Treasury Analyst Treasury Analyst …

Renaissance Technologies
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jul 19
Competitive
Renaissance Technologies
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Jul 19
Competitive
Treasury Analyst
Treasury's role is to meet the cash and collateral requirements of Renaissance and its related funds in a way that maximizes the protection and liquidity of reserved assets while operating within the investment guidelines set forth by the Chief Risk Officer.

Responsibilities
  • Provide support and contingency backup to financial Treasury operations, liquidity management, margin control, and stock loan cost management
  • Perform portfolio reconciliations and daily transaction processing for currency settlements, collateral management, stock loan position transfers, and validation of margin liabilities
  • Contribute to the design of and production of accurate content in senior management reporting and analysis
  • Understand and identify opportunities to minimize counterparty and foreign exchange exposure
  • Assist in the analysis of investing and borrowing alternatives within defined Treasury guidelines
  • Analyze and test enhancements to cash management system and SWIFT upgrades, following company standards and internal controls
  • Assist and drive key components of automation and control projects

The ideal candidate will have
  • Bachelor's degree with at least 10 years of experience in sell side, hedge fund, prime brokerage or treasury experience, including prior experience in one or more of the following areas: margin, collateral management, stock lending
  • Exceptionally strong analytical/ problem-solving skills to contribute to daily operating decisions and to assist with the maintenance and enhancement of Treasury processes, controls and systems
  • Ideally, the candidate will also have prior experiences in one or two of the following areas: cash management; liquidity risk management, industry banking platforms (including SWIFT), operations for various financial instruments or credit market knowledge
  • Familiarity with U.S. fixed income, foreign exchange, equities, OTC swaps and futures products
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a high transaction operational environment, all while taking ownership for the conduct of and improvement of daily processes; driving innovation with the ability to troubleshoot, streamline, enhance, develop and document
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Microsoft Access and/or Excel VBA programming as well as any other programming knowledge is a plus. Finally, familiarity with the structure of a hedge fund, requiring detailed operational work and a willingness to cover various Treasury activities, both senior and junior to the position, is an important consideration for the job applicant.
Location: New York, NY
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