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Corporate Actions Manager

Sydney

Join our Award-winning Macquarie Asset Management group as a Corporate Actions Manager within our high performing Middle Office team and help us make a difference.

You will manage the Corporate Actions team to deliver first class support to our stakeholders and clients, forming and maintaining strong relationships with internal and external team managers to ensure outstanding corporate actions delivery, working to strict deadlines in a faced paced environment.  You will have an exceptional sense of risk awareness and client impact, leading by example and encouraging team identification and implementation of improvements and new ideas.  You will ensure the maintenance and practice of robust controls and procedures, resulting in no operational errors in the team.

You will manage the various components of corporate actions: research, processing and reconciling all corporate action types in all markets for all products.  You will also manage the instruction workflow in the Aladdin system so that all voluntary corporate action responses are sent to market within acceptable timeframes with an advanced understanding of all risk implications.   Partnership with Front Office as well as Legal, Fund Accounting, Data and Pricing and Reconciliations team leads will be essential to achieve the best outcomes for stakeholders where necessary.   You will be called upon to contribute to exciting projects and business changes as the business grows.  You will collaborate to help facilitate the onboarding of new clients plus troubleshoot any proxy voting, class action and fund accounting queries.  You will develop junior staff to become potential future leaders at Macquarie, recognising achievements and challenging them to deliver exceptional and individual contributions to the business. 

You will be an experienced, autonomous, motivated leader with an exceptional eye for detail, results driven and able to demonstrate a track record of quality performance in a manager / supervisory role for over 2 years.  Expert corporate actions knowledge is essential and you will have a strong awareness of risk and escalation, instilling an understanding of the ‘reasons behind the method’ in the team.  Advanced communication skills are essential.  You will have a positive, collaborative approach and an ability to problem solve new and complex events and situations, also enabling the team to do this as part of their development.  Tertiary qualification in a business discipline is preferred.  Aladdin system experience would be highly regarded.

About Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Asset Management is a large scale, global asset manager, providing clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products across infrastructure, real estate, natural resources, private credit, fixed income, equities, multi-asset and liquid alternatives. As at 31 March 2021, Macquarie Asset Management had $A562.2 billion of assets under management.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,000+ employees and offices in 32 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: MAM-960301
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Asset Management, Operations
Group: Macquarie Asset Management
Division: Macquarie Investment Mgmt
Recruiter: Tatiana Stepanova
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