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Operations Specialist

Job ID: BH481897

Category: Operations, Accounting and Finance

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Operations Specialist 
6-month contract

Location: Jersey City, NJ (remote until office opens)

Hours: M-F; 8hrs/day – 40hrs/wk
Industry: Financial Services/Banking
Interview Process: Video Call or Phone Screen (1 round)

Must Haves:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent job-related experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • At least a year of financial/accounting industry experience


  • Experience in security lending operations
  • Financial services experience

Job Description/Summary:

The Operations Specialist II is responsible for performing specialized operational securities processing activities in support of the firm’s business lines. This would include activities such as;

  • instruction receipt and authentication
  • entry instruction and verification (dual controls)
  • processing and recording
  • reporting and acknowledgement, and reconciliation.

Some areas where these activities would take place include:

  • Trade Entry
  • Foreign Exchange Processing
  • Trade Settlement
  • Corporate Action Processing
  • Research Notification.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Preferred experience: some financial services background, particularly with a focus in securities lending operations.


The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Jersey City, New Jersey