VP Custody

Custody Services Cork, Ireland


VP Custody

Cork – Ireland


About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 80 offices worldwide. With more than $1 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

For more information about Citco, please visit www.citco.com

About the Team & Business Line:

Fund Administration is Citco’s core business, and our alternative asset and accounting service is one of the industry’s most respected. Our continuous investment in learning and technology solutions means our people are equipped to deliver a seamless client experience.

As a core member of our Custody team you will work closely with internal stakeholders and cross-functional teams to minimize operational risks and ensure our clients experience seamless delivery across banking services. As Custody Vice President you are responsible for the overall client relationship management in Custody and demonstrates an ability to take on a multi-faceted role, leading and managing the custody teams in the areas of client relationship management, team management and client reporting.

Your Role:

  • You will coach, develop and provide direction of custody teams while creating an environment that motivates, rewards, and supports the team;
  • You will identify, recommend & implement areas in the team where procedures, processes, controls & client servicing arrangements may be improved & review internal controls & procedures on a regular basis;
  • You will conduct performance appraisals for team members, as well as provide training and supervision to team members;
  • You will be responsible for the quality of the Custody service delivery to assigned clients;
  • You will plan, schedule and manage the daily workflows of all client relationships within your account;
  • You will liaise with clients requirements and deadlines, ensuring delivery in an accurate and timely manner;
  • You will be maintaining relationships with Clients along with working closely with multiple parties internally and externally;
  • You will develop, adhere and maintain targets concerning staffing: production, overtime budgeting and productivity;
  • You will be participating in presentations to existing and prospective clients;
  • You will encourage teams to be proactive in identifying potential issues and the root cause of incidents and opportunities for improvement. Ensure all incidents are addressed and reported timely, and to the mutual satisfaction of Custody and client; debrief team on incident resolution and raise awareness across peer group;
  • You will propose and develop department-wide operational improvements in consultation with the other VPs in Custody;
  • You will communicate Citco’s organizational vision and goals to teams in addition to reviewing department goals within Custody;
  • You will maintain a thorough understanding of Citco systems and to remain apprised of regulations that affect Custody;
  • You will assist auditors and other fund participants;
  • You will be participating in managerial functions in conjunction with the Managing Director.

About You:

  • You have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting / Finance / Economics or comparable custody and finance experience;
  • You have 5-7 years’ experience in the Hedge Fund industry, preferably in custody, Investor Relations and/ or Client Service with some exposure to accounting and performance reporting;
  • You have a minimum 3 years’ experience successfully managing a large group;
  • You have a proven track record of being dedicated to servicing a group of high profile Alternative Investment Funds;
  • You display strong risk knowledge;
  • You are an excellent communicator who is able to liaise successfully with both internal and external stakeholders.


Our Benefits

Your wellbeing is of paramount importance to us, and central to our success. We provide a range of benefits, training and education support, and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve success in your career while balancing personal needs. Ask us about specific benefits in your location.


We recognize diversity as a source of organizational pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization.

Citco welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.