Transaction Management (Loans) – Associate

Transaction Management (Loans) – Associate


GAAPS Alternatives | Associate Loan Services | Edinburgh
About BlackRock
Elevate your career by joining the world’s largest asset manager! Thrive in an environment that fosters positive relationships and recognises outstanding performance! We know you want to feel valued every single day and be recognised for your contribution. At BlackRock, we strive to empower our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success. With over USD $9 trillion of assets we have an outstanding 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.


BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified individuals without regard to race, colour, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.


Team Overview
This team is part of the Global Loans & Alternatives Services (GLAS) team within Business Operations. GLAS is responsible for settlements and documentation globally and strives for outstanding client service. The team coordinates, initiates and builds processes for new/non-standard transactions. In addition, the team provides relationship management and participates in external market initiatives. The candidate will require the skills to partner with Business partners across our platform which include Corporate Tax, Legal, Trading, Risk and Portfolio Compliance to facilitate private investment trades through their lifecycle.


Role Responsibility

Demonstrate product and functional knowledge of project finance, structured credit, real assets, and loan syndications in order to communicate with the business, agents, borrowers, and counterparties.
Support servicing activity of each investment including funding and documentation matters.
Investigate and resolve cash, position, and transactional issues timely.
Maintain a working knowledge of all deal related documentation to ensure controls are in place and guidelines are adhered to.
Collaborate closely with Administrative Agents, Borrowers and Legal with regards to KYC documentation, regulation requirements, tax, including administrative details.
Understand the maintenance and distribution of loan documentation including of private and public amendments/ restructures and voting requirements with settled and trade date positions.
Participate in the review of the daily/weekly reports and metrics provided to management and the business to highlight status of positions, defaults, and risks.
Participate in team projects to streamline and automate processes and tools to improve efficiency and controls
Proficiency of vendor systems supporting loans, such as Loan IQ, WSO, Sentry, Geneva, etc.


Preferably 3-6 years of understanding the intricacies of the loans’ market, real assets, project finance and documentation driven transactions.
Familiarity with the banking and investment management industry (experience with credit strategies, registered funds, financial institutions, separate accounts and various types of investors preferred).
Excellent communication and client service skills.
Fluency in English language is required, German language would be beneficial
Proficient in a high pace environment with large volume and high-risk transactions with a low tolerance for error.
Works independently or in a global team environment and actively seek additional responsibilities.
Highly proficient in Excel; knowledge of loan centric systems a plus
Outstanding academic achievement, broad based work experience, and demonstrated leadership experience
Financial degree required.

Above all, the candidate must possess initiative and a willingness to contribute beyond the scope of one’s role to achieve team and firm objectives.



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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