Newton, Operations Manager

Posted 29 March by BNY Mellon Featured

Newton Investment Management Limited is an active investment management firm, using thematic ideas about the long-term investment landscape to create and manage strategies that help secure clients’ futures. Newton thinks on a global basis, with its single London-based investment team working collaboratively across asset classes and regions. The firm builds bold solutions, designed to meet the real-world challenges clients face, and the team manage them responsibly in the broadest sense – through embedding environmental, social and governance considerations, and engaging on issues that affect their clients. Those clients are based around the world, and include pension funds, corporations and charities and, via Newton’s parent company BNY Mellon, individuals.

With offices in London and New York, Newton has £55bn (as at 30 September 2017) under management, including assets managed by Newton Investment Management Limited as dual officers of Newton Capital Management Limited and The Bank of New York Mellon. News and other information about Newton is available at and via Twitter: @NewtonIM

Newton employees are bright, inquisitive, thoughtful and collaborative. They are highly motivated to deliver performance and service to clients.  Newton prides itself on being an employer of choice, with a flexible working environment and a commitment to diversity and opportunity among its employees. 

Newton is a professional, friendly and collegiate place to work. The firm looks to attract individuals who are keen to work as part of a team, in a meritocratic environment, and who are driven to help make the organisation a great place to work. 


  • To oversee the Investment Operations teams (teams and responsibilities listed below) and contribute, as required, to ensure smooth operational efficiency at Newton.

  • Trade Administration: trade confirmation and settlement instruction, failed trade management, derivatives administration, research into new markets, co-ordination / completion of legal documentation (e.g. ISDA) and cash flow management.

  • Portfolio Administration: corporate event processing (corporate actions & income), reconciliations, proxy voting administration, management / performance fee administration and regulatory reporting.

  • Project Support: oversight of operational projects, support and co-ordination for the strategic investment accounting system replacement project.

  • To manage the Data Management function covering security set-up and on-going maintenance and pricing.

  • To ensure appropriate oversight of all vendor relationships owned by Investment Operations.

  • To keep up to date with regulatory changes impacting Investment Operations.

  • To undertake specific projects as requested by the Head of Investment Operations and Investment Services and/or the Head of Operations.



  • Attention to detail and ability to effectively follow-up and resolve matters
  • Extensive experience and general knowledge of investing, fund accounting, trust operations and investment regulations required.Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, proven excellent oral and written communication skills and quantitative skills.
  • Graduate degree degree in business, economics or similar advanced degree desired.  


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: careers.

As one of the world's leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers, BNY Mellon Investment Management combines agility, insight and scale to create and deliver strategies and solutions to address our clients' needs. Encompassing BNY Mellon's investment management firms, wealth management organization and global distribution teams, we draw on deep expertise to collaborate with clients and tailor our best ideas and resources to meet their specific needs. We pride ourselves on providing dedicated service through our network of global professionals who have a deep understanding of local requirements.

With our extensive experience in anticipating and responding to the investment and financial needs of the world's governments, pension plan sponsors, corporations, foundations, endowments, advisors, intermediaries, individuals and families, and family offices, BNY Mellon Investment Management is dedicated to helping clients reach their goals.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: United Kingdom-Greater London-London
Job: Asset Management
Internal Jobcode: 30916
Organization: Newton-HR06148
Requisition Number: 1800574

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