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State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
State Street Corporation
Business Risk Advisory Lead, Assistant Vice President
The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Advisors, one of the biggest asset managers in the world, that provides services to the world's governments, institutions and financial advisors across the globe. With over four decades of experience and trillions of dollars in assets under management, we offer one of the broadest selections of services across asset classes, risk profiles, regions and styles. As pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest.

Join us if making your mark in the asset management industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

As a Business Risk Advisory Lead you will
  • Lead and/or perform end to end process and control reviews to assess the design of controls
  • Execute controls testing and conclude on operating effectiveness
  • Document and communicate results of reviews, including issues and recommendations, to process owners and senior management
  • Monitor and report on remediation steps and corrective action plans from control review findings to implementation
  • Establish positive relationships with key functional teams and leaders within first line of defense business lines. Develop same with Operational Risk, Compliance, and Internal Audit. Instill confidence by demonstrating credibility and expertise on control issues
  • Maintain the highest level of personal integrity in all dealings thereby mitigating reputational risk to SSGA and its customers
  • Other tasks as required

These skills will help you succeed in this role
  • 5+ years of financial services experience with a large financial services firm or advisory/consulting firm including experience as an internal auditor, public accountant, or compliance officer
  • Experience in risk management, regulatory compliance, or control programs
  • Ability to collaborate and drive execution within the organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to adapt to various situations and audiences
  • Shown ability to work on large global cross-functional projects
  • Strong ability to lead through influence
  • Excellent skills in MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Self-motivated professional with the ability to work within deadlines and meet goals

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree required, Masters or other advanced degree preferred
  • Professional certification in auditing preferred, e.g., CIA, CPA, CFSA
  • Experience in Financial Services highly preferred
  • Experience working with remote offshore teams

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

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.

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Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.

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