Analyst - Middle Office Investments Operations

  • Competitive
  • Charlotte, NC, USA Charlotte NC US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Brighthouse Financial, Inc.
  • 15 Jul 18 2018-07-15

Analyst - Middle Office Investments Operations


Brighthouse Financial is a new company established by MetLife. We're on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Built on a foundation of industry knowledge and experience, we specialize in offering essential annuity and life insurance products designed to help customers protect what they've earned and ensure it lasts more predictably. In an industry that often has a reputation for complexity, confusion, and cost, Brighthouse Financial is different. Our approach includes simplicity, transparency, and more value so customers can face the future with confidence.

Brighthouse Financial is seeking passionate, high-performing team members to help us carry out our mission and be part of an exciting journey toward improving the financial futures of our millions of customers. Sound like you? Read on.

Role Value Proposition:
The Analyst for Middle Office is responsible for providing support for the Derivative Hedging Strategy and central point of control for Capital Markets activity. Key responsibilities include the settlement, reconciliations and reporting on Derivative transactions. This role will be multi-dimensional, as it will require the skill set to address any and all trading settlement, custodial and collateral open items as they relate to position and cash breaks. They will be expected to work closely with the Treasury team and be capable to navigate the Multi-Manager model regarding cash and settlement activity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Confirmation / Affirmation of Derivative transactions
  • Tracking and reporting on Key Risk Indicators
  • Ensuring all Collateral Movements have been satisfied and / or escalate issues
  • Portfolio / Account set ups at Custodian / Aladdin
  • Investigate, resolve, communicate breaks

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills - the ability to convey a broad array of information succinctly and accurately
  • Excellent organization, planning and time management skills and the ability to multitask.
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Understanding of Derivative Products
  • Ability to interface with all levels of management
  • Flexibility and the ability to adapt to change in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent analytical skills and investment and business acumen
  • High level attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Blackrock Aladdin
  • 3 or more years of experience

Travel:
Up to 25%