Treasury Chief Operating Officer Team Support

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 21 Mar 19

Treasury Chief Operating Officer Team Support

Company Profile:
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Department Profile
The Finance Division reports to the Chief Financial Officer and consists of some 3,000 employees worldwide. Finance protects the Morgan Stanley franchise by serving as guardian of the Firm's books and records and by contributing to firm wide risk management and risk reduction. This division maintains relationships with Morgan Stanley's various industry and government regulators and also serves as the conduit of financial information to the outside investment community. Finance plays a critical role as advisor to Morgan Stanley's various businesses and its senior management team.

Corporate Treasury seeks to optimize shareholder value by providing effective management of Morgan Stanley's liquidity, funding and capital resources working in close partnership with our key internal and external stakeholders. Treasury's policies and strategy are formed, in large part, by the regulatory landscape in which Morgan Stanley currently operates.

Team Profile
The role in Corporate Treasury's COO function team offers exposure to senior Morgan Stanley management and allows the candidate to get a thorough understanding of all of the functions within a Corporate Treasury department through a unique coverage model. We are seeking to hire a manager to work across many of the team's initiatives with particular focus but not limited to the following:

Primary Responsibilities
- Establish and oversee content creation such as reporting and presentations for Senior Management and Board Risk Committee Members
- Prepare presentations for meetings with regulators, the Board of Directors, senior management, rating agencies and investors
- Prepare presentations Global Treasury Town Hall meetings
- Responsible for developing strategy and communications surrounding new initiatives with various teams across the department and wider Firm
- Coordinate between the functional teams within Treasury such as Liquidity Planning and Coverage, Treasury Capital Markets, Bank Treasury, Treasury Risk, etc. to develop priorities across various groups
- Evaluate and rationalize reporting process
- Lead Global Treasury Communication projects including team objectives, town halls, and metric dashboards
- Establish and maintain relationship with other Finance functions and business unit CFO's/COO's
- Ownership of the department's People Agenda including recruiting and Summer Analyst training program
- Take the lead on ad hoc Global COO team deliverables


Skills Required
- Bachelor's degree with 3+ years functional experience in Finance, Compliance, and/or Legal, preferably from a securities firm or large bank
- Strong analytic capabilities, including the ability to summarize complex business problems and detailed analysis with clarity and brevity in written and oral form
- Ability to develop rapport with diverse groups; must be comfortable interacting with and presenting to senior management
- Proven track record of working productively in a team-oriented environment with competing priorities
- Ability to lead and keep momentum on project deliverables
- Adept at working in a fast-paced, high energy level environment
- Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)