PGIM Private Capital | Senior Operations Associate and Executive Assistant, Trade Management

Job Classification:
Investment Management - Investment Operations

PGIM is the diversified asset management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). With $1.4 trillion in assets under management, and 38 offices spanning 16 countries, PGIM is among the world’s top-10 largest asset managers. Comprised of seven self-governing asset management divisions, each PGIM business offers a distinct workplace culture that aligns with the firm’s ultimate objective: to provide premier service to our clients while fostering an inclusive workplace culture that is rooted in trust, respect and equality.

Our Business:

At PGIM Private Capital, expertise, analysis, and experience drive everything we do. We strategically target select global markets to offer unique deal flow to investors and prospective issuers. Our team is comprised of bright, focused professionals who collaborate at all levels to manage originations and a private debt portfolio across investment grade, high yield and mezzanine investments. We invest in the potential of our employees by offering them large-scope, small-team emphasis on collaboration, and commitment to a healthy balance between a professional and personal life. We challenge you as an individual so you can make real contributions while you grow your capabilities.

Our Role:

PPC’s Trade Management Team, located in Newark NJ, is seeking a bright, organized, motivated, energetic individual to perform core operations functions around Uniform Commercial Code f(UCC) filings and to support securities custody bank activities, as well as to provide Executive Assistant support to two vice-presidents and an operations team of 20 other associates. The Sr. Operations Associate will perform operations and administrative work of moderate to significant difficulty and complexity.

Your Impact:
  • Primary responsibility for PPC’s UCC filing and tracking processes in the ILien system both at the time of original transactions and ongoing re-filings.
  • Follow up on UCC issues with PPC deal teams, attorneys, and borrowers.
  • Deposit and withdrawal functions for Physical Private Placement bonds.
  • Support bond re-registration and tracking processes as needed.
  • Reconciling data.
  • Backing up other operations team members associated with trade support activities.
  • Provide direct administrative support for two operations Vice Presidents and a staff of 20.
  • Onboarding and offboarding of staff (22)
  • Coordinating Systems access for staff (22)
  • Procurement
  • Schedule and coordinate meetings for principals with other Prudential associates and with internal/external clients
  • Organize and manage registration, hotel and general travel arrangements for offsite meetings, conferences and seminars for multiple team members
  • Prepare and submit expense and travel vouchers to Accounts Payable for processing and reconciliation of any errors/discrepancies
  • Prepare spreadsheets and/or PowerPoint presentations of moderate to significant complexity
  • Type and proofread letters, term sheets, legal documents and charts/tables/graphs.
  • Special projects as assigned


Your Required Skills:
  • Four-year degree (or equivalent). Preferred majors include Accounting, Economics, Finance or Business.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of administrative experience strongly preferred


Your Desired Skills:
  • A high degree of professionalism and strong work ethic coupled with a sense of responsibility and integrity required. Ability to maintain confidential information essential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, dependability and the ability to communicate with all levels in and outside of the organization required
  • Positive, "can-do" approach to work
  • Strong initiative and good judgment a must
  • Attention to detail and prioritization skills needed
  • Excellent judgment and discretion required in handling confidential information
  • Ability to solve problems and troubleshoot with general oversight from managers
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and multi-task required
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player
  • Ability to compose routine letters and/or emails needed.
  • Strong partnering and collaboration skills required
  • Willingness and ability to take direction from multiple sources required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office computer programs, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Flexibility to work overtime as required


Our Culture:

Prudential is focused on creating a fully inclusive culture, where all employees feel comfortable bringing their authentic selves to work. We don’t just accept difference·we celebrate it, support it, and thrive on it. At Prudential employees have a unique opportunity to build their career path by owning their development, their career and their future. We encourage employees to utilize the internal "Skills Accelerator" to hone their skills and explore the opportunities available to them within Prudential.
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Prudential Financial, Inc. of the United States is not affiliated with Prudential plc. which is headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.

We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.

Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, marital status, age, veteran status, domestic partner status , medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Prudential Insurance Company of America, Newark, NJ and its affiliates.

Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at staffingagencies@prudential.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.

PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES:
If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, which may include an assessment, please call (800) 433-8960, prompt 4 or email accommodation.h&w@prudential.com.

Please note that the above number and email are solely for individuals with disabilities requesting an accommodation. If you are experiencing a technical issue with your application or an assessment, please email careers@prudential.com to request assistance.

Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

R-103603