CAIA's Career Center is an easy-to-use, comprehensive resource connecting job seekers with employers in the growing AI field. Use your knowledge and credibility to advance your career or build a talented team for your organization. Opportunities targeted to CAIA Charterholders are prioritized.
In order to search for jobs specifically for CAIA Charterholders or those pursuing the CAIA Charter please enter “CAIA” in the search panel.
This will enable you to search for CAIA specific roles globally.
Department overview: IHS Markit's Corporate Actions service is a best-in-class centralized source of validated corporate action announcements for nearly two million equities, fixed income, and structured finance securities across global markets. MCA services customers as a single source that streamlines operations for the collection, validation and dissemination of corporate actions.
Position summary The Markit Corporate Actions Product Services Team has an established presence in London, New York, India, Dallas, and Singapore. This team is responsible for corporate actions validation operations, customer support and new client onboarding, vendor management, quality control, and strategic support for new product initiatives.
The validation operations team monitors domestic and international corporate actions announcements from the point of notice of inception and conducts a stringent cleansing process.
The successful candidate ensures that the state of each corporate action announcement record clearly defines the terms of the corporate action in order for customers to pass notification on to their clients to conduct investment decisions and to allocate entitlements resulting from the corporate action.
The ideal candidate will be eager to learn and partake in a new initiative, collaborating in close partnership with colleagues across the globe.
Duties & Responsibilities
Review corporate action announcements and conduct research to obtain details required to validate and complete announcements for publication of composite records to customers
Utilize various research sources (prospectuses, information circulars, exchange bulletins), including internet search engines and websites to successfully validate the corporate action
Interface with Domestic and Foreign Paying/Transfer/Information Agents, Vendors, Custodians, Banks, Exchange Officials, and with high ranking Issuer Officers (CFO, CEO), including Legal Counsel to obtain corporate action specifics
Review daily exception reports; research and resolve exceptions
Interface with external customers via emails and phone calls to address their questions on data integrity, service procedure and market practices.
Collaborate with local and global teams to improve procedures and identify and implement opportunities to realize efficiencies and improve quality for a better downstream product
Contribute to user acceptance testing and special projects in partnership with Product Services teammates in other locations and with local technology counterparts
Contribute to quality assurance testing and special projects in partnership with Product Services teammates in other locations and with local technology counterparts
Understand Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and their impact on revenue and operations
Education and Experience
Graduate degree/ Post Graduate or equivalent, preferably in Finance, Economics or Business
Fluent in speaking, reading and writing in Japanese to conduct research and support customers. JLPT Level I required.
Knowledge of equities and fixed income markets
Experience working with equities and fixed income markets preferred; knowledge of corporate actions a plus
Strong research and data mining skills required
Working Experience of Excel, SQL and VBA preferred
Knowledge of ISO/Swift feeds a plus
Experience in client service or partnering with technology counterparts a plus
Commercial Awareness Proven interest in financial markets and desire to increase knowledge of equities and fixed income
IHS Markit is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or accommodation to use our website to apply to a position, please contact email@example.com or call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only.
We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.
IHS Markit is proud to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment drug testing. As a federal contractor in the United States, IHS Markit is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States. For information regarding legal rights and protections in the United States, please click on the following links:
Right to Work EEO is the Law EEO is the Law Supplement Pay Transparency Statement
Current Colleagues If you are currently employed by IHS Markit, please apply internally via the Workday internal careers site.
Internal Number: 6260580
About IHS Markit
eFinancialCareers is a career site specializing in financial services.