Senior Operations Specialist, SettlementsApply Job ID: R-017458 Date posted: 09/15/2021 Primary Location SC-Fort Mill
Our Sr. Operations Specialist in Settlements will be responsible for balancing, reporting, and researching all exception items that settle through various depositories; as well basic financial and/or regulatory functions, and will ensure compliance with all prescribed internal policies and regulatory practices. The ideal candidate has excellent data entry skills (both numeric and alpha) is accurate and timely and will be expected to review client accounts, answer questions from internal and external clients, escalate items to management, and follow up on pending items in a timely manner. Additionally, the ideal candidate will be a team player, possess excellent time management skills, and work well in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to multitask with multiple operational processes and multiple data input platforms.
Responsible for reconciling fails to receive/deliver for equity and fixed income metals, alternative investments, and foreign securities.
Generating reports and tracking trend numbers
Working with Contra Dealers, Purchase and Sales, Margins, Account Transfers, Compliance, and LPL Advisors at all levels
Monitoring departmental mailbox and Service Requests (Dynamics)
Answering phone queue
Actively participates in learning activities in a way that makes the most of the learning experience by applying to daily responsibilities
Recognizes issues, problems, or opportunities and determines whether action is needed
Makes connections & offers creative recommendations on how to solve business challenges.
1-2 years of financial service experience
Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Siebel
Knowledge of BETA, DTC, and BONY preferred
Prior experience in processing Corporate Actions, Dividends, or Settlements with a Securities Brokerage, Bank Trust, or Transfer Agency organization
Series 99 preferred
At LPL, we believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. As the nation’s leading independent broker-dealer, we offer an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services. We provide you with a work environment that encourages your creativity and growth, a leadership team that is supportive and responsive, and the opportunity to create a career that has no limits, only amazing potential.
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