Equity & Fixed Income Trading Operations Associate

Role Value Proposition:

MetLife Investment Management (MIM) is one of the largest institutional investors and asset managers in the world, with over $651 billion in combined managed assets, and has consistently generated superior returns for both policyholders and shareholders. The enterprise has more than 900 dedicated professionals with extensive experience and expertise across public and private fixed income and private assets, including real estate. Visit us at www.metlife.com/investments to learn more.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage trade flow across diverse universe of products including, but not limited to; Public and Sovereign Debt, Repo, Equities, Bank Loans, etc.
  • Daily interaction and coordination with Portfolio Managers, Traders, Executing Brokers, and Custodians as it relates to trade activity, settlements, cash management and overall portfolio oversight.
  • Coordinate and Facilitate key information related to esoteric trade activity by spearheading activities and requirements across teams such as Investments, legal, compliance, Operations, and outside parties.
  • Manage and fulfill direct inquiries from Clients regarding their portfolio, trade flow and cash balance make-up.
  • Enhance the Operational footprint by providing high level support to all aspects of the Investment Management business.
  • Consistently look to infuse efficiencies into the Operational environment by making recommended processing changes, and or looking to instill them through one's own capabilities.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

  • 3+ years of related Operational experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Fixed income securities, their settlements and associate bond math.
  • Functional experience with Omgeo CTM and ALERT
  • Strong analytical and research capabilities
  • Technology oriented mind sight a strong plus.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to question the status quo and make recommendations on how to enhance the current environment.

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Accounting, Economics, Finance or a related discipline

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At MetLife, we're leading the global transformation of an industry we've long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we're dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.


MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world's leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.

We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine's 2021 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies."

MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.

We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife. For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.

MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

Requisition #: 121671