Corporate Actions Analyst - Global Fund Manager

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$80000 per annum
REF: BBBH224941_1534297428

The Client

My client is a worldwide financial institution who have made a name for themselves as one of Melbourne's 'must work for' employers. Globally, they have almost $900 billion under management and a relentless drive to provide exceptional service to their clients. Their culture is based on honesty and integrity and they have a history of providing their employees with exceptional opportunities for career progression.

My client is happy to recruit this position at a junior or senior level.

As a critical member of the Corporate Actions team, you can expect a first class salary, excellent training and development opportunities and a supportive working environment.

The Role

Reporting to the department head, your role will cover domestic and international markets. Responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the processing of Corporate Actions events including income events (dividends, income, distributions), takeovers, mergers, buybacks and share splits.
  • Establish control records for each corporate action.
  • Monitor tax rulings and Corporate Action announcements in order to identify changes in client reporting requirements and system enhancements.
  • Identify and escalate potential risks to client portfolios and resolve complex queries.
  • Play a major part in business projects to ensure the smooth roll-out of new system functionality and customer product upgrades/changes.

The Candidate:

Successful candidates will have:

  • At least 6 months investment operations experience from with a custody, fund or wealth management or superannuation environment.
  • Candidates with previous corporate actions experience will be looked upon favourably.
  • A proven track record of high achievement.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • A motivated, professional attitude.
  • An enthusiastic personality.
  • The ability to work as an effective team member.

If you would like to be considered for the opportunity then please apply straight away and I will get back to you as soon as possible with an update.

Julian Soames
Principle Consultant - Banking and Financial Services