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AIMCo is one of Canada’s largest and most diversified investment managers, with approximately $100 billion of assets under management for 32 clients, a diverse group of Alberta public sector pension plans, endowment funds, and government accounts representing all Albertans. Our culture is defined by our core values: Excellence, Transparency, Humility, Integrity, and Collaboration.

Our success as an organization is as dependent on the growth of our people as it is our investments. We provide opportunity to our employees, embrace talent with new ideas and are committed to a culture of continuous learning.

 

 
Job Details
Analyst, Collateral Management (007162)
 
Job Number: 007162
Job Title: Analyst, Collateral Management
Number of Openings: 1
Job Type (Employment Type): Regular
Job Schedule: Full Time
Job Category: Investment Operations
Minimum Level of Education: Degree
Years of Relatable Experience: 2
Application Deadline: 2018/04/09
 
Position Summary

The Analyst, Collateral Management, is responsible for supporting the Collateral Management team’s daily operations and initiatives including counterparty risk management, liquidity operations and securities lending analysis. The Analyst will work closely with the team and internal clients to analyze firm-wide collateral metrics in the development of collateral management reporting and counterparty risk measures.

As the collateral functionality continues to broaden within the organization, the Analyst will be expected to continuously look for opportunities to gain efficiencies and improve processes within the department. These efficiencies will be developed through involvement in new and current projects, providing back-up support to Senior Analyst and through strong knowledge of investment instruments, programming skills and organizational experience.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Calculating net exposures and managing the inventory of all collateral positions with counterparties
  • Responding to and initiating margin calls with counterparties for all margin-based strategies including CSAs, Repos and Futures
  • Effectively executing collateral strategies such as re-hypothecation, optimization and substitutions
  • Booking and reconciliation of collateral trades into the Collateral Management Module and the accounting book of record
  • Development, implementation, and enhancement of collateral reporting
  • Act as the subject matter expert and first point of contact on the collateral management application
Our Ideal Candidate
  • Holds an undergraduate degree in Finance, Statistics or a related field
  • Knowledgeable of investment concepts, practices, analysis and product types (futures, short-selling, derivatives, repo, equity finance, etc.)
  • Has strong skills in Microsoft Excel, VBA and SQL
  • Programming experience and working knowledge of Calypso would be considered an asset
Application Instructions

Note: Final candidates will be asked to undergo a security screening, which includes a credit bureau and a criminal record investigation, the results of which must be acceptable to AIMCo.

We thank all applicants in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

For more information and to apply, visit the careers section of AIMCo's website at www.aimco.alberta.ca