Cash Manager - Middle Office

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Hanover, New Jersey
  • Posted: December 09, 2016
  • Reference ID: 33641-en_US

At MetLife, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities.  The role of our investment department is critical to the success of the enterprise. It's where more than 500 professionals manage a $300-plus billion portfolio that includes public and private bonds, real estate and agricultural mortgages, real estate equity and structured finance securities. Understanding and actively managing a diversified portfolio to back product liabilities is what enables the MetLife, Inc. enterprise to help deliver on the millions of promises it has made to customers all around the world. Whether you are a seasoned investment professional, a newly minted MBA or a recent college graduate, you will find opportunities to grow and develop at MetLife Investments.


This position will act as Team Lead for the Investments Cash Management Team and be part of an international team tasked with trade processing and cash movements for a multi-billion dollar portfolio. This seasoned team tackles a multitude of tasks across a broad spectrum of products and transactions. The group works as a team moving from task to task which includes settling private and public trades interfacing with the trading desk as well as our Portfolio management to insure the larger investment group can be nimble in the market place. The primary focus will be the movement of cash to support trading activity and allocating funds to the proper portfolio.


Job Location

United States : New Jersey : Whippany


Job Description

  • Perform all cash management functions end to end in our Treasury Workstation to support MetLife’s cash flows.
  • Provide information to the Front Office and Traders to analyze the Treasury Workstation reports and Blackrock’s Aladdin systems to support cash forecasting for the Portfolio Manager.
  • Manage all corresponding bank balances and advise on the daily cash position.
  • Reconcile all bank accounts and investigate portfolio outages where necessary.
  • Produce weekly cash forecast and confirm current day trades in our investment platform.
  • Analyze the Treasury Workstation reports for actual/forecasts variances and will need to post adjustments where necessary.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or required.


Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of related Treasury or finance experience
  • Strong analytical and research capabilities
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Team player mentality


Preferred Qualifications

  • Functional experience with Aladdin platform
  • Accounting knowledge
  • Portfolio Accounting Management or cash accounting applications a plus


Required Education

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field


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MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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