Director - COO / Business Manager - Back Office, Investment Bank

  • $150,000 - $250,000
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Westbourne Partners
  • 14 Feb 19

Dynamic and energetic individual required by a large global Finance, Operations and Back Office Function. The role requires a broad skill-set including excellent relationship management and business strategy experience.

The successful candidate will join as a senior member of the COO group and will work in conjunction with the Executive Committee on a number of initiatives as part of the Equities Back Office roadmap and growth plans in the medium and long term.

Projects & Strategic Initiatives:

Perform COO duties in day-to-day management of the EQ business;

Creation & sometime chair working groups relating to key themes in strategic planning;

Governance & Management of Offshore offices / teams;

Creation and delivery of business-wide MI and MI systems to support strategic initiatives;

Planning and execution of sourcing madates and aligning with strategic planning initiatives regionally;

Design and implementation of project tracking and risk management reporting frameworks;

Implementation of legal risk review processes;

Involvement in creation of support departments to align with the expansion strategy;

Working with Compliance to enhance their surviellance of the business;

Work with Audit and Regulatory groups on trading-related issues;

Work closely with equities groups on cost-saving measures and developments;

Initiating and executing formal review processes


Required skills / Experience:

-background in COO / Business Management function at investment bank

-front, middle and back office experience required

-strategy (/consulting) company experience advantageous



-Good knowledge of Equities business.  Knowledge of other asset class business (general FICC,  etc)

-Good knowledge of MI and MI systems

-Appreciation of Near and Off-Shore models.

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