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  2. Some more truth about BB Ops and how I got out

    The Truth About The Back Office Hey guys, so I know there are a few posts about the back office (i.e Operations) on this site but I just thought I'd add my 2 cents as I recently left for another job after spending 1 year in BB Ops. 1. Pay: I don' ...

    69 comments - 31 silver bananas - Jan 5 2017 - 3:31pm -

  3. Networking-- am I too early/how to go about the proper way?

    So the goal is to transfer to a major market after I get about 18 months in at my current job. It is at one of the three brokerage houses, so the option to transfer internally is there. My situation though, is how can I/do I make connections to the profes ...

    6 comments - 2 silver bananas - Jul 21 2018 - 12:19am -

  4. Relevant Skills to Lateral

    I recently went through a rigorous financial analysis training provided by the bank for 3 weeks in addition to the one month general analyst training but I understand, I should continue following the markets and sharpen my technical skills. What would be ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 3 2015 - 7:33pm -

  5. Goldman Sachs IMD Product Controller vs. PwC Management Consulting FT offers

    Hi everyone, Looking to get some advice from anyone with experience at either Goldman Finance or PwC Advisory. Currently have 2 offers:- GS IMD Product Controller Analyst in NY- PwC Advisory- Management Consulting in LA I know they are seemingly unrelated ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 23 2014 - 9:47pm -

  6. Best Back Office Role to Jump From

    Title says it all. Assuming you work in the back office, what would be considered to be the 'best' back office job to position ones self (let's say assuming BB) in order to make the leap to front office. I myself have heard a few people peo ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 10 2014 - 6:00am -

  7. Is this a back office position?

    Purusing a position with GS /MS/ JPM in the investment bank division but this position is within the derivatives capital reporting group. I don't want to provide too many details, but is this a BO position? They really focused on inquiring about my k ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 3 2015 - 6:39pm -

  8. Stuck in Internal Audit

    So I'm a semi-regular who hasn't been around much lately. I'm taking a significant risk bey posting this but thdamn is about to break. I took a job in Internal Audit in December because I had a kid and needed money, so I wasn't in a po ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Apr 30 2018 - 1:15pm -

  9. Ops Life... When should I plan my move? (back office)

    Long story short, Ops is not where I want to be long-term. I have friends that really enjoy what they do (NY Metro and outside of it), but my experience hasn't been the greatest. Everything seems extremely inefficient with what I've been a part ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Aug 22 2014 - 3:56pm -