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Consultant, Fund Accounting

Northern Trust

   » Limerick
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   » Permanent full-time
   » Updated 13/01/2018
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Consultant, Fund Accounting

this function is located in our Limerick office and will be within the Oregon Fund Accounting Programme .
Principal Responsibilities
   » Working within the Business Architecture Work stream.
   » Analyse the day 1 NT FA and Oregon FA current business architecture to identify differences in terms of functionality, processes and org. structure
   » Assist Design the day 2 and 3 target operating model to support both existing and Oregon client requirements
   » Identify and document gaps between the NT day 1 and day 2/3 operating model and work with delivery W/S to propose solutions for the DA
   » Complete work assigned by the workstream lead
   » Adopt and embrace the ways of working set out by the programme
   » Ensure designated work is delivered against quality and plan
   » Deliver day-to-day activities to meet the workstream milestones
   » Highlight any potential risks and issues identified to the workstream lead
   » Report progress on assigned activity to the workstream lead
   » Deliver with a sense of urgency and agility
   » Work collaboratively in ensuring timely delivery
   » Suggest improvements to team performance to accelerate progress

Skills / practice
   » Maintain an knowledge of the industry and NT, in particular NT's systems, infrastructure and process/data flows.
   » Strong communication, first class presentation and internal and external client-servicing skills.
   » Evidence of prosperous negotiation skills

   » Detailed Knowledge of Enterprise and related Fund Accounting Applications
   » practice with vendors preferred (Bloomberg, Reuters etc).
   » knowledge of how Fund Accounting systems link and interface to other systems and an appreciation of how to implement such interfaces.
   » Responsible for co-coordinating systems testing in the team.
   » Analytically and procedurally competent to represent the team on cross-function/location process or project deliverables.

Client Service
   » practice of representing businesses to current clients via presentations etc.
   » Ensure the team understands the current Oregon SLA and Operating Model
   » Collaborate and consult with project/assignment stakeholders with ease. Prepare and recommend solutions to project/assignment issues and risk factors. Provide regular updates to the stakeholders on project status

People Management
   » Be an effective communicator, motivator, coach and mentor.
   » Leads by example and actively mentors and coaches individuals on the team. Provides guidance, knowledge and feedback to mentees. Mentors individuals and peers during a project/assignment.
   » Ensure best use of resources and systems. Identify individual responsibilities as well as overall project team responsibilities and ensure that these are being met.
   » Identify and delegate assignments and project tasks to individuals and peers

Personal Development
   » Have the capability to develop further as the business grows.
   » Genuine committed interest in own career development
   » significant Professional Qualifications
   » PC skills training
Personal Qualities
   » Disciplined, authoritative, determined.
   » Enthusiastic, good communicator, coach, mentor.
   » Confident, well-balanced and resilient.
   » Must be approachable and gain respect.
   » Results-oriented, ambitious, highly driven.
   » Enthusiasm to improve company performance and systems.
   » Staff motivator and trainer.
   » capability to think and act creatively
   » Identifies solutions as well as issues
   » Takes initiative to improve areas outside of immediate responsibilities
About Northern Trust
For more than a century, Northern Trust has worked hard building our legacy of outstanding service, skills and integrity. From a Chicago-located bank founded in 1889, we now have more than 20 international locations and 16,500 employees globally. We serve the world's most-sophisticated clients - from sovereign wealth funds and the wealthiest individuals and families, to the most-prosperous hedge funds and corporate brands.
We burnished our reputation as a global leader delivering innovative investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary and banking solutions enabled by sophisticated, leading technology. And through Information technology all, we continually laid a solid, forward-looking foundation on which future generations can continue growing and achieving greater.
Northern Trust proudly cultivates a diverse workforce, to serve our diverse client base. We strongly believe that diversity of practice contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better company. We encourage applications from the best regardless of ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, nationality, discapability, sexual orientation, education, socio-economic background, parental and caring status, or religion.
As of September 30, 2017, Northern Trust Corporation had:
   » $131 billion in banking assets
   » $7.8 trillion in assets under custody
   » $9.7 trillion in assets under custody/administration
   » $1.1 trillion in assets under management

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