Our Global Distribution Group is currently seeking a Client Operations Analyst to join our team. In this role, you will be part of our Business Implementation Team, in Legg Mason's asset management and fund distribution business. This position will be based in our new Dublin, Ireland office, reporting to the Client Operations Manager based in London, and would work closely with the Global Business Implementation Manager based in the United States.
Your main responsibility as Client Operations Analyst will be to undertake due diligence reviews of service providers that distribute and administer Legg Mason’s products globally. Product lines supported are UCITS Funds, AIM Funds, variable investment trusts and alternatives. Your ongoing due diligence activities will include initial and annual reviews related to Know Your Customer (KYC), Politically Exposed Person (PEP), Financial Crimes, and other regulatory reviews as required.
In addition, you will assist the Client Operations Manager to coordinate and manage the implementation of business arrangements (Intermediary Onboarding) through close contact and collaboration with internal cross-functional business partners (sales, account services, product, legal, compliance, finance, operations and others).
There will also be opportunities for ad hoc requests regarding legal/regulatory and audit matters, and participation in implementing regulatory changes.
Legg Mason is a leading global asset management firm that offers rewarding career opportunities for individuals who share our core values: integrity, collaboration, passion for results, empowerment, and a commitment to our profession. We have a presence in every major financial center across the globe, and we look for exceptional professionals who want to shape a rewarding career through intellectual curiosity, leadership, and team-oriented approach. If you are passionate about the investment business and about building your future with one of the industry's premier firms, consider the opportunities at Legg Mason today.
Legg Mason offers a competitive salary and annual discretionary bonus (dependent on company and individual performance). A comprehensive benefits package including; medical insurance, dental insurance, pension and much more.