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Posted: Saturday, March 11, 2017 8:41 PM

Tortoise Credit Strategies is a registered investment adviser focused on fixed income:related strategies. The firm was built on an investment process that emphasizes top:down macro views, business fundamentals, bottom:up credit analysis as well as a disciplined focus on managing risk. Tortoise Credit Strategies is part of the Tortoise Investments family that also includes Tortoise Capital Advisors and Tortoise Index Solutions which has 19.8 billion assets under advisement as of November 30, 2016. We are currently searching for an Investment Operations Associate : Settlements Specialist and Trade Support. The Investment Operations Associate : Settlements Specialist and Trade Support position will facilitate the opening of broker relationships and settlement of transaction and client accounts. A: Work closely with counterparties, foreign and domestic, and custodians to prevent and resolve failed tradesA: Facilitate the initial trading setup of accounts with brokers and custodiansA: Validate trade details with counterpartiesA: Communicate trade allocations to brokers and custodiansA: Learn, build, and maintain trade:specific technology, including internal and 3rd party applications such as TradeSuite, Oasys, and Alert A: Reconcile trade activity to ensure all trades are accurately allocated and confirmedA: Seek out opportunities to improve efficiency and accuracy and leverage technology to streamline trading processesA: Two plus (2+) years of experience performing settlement functions for fixed income with a buy:side asset manager or custodial bankA: Functional understanding of MBS securities settlements and related processes including TBA Pair Offs, Net Settlements, Cancel and Rebills, SPO and CTAS adjustmentsA: Experience settling FX spot and currency forward transactionsA: Exceptional analytical thinking, attention to detail, and a high level of reliabilityA: Strong investigative and quantitative problem solving skillsA: Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization and work efficiently in high:pressure situations while meeting deadlines throughout the trading day/settlement cycle.A: Robust computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel and WordA: Familiarity with Bloomberg, TradeSuite, Alert, Oasys, MS Office desirableA: BachelorA?s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field preferred EOE/M/F/D/V


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