Fund Services Associate

Fund Services Associate

BlackRock

This is an excellent opportunity for an Analyst or Associate to join our Fund Services Team in Edinburgh.

Key Responsibilities:

Coordinate and run new fund and share class launch events with all impacted partners (internal and external)
Partner and build relationships with our Sales team, Global Product Group (GPG) and operational stakeholders across the business to deliver best in class service
Provide critical control functions such as peer reviews, accuracy in data gathering and collection of sign offs from key internal functions in advance of go live.
Identify and drive process improvement opportunities that lower the risk of errors and increase efficiency
Participation in the development and implementation of continuous improvement of the control environment, policies, and procedures, looking for ways to innovate and drive the business forward, delivering a superior client experience.
Act as a role model within the team and when required, assist in the training and development of team members, helping them prioritize their own workloads appropriately.

Experience

2-5 years’ experience in Financial Services
Some experience of the European mutual fund industry is preferred.
Strong attention to detail
Excellent communication skills
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft software such as Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills
Strong client service skills and a passion for delivering service excellence
Strong interpersonal skills and be confident, friendly, and respectful individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills, comfortable liaising with stakeholders across the business
Analytical skills with an aptitude for problem solving and willingness to exceed for clients
Motivated, diligent and cares about results
Strong planning and organizational skills with the ability to manage and control their own priorities to meet deadlines
An enthusiasm for the financial markets
A good teammate, able to integrate and build rapport quickly
Respect for process governance

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

 

 

Our benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

 

 

 

About BlackRock

 

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children’s educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

 

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment – the one we make in our employees. It’s why we’re dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

 

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