DST Systems Financial Services Operations Representative III (Sr. Specialist) in Quincy, Massachusetts
The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.
That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.
If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.
While working under limited supervision, you will function as a senior staff member. As a Financial Operations Representative III (Sr. Operations Specialist), you will be assisting management with monitoring workflow and/or incoming telephone calls while making recommendations for improvements to our procedures and/or process flow to reduce or eliminate processing errors. You will be responding to team questions, as well as escalated sensitive and/or complex client, shareowner and/or broker dealer inquires via telephone and/or written correspondence. This role provides cross training and/or customized functional training to improve phone skills, quality, processing efficiencies and client specific processing; and complete special projects and requests as assigned.
Checks work performed by staff members, assuring adherence to policies, procedures, deadlines and quality standards. Makes recommendations for procedural changes when necessary.
Provides management with technical support and assists with the assessment, prioritizing, monitoring and processing of workflow.
Researches, processes, and resolves complex transactions, relaying problems to management when necessary. Approves transactions based on corporate policy (i.e. estimates).
Directs and trains others as directed by management; makes suggestions for additional training programs; assigns and delegates workflow.
Monitors Task Tracker, reviews the non-end detail report, assists management with tasks such as desk audits, etc.
Participates on corporate initiatives, best practice and other improvement teams as needed.
Coordinates special projects and reports as assigned.
Assists with phone coverage if necessary, including taking sensitive or complex calls from clients, shareowners, and/or brokers; disseminates and explains more complex information regarding legal requirements and corporate policies.
Reviews selected high dollar transactions and performs a quality comparison between the incoming call and transaction entered on the system, ensuring all required security checks are met, accuracy of work entered, and all customer service etiquette was present in the call.
Advanced knowledge of transfer agency, fund procedures, and Federal regulations required in order to process complex transactions accurately and/or communicate with clients, shareowners, broker/dealers.
Advanced knowledge of load and no-load funds, brokerage commission structure, and commission cycles.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to converse knowledgeably and concisely with callers, clients, team members and management.
Demonstrated ability to provide effective coaching and feedback to develop and support team members.
Excellent problem solving skills.
Ability to interpret written and telephone requests/issues accurately and supply appropriate follow-up action as necessary.
Strong computer skills with demonstrated proficiency with the Microsoft Office Product Suite.
Meets and surpasses quality and productivity objectives within current role; brings a quality mindset to all aspects of the work.
Excellent ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment, handling and following through on multiple tasks within multiple deadlines for multiple clients.
Ability to deal with unexpected situations and address sensitive issues.
Good organizational skills with attention to detail in order to ensure that all deadlines and service levels are met.
DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.
SS&C DST is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, SS&C DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.
We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.
Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.