Investment Analyst Investment Analyst …

in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Sep 20
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Sep 20
Investment Analyst
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Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies. For more information about the firm please visit our website at 


Nuveen is seeking an Analyst of Investment Operations for the Portfolio Accounting Team. This function encompasses end-to-end exception management accomplished through various systematic, written, and verbal interactions with Operational Teams, Front Office and Middle Office Teams, as well as Custodian Banks. 

 The primary focus of the position is timely and accurate reconciliation of accounts across multiple business lines, maintenance of the overall quality and accuracy of assigned processes, and preparation of ad hoc statistical reports. This role can be located in Chicago, IL or Charlotte, NC.


  • Monitor Reconciliation Tool and any associated applications daily to ensure all exceptions are captured
  • Ensure cash and positions for respective Funds / Portfolios are reconciled accurately, efficiently and on a timely basis with custodians and other external parties, as well as across multiple internal systems
  • Develop a significant level of expertise of the holdings, terms, and transactions of all Funds / Portfolios to provide intuitive and proactive oversight of same
  • Upon identifying and analyzing exceptions, ensure necessary, corrective action is assigned to responsible parties, logged, and prioritized for resolution
  • Interface with internal and external business teams to identify root cause of exceptions
  • Respond to numerous ad hoc requests from internal and external clients for additional information
  • Coordinate corrective actions with appropriate teams
  • Monitor changes in business processes to ensure Reconciliation Tool and any associated applications are updated accordingly
  • Assist in testing updates to Reconciliation Tool and any associated applications
  • Support metrics reporting
  • Assist with ad hoc requests and other duties as assigned 


Required Skills:
  • Bachelors degree
  • Two (2) years experience with at least two of the following investment instruments; Fixed Income, Equities, Derivatives, Foreign Exchange.
  • Experience with reconciliation of cash or assets.
  Preferred Skills:
  • Two (2) years experience in financial services operations
  • Possess a working knowledge of securities processes, i.e., Corporate Actions, Trade Operations, and Securities Lending
  • Experience using Microsoft Office suite of products (particularly Excel & Access).  Portia, Electra Recon, and Eagle PACE/Star is a plus

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  • Requisition ID: 1727764
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