Operations – Enterprise Operations – Treasury Operations – Vice President – Jersey City

  • Competitive
  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 18 Oct 18

Operations – Enterprise Operations – Treasury Operations – Vice President – Jersey City

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB
OPERATIONS
Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

YOUR IMPACT
What We Do
At Goldman Sachs, our Operations professionals don't just manage processes - we make things possible. Within a dynamic, multi-faceted division we partner with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. For every new product launched and every trade executed it is Operations that develops, manages and continually improves data, processes and controls.
Who We Look For
Goldman Sachs Operations professionals are innovators and problem-solvers. We look for creative collaborators who evolve, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-paced global environment. Our project management specialists drive change to ensure the highest customer satisfaction while delivering within budget and on time.
About Commercial Banking
This role will work in partnership with our Commercial Banking function, a business unit within the Consumer and Commercial Banking Division, which aims to provide comprehensive cash management solutions for corporations. CCBD Commercial Banking combines the strength and heritage of a 149-year-old financial institution with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a tech start-up. Our goal is to provide the best client experience. Through the use of modern technologies centered on data and analytics, we provide customers with powerful tools that are grounded in value, transparency and simplicity to improve cash flow management efficiency.
HOW YOU WILL FULFULL YOUR POTENTIAL

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Hone your strong negotiation and relationship skills as you bring Operations, Engineering and Business project sponsors and stakeholders to the table to build complex solutions while balancing competing priorities
  • Showcase your ability to be both practical and aspirational by scoping, defining and planning realistic but aggressive delivery expectations in conjunction with project stakeholders
  • Demonstrate your business acumen through expert requirements gathering sessions where you elicit actionable functional specifications that can build real life systems
  • Show that you have the ability to see the forest for the trees; understand strategic plans, business, process and architecture while you influence design and develop solutions
  • Demonstrate your precision and attention to detail during user acceptance testing and implementation, including building proactive risk mitigation practices into established guidelines
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • Responsible for project management for a commercial banking product development project with responsibility for meeting project milestones and contractual deadlines
  • Monitoring workstream performance and analyzing risks and barriers to progress
  • Developing a full understanding of relevant product and market knowledge
  • Managing change across multiple plans
  • Working to demanding timescales in a fast paces team working environment
  • Maintaining a complex project planning document with multiple Managing Director level stakeholders
  • Developing reporting and monitoring metrics, identifying issues and making recommendations to resolve
  • Lead the delivery of new project management tools and techniques
  • Represent the Project Management team to deliver communications and training to the wider program
  • Partner with Commercial Banking teams and Business stakeholders to track and deliver joint goals
  • Proactively identify ideas to improve processes and PMO tools
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Experience of working with senior stakeholders
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, project management and program management skills
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Ability to interact and influence at all levels and across functions within an organization
  • Ability to develop excellent relationships at all levels within an organization
  • Ability to balance strategic focus with tactical implementation/execution
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong sense of detail and urgency, with the ability to motivate others to deliver
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite to include Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint


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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