Within Aflac’s Global Investment Division, the Operational Due Diligence employee will be an integral part of the New York External Management team. The team is responsible for manager sourcing, selection and monitoring. The position requires conducting initial and ongoing operational due diligence reviews to mitigate reputational and operational risks and assisting with manager onboarding to ensure that manager mandates meet expected service level requirements. The candidate is expected to maintain, enhance, and apply risk based operational due diligence framework. The Operational Due Diligence role is to support the Head of Operational Due Diligence in the development and implementation of external management practices and contribute to establishing a framework for best practices in order to implement and monitor the firms outsourcing efforts. The Operational Due Diligence employee will also collaborate with key stakeholders across accounting, operations, data management, tax, compliance, IT including communication with business partners in Columbus, GA (Corporate) and Japan as part of manager onboarding process, ongoing manager monitoring and related projects.
Reports to: Head of Operational Due Diligence
Primary Support: Multiple departments in support of External Management practices as it relates to Operational Due Diligence
Other Relationships: Japan External Management, Data Management, Compliance, Trade Operations, Risk, Trading, Portfolio/Investment, IT, Investment Accounting, Human Resources, and other key stakeholders
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