Vice President BlackRock Data Services
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Wilmington, DE 19806
Vice President BlackRock Data Services
Investment Operations – Investments
BlackRock’s business is investing on behalf of our clients, from large institutions to parents and grandparents, doctors and teachers who entrust their savings to us. We are committed to our clients-period. Our promise is to offer them the clearest thinking about what to do with their money and the products and services they need to secure a better financial future.
That’s why investors of all kinds have made us the world’s largest asset manager, entrusting us with trillions of dollars, and it’s why companies, institutions and global governments come to us for help meeting their biggest financial challenges.
About this role
BlackRock is one of the world’s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock offers a range of solutions – from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world’s capital markets. Our clients can access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iShares® ETFs.
At BlackRock, we value diverse perspectives and experiences . As such, teams within our Technology & Operations business would like to invite experienced operations professionals who are looking to re-launch their careers after an extended absence from the workplace to participate in a paid 6 month pilot returnship.
This program is aimed to help participants renew their:
+ Experience through on-the-job learning of investing
+ Exposure through networking and mentoring opportunities
+ Education through specific skill-based training, modelling, and financial analysis
Whether this pilot returnship leads to a full-time career, or serves to sharpen the skills necessary to take the next step, it will be a valuable experience for participants to build their career portfolio.
Please note that while we hope to be able to offer the best performers opportunities to stay on full-time at BlackRock, participation in the pilot returnship does not guarantee a permanent position.
Green Package Analytics & Support (GPAS) within GP Services is part of the Blackrock Data Services (BDS) organization. GPAS is responsible for the accurate and timely delivery of Risk and Performance Data, Analytics and Reporting to our clients through the release of the Green Package products. The GP is a comprehensive suite of reports and tools which allow portfolio management teams to manage market risk and make sound investment decisions. GPAS also provides the daily risk reporting and ad-hoc client support to over $17T of BlackRock and BRS assets across tens of thousands of portfolios. GPAS is a fast paced and challenging environment with team members who all share an interest in Finance and Technology.
+ Working as a part of GPAS management to implement strategic decisions
+ Key contributor to the Delaware GPAS management team ensuring appropriate staffing, depth charts and succession plans are managed for the location
+ All facets of people management to be performed including: coaching and development of staff, leading and motivating as well as performing goal-settings, 1-1s, mid-year and year-end staff reviews
+ Building strong relationships with key internal & external business stake holders and exceed their expectations
+ Providing escalation support for managing client inquiries on Green Package related matters. Follow through on issues with relevant internal teams
+ Ability to research and problem solve with a strong focus on automation and process improvement
+ Championing change within the team and participating/ leading various efficiency and capacity-building initiatives, including automation/ standardization efforts, cost/benefit analysis and computing the resulting project ROI.
+ Continuously streamlining the Green Package process through production and engineering improvement
+ Performing control and risk oversight for functions performed within team including but not limited to:
+ Identifying, managing and mitigating operational risks
+ Escalating risk and service issues on a timely basis.
+ Understanding and adherence for all regulatory requirements
+ Embracing the BlackRock Principles and role modelling these behaviors to team members
+ VP-equivalent or higher prior to work break; or 7+ years relevant experience
+ 2+ year voluntary career break
+ Minimum 4 years of supervisory experience; demonstrated experience in leading teams of professionals, staff development, coaching and performance assessments
+ Experience managing large teams supporting global functions, provide guidance to junior team members
+ Experience in working with senior stakeholders/ remote manager
+ Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
+ Enthusiasm and ability to work in a team-environment, multi-tasking, collaboration and effective communication skills are a must.
BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of March 31, 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.52 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit @blackrock at http://www.blackrock.com/us/individual Blog: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock .
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BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.
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