Bachelor degree required or related business experience; Paralegal certificate preferred
Minimum of 2 years previous business experience
Knowledge of securities and mutual fund products preferred
Proficient with Microsoft Office products including Excel and Word required; Proficient with database applications, particularly Access, required; Proficiency with SharePoint desired
Provide transactional support to the Funds and various departments within Federated and provide other legal support services as needed to assist legal counsel in meeting regulatory and business requirements.
Generate documentation for securities transactions, including repurchase agreements for offshore and domestic Federated funds, Variable Rate Return Demand Notes, derivatives, securities lending and futures agreements, letter agreements and other agreements such as: loan and master participation, Novation, global, etc. in coordination with fund attorney and Board Relations Manager.
Negotiate terms of repurchase agreement documentation with guidance of internal and outside counsel.
Coordinate execution of all transaction-related documents and maintain all executed agreements.
Prepare quarterly amendments to exhibits, monthly credit updates, notices, waivers, consents and extensions.
Prepare monthly and other periodic reports and distribute to legal and investment research staff; assemble and maintain legal files for requests as necessary.
Provide general legal support as needed.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Overtime as required)
Federated Investors Tower – Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Must possess strong analytical skills and a process-orientation; strong time management and organizational skills; ability to work independently and prioritize work effectively
Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills; ability to work effectively as part of a team
Must exercise discretion in working with sensitive or confidential information
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Since 1955, millions of investors in the United States and around the globe have relied on Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) for world-class investment management. Federated has grown to become one of the nation's largest investment managers with $366 billion in assets under management.
Federated has honed its disciplined investment process over a half-century to deliver style-consistent inv...estment products, including 123 domestic and international equity, fixed-income and money market funds, as well as a variety of separately managed accounts. Federated's diversified product line is distributed through more than 8,400 financial intermediaries and institutions who assist investors in meeting their unique objectives. For additional information about Federated Investors visit FederatedInvestors.com.