Controllers-Asset Management Division ("AMD") Product Controllers-Jersey City-Vi
Jersey City, NJ 
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Controllers-Asset Management Division ("AMD") Product Controllers-Jersey City-Vice President
Location(s) US-NJ-Jersey City
Job ID 2021-79011
Schedule Type Full Time
Level Vice President
Function(s) Accounting
Region Americas
Division Controllers
Business Unit IMD Controllers
Employment Type Employee
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

The mission of the Finance Division is to ensure the accuracy of the firm's financial information by complying with the rules and regulations governing financial markets worldwide. Through critical analysis, the Finance Division helps to protect the firm from reputational risks while also aiding internal and external stakeholders with the evaluation of valuable information such as business performance and global risk. In its role as the firm's second line of defense, it is essential for all employees within the Finance Division to embrace the firm's culture of control by identifying and escalating areas of concern and influencing decisions to make certain that appropriate conclusions are made.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Summary:

Candidate will be part of the Fundamental Equity ("FE") Performance team in AMD Product Controllers. The function involves performance oversight and reporting for separate accounts and mutual funds managed by GSAM. Candidate will interact with various groups within the business including Portfolio Management, Product Management, Trading Desk and Distribution teams. Candidate will also work closely with Controllers, Operations and Technology teams.

Principal Responsibilities:

    Primary role involves analytical review and reporting of performance returns against benchmarks, targets and estimates along with analysis of variances
  • Performance oversight including critical review of significant account P&L and performance with portfolio managers and senior management
  • Report on performance across a variety of GSAM strategies to senior management as well as fund board of directors. Competitor peer rankings also reviewed and reported.
  • Work with technology on strategic initiatives to enhance the daily performance process and workflow
  • Maintain control procedures around the performance process and management reporting

Preferred Experience/Skills:

  • 3-5 years of relevant industry experience with exposure to Investment Management
  • Strong academic background with a concentration in Finance or Accounting; working towards CFA, CIPM and/or CPA is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as analytical and organizational skills
  • Strong work ethic with a keen attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment under pressure
  • Solid PC skills, specifically Excel (macros and VBA experience is a plus)
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We're committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity


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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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