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Risk Management Associate

Sydney, Australia

Job Description

Founded in 1939, Pershing LLC has more than 1,600 clients worldwide and more than $1 trillion in global client assets. Pershing Securities Australia maintains a strong local presence backed by the strength of a global leader.


Team Overview:

The Risk team at Pershing Securities Australia is part of BNY Mellon’s risk management framework, forming the second line of defence.  We support the business by providing advice and oversight, primarily in relation to Compliance, Operational Risk and Credit Risk.


Provide support to Heads of Compliance, Operational Risk and Credit Risk across the range of their portfolios, including:

• Data analysis;

• Report preparation and delivery;

• Risk event management; and

• Monitoring and surveillance.

The split of responsibilities supporting each Risk discipline will vary, depending on need.


Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. 2-3 years of total work experience preferred. Experience in Operations or Operational Risk highly desirable.

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Pershing provides critical business process, financial and technology solutions for financial organizations around the globe. We operate behind the scenes to power transformational change for broker-dealers, registered investment advisors, independent financial advisers, hedge fund and '40 Act fund managers and individual investors. We strive to be innovators, developing open architecture technology and financial solutions to support our customers' growth. We advocate on behalf of our customers and help them respond to regulatory reform and drive positive outcomes for our industry and investors. From our core business as an industry-leading trade execution, clearing and custody provider, we have evolved into a global multifaceted firm that provides investment solutions, forward-thinking technology-driven efficiencies, practice management and service excellence.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Sydney
Job: Risk
Internal Jobcode: 70369
Organization: Pershing SEC Australia-HR16948
Requisition Number: 1817520