Investment & Capital Markets Operations Associate

Freddie Mac
McLean, Virginia
Nov 07, 2020
Nov 26, 2020
Full Time
At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you'll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Position Overview:

Are you someone who desires a dynamic work environment that supports a fast-paced business model? Are you a detail-oriented person with a desire to grow and have a passion for Capital Markets? We are looking for a self-starter and someone who is highly dedicated to personal perfection to join our L&C team! If this describes you then please apply for the L&C Operations Associate position.
Our Impact:
  • Provides direct operational support to various Trading desks/Portfolio managers and works in tandem with the Liquidity goals of the firm
  • Accurately and efficiently analyze trade economics, process trade settlements, prepare reconciliations and reports, all while mitigating risk
  • Engaged in new projects in support of Freddie Mac's 2020 goals
Your Impact:
  • Will provide daily trade support to various portfolio managers while addressing issues as they arise
  • Accurately confirm trade economics with broker-dealer community while actively monitoring trade settlements at multiple custodial banks
  • Will prepare and reconcile daily securities & cash reports while maintaining the ability to identify potential settlement discrepancies, all without adverse impacts to Freddie Mac
  • Participate in various types of system improvement testing internally and externally
  • Communicates efficiently with a high degree of professionalism both written and orally and will talk to various internal business partners and external clients
  • 1-2 + years of relatable experience
  • Bachelor's Degree as it relates to Finance, Economics, or Business
  • Experience working in a team environment, school or past employment
  • Meticulous attention to detail is very important
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and technical skills or macro experience preferred
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
Keys to Success in this Role:
  • Desire to work within a cohesive team as well as the ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to adhere to sensitive deadlines throughout the day
  • Work with sensitive information while calmly engaged in a high pressure environment
  • Comfortable working in collaborative work situations via video chat and standard office work space
  • Proficient in Excel but also a desire to grow technical macro skills
  • Trustworthy, dependable, transparent, and responsible
  • Strong work ethic and a desire give 100% effort

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Investments & Cap Mkts

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt

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