Finance, Controllers, IMD Product Controllers, Performance Team, Analyst, Jersey City

  • Competitive
  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 20 Mar 19

Finance, Controllers, IMD Product Controllers, Performance Team, Analyst, Jersey City

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We're a team of specialists charged with managing the firm's liquidity, capital and risk, and providing the overall financial control and reporting functions. Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm's counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm's success. The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail.

C andidate will be part of the Quantitative Investment Strategies ("QIS") P erformance team in IMD Product Controllers. The function involves performance oversight and reporting for hedge funds, separate accounts and mutual funds managed by GSAM. C andidate 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 .

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS 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 :
  • 1 - 3 years of relevant industry experience with exposure to Investment Management
  • Strong academic background with a concentration in Finance/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 The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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