Treasury Analyst

New York, New York, United States

Ref#: POS-11599

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Two Sigma is a different kind of investment manager. Since 2001, we have used data science and technology to derive insights that forecast the future and discover value in markets worldwide. Our team of scientists, technologists and academics looks beyond traditional finance to understand the bigger picture and develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most difficult economic problems. Our work spans markets and industries, from insurance and securities to private investments and new ventures. 

The Treasury team manages firm and fund capital safety and liquidity through the monitoring, movement, margining, borrowing, investing and reporting of capital, cash and margin at almost twenty banks, prime brokers and trading counterparties. Treasury also plays a key risk management role with responsibility for counterparty credit, FX risk and insurance programs. 

Two Sigma seeks a talented Treasury Analyst to join Two Sigma’s growing Treasury team.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the managing Two Sigma’s wire operation and margin funding process ensuring both the company and our fund capital is always secure and available in the right place, when needed. They will have additional responsibility to drive projects enabling Two Sigma to thrive in the new banking environment, in support of new fund launches, implementation of new technology and processes.

You should take on the following responsibilities:

  • Oversee cash management for hundreds of company accounts and multiple fund families, including the calculation of USD and non-USD cash balances and projections
  • Manage FX currency settlements, transactions and valuations. 
  • Work with the treasury team to manage overall strategy of the Funds’ daily margin and margin excess cash positions to reduce counterparty exposure across prime brokers and custodians.
  • Issue and review OTC derivative and Repo margin calls on a daily basis.
  • Liaise with Accounting and Financial Planning teams to prepare for upcoming subscriptions, redemptions and month end capital activities.
  • Open and test new accounts.
  • Partner with the treasury team to ensure the prompt settlement and reconciliation of over 100 wire payments on a daily basis.
  • Lead ad-hoc projects by collaborating with Engineering teams on both system updates and process improvements initiatives.
  • Manage internal and external customer requests and inquiries.

You should possess the following qualifications & skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, or a similar field with a strong academic track record is required.
  • 0-3 years treasury or collateral management related experience from an asset manager, fund administrator or bank is a prerequisite. Experience with FX and Fixed Income derivatives highly preferred.
  • Attention to detail, a solid quantitative aptitude, intellectual curiosity, and strong verbal and written communication skills are required. 
  • Strong MS Excel skills and familiarity with basic accounting concepts are preferred. 
  • Flexibility to work extended hours as needed is required.
  • Experience leading and improving upon processes and proven ability to multitask in a busy deadline-oriented environment are required. 
  • Experience with SWIFT messaging is preferred. 
  • Demonstrated understanding of global cash investment products, strategies and investment markets.
You will enjoy the following benefits:
  • Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, competitive 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance 
  • Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms
  • Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship
  • Time Off: Generous vacation and unlimited sick days, competitive paid caregiver leaves
We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.