a global custodian and fund administrator, GFX provides currency administration (hedging) through our Passive Currency Management (CM) service. We offer portfolio overlay to investors and share class hedging and Look-Through Hedging services to fund managers. The Currency Management service is administered by dedicated members of the GFX team in our London and Chicago dealing rooms.
The key responsibilities of the role include:
CM Sales and Performance Analytics Consultancy
Process and Exception Management around daily activity
FX Query resolution: Ensure resolution of all trade issues working with partners and clients
Position Oversight : Ensure desk positions are correctly monitored & resolve outliers
Management and oversight of Client on-boarding process
Innovation: Working with product partners to define and develop the Currency Management product roadmap
Focuses on resolution of complex transactions, where expertise is required to interpret policies, guidelines and/or processes.
Analytically and procedurally competent with project management skills, representing the team on cross-function process or project deliverables
Carries out complex activities
Direct interaction with committees and/or Senior Management.
The successful candidate will benefit from having:
Excellent oral and written communication skills are required
Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
Organizational and planning skills are required to prioritize work and report daily activity.
Analytical and problem solving skills are required.
Ability to facilitate discussions and reach decisions.
Experience in a related financial industry role with knowledge and understanding of Fund Accounting and / or Transfer Agency models, with exposure to the foreign exchange market preferred.
Degree educated - preferably in Finance or Economics
About Northern Trust
For more than a century, Northern Trust has worked hard building our legacy of outstanding service, expertise and integrity. From a Chicago-based bank founded in 1889, we now have more than 20 international locations and 18,500 employees globally. We serve the world's most-sophisticated clients - from sovereign wealth funds and the wealthiest individuals and families, to the most-successful hedge funds and corporate brands.
We burnished our reputation as a global leader delivering innovative investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions enabled by sophisticated, leading technology. And through it all, we continually laid a solid, forward-looking foundation on which future generations can continue growing and achieving greater.
Northern Trust proudly cultivates a diverse workforce, to serve our diverse client base. We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company. We encourage applications from the best regardless of ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, education, socio-economic background, parental and caring status, or religion.
As of September 30, 2018, Northern Trust Corporation had:
$10.8 trillion in assets under custody/administration
$8.2 trillion in assets under custody
$1.2 trillion in assets under management
$132 billion in banking assets
Internal Number: 5263356
About Northern Trust
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