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Manager - Investment Operations

Company: MFS International Australia Pty Ltd
Location: Boston
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

At MFS, you will find a culture that supports you in doing what you do best. Our employees work together to reach better outcomes, favoring the strongest idea over the strongest individual. We put people first and demonstrate care and compassion for our community and each other. Because what we do matters - to us as valued professionals and to the millions of people and institutions who rely on us to help them build more secure and prosperous futures.What you will be responsible for:THE ROLE:Using discretion and judgment and following established procedures, manages and coordinates the processing, distribution and problem solving in connection with any securities' transactions executed on behalf of MFS or the MFS mutual funds or the Asset Management clients. -WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Manages personnel either directly or through supervisors; allocates and monitors work and makes decisions regarding employment, training and development, performance appraisals and salary administration.
  • Develops and monitors proper internal controls, work flow and work assignments and assures that procedures are documented, current and consistently followed.
  • Develops and implements standards of data quality administration and reporting needs to measure quality assurance. Monitors effectiveness against standards implemented.
  • Provides operational trade support, data administration support services and administration expertise in trade operations and other investment related matters.
  • Prepares oral and written presentations to MFS personnel and to others upon request.
  • Interfaces, interacts and evaluates the performance of the custodian banks of the MFS mutual funds.
  • Ensures that there is effective and regular communication between the Investment Operations Division and its clients; fixed income, equity trading and management, fund treasury, compliance and asset management.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as requested.WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience, including direct management of at least ten persons.
    • Minimum of 6-8+ years experience in the financial services industry or similarly related division of a company which manages investments or specializes in trading operations and administration.
    • Detailed knowledge of mutual fund operations, custodian bank operations and regulatory requirements pertaining to mutual funds.
    • Proficient microcomputer skills, work processing and database software.#LI-KP1#LI-HYBRIDAt MFS, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace. If you are excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly, we encourage you to apply - you might be just the right candidate for this role or others.What we offer:
      • Generous time-off provided: including "Responsible time off" for many roles, paid company holidays when the US Stock Exchange is closed, plus paid volunteer time
      • Family Focus: Up to 20 weeks of paid leave for new parents, back-up care program, dependent care flexible spending account, adoption assistance, generous caregiver leave
      • Health and Welfare: Competitive medical, vision and dental plans, plus tax-free health savings accounts with company contributions
      • Wellness Programs: Robust wellness webinars, employee assistance program, gym reimbursement through our medical plans, fitness center discounts and more
      • Life & Disability Benefits: Company-paid basic life insurance and short-term disability
      • Financial Benefits: 401(k) savings plan, Defined Contribution plan- 15% of base salary invested into the Plan, competitive total compensation programsMFS is a hybrid work environment (remote/onsite) unless otherwise stated in the job posting. This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of their job responsibilities, unless MFS approves an exemption as an accommodation due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. Submission of an exemption request does not guarantee that an exemption will be approved or that the request can be accommodated.If any applicant is unable to complete an application or respond to a job opening because of a disability, please contact MFS at 617-954-5000 or email for assistance. -MFS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws. Employees and applicants of MFS will not be subject to harassment on the basis of their status. Additionally, retaliation, including intimidation, threats, or coercion, because an employee or applicant has objected to discrimination, engaged or may engage in filing a complaint, assisted in a review, investigation, or hearing or have otherwise sought to obtain their legal rights under any Federal, State, or local EEO law is prohibited. Please see the document and , linked for your reference.

Keywords: MFS International Australia Pty Ltd, Boston , Manager - Investment Operations, Accounting, Auditing , Boston, Massachusetts

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