Prestigious asset management house seeks to identify an experienced systems analyst from an asset management background with a good understanding of Fixed Income, Derivatives and Equity instruments and analytics. Specific experience of institutional client reporting/services or an investment data environment is preferred together with exposure to various fund structures and distribution channels. Role will involve managing a number of projects to include CRM and web solutions and as such previous experience of developing new global websites for the funds business is essential
This is a senior, high profile role requiring the successful candidate to provide ongoing user support whilst also working on business improvement and other strategic initiatives. Ad hoc project work will include disaster recovery testing, security audit, hardware and software upgrades, and a key responsibility will be to undertake thought leadership, identifying opportunities for new and improved systems and partnering with senior project management teams with regard to implementation, training etc.
A strong client focus and excellent stakeholder management skills are essential as the role requires extensive communication between technology and business areas and the ideal individual will demonstrate the ability to build and maintain effect relationships with colleagues across the globe. Previous experience of working in a complex global organisation is essential. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of investment data in relation to Equities, Fixed Income and Derivatives, which will be complemented by superior technical ability to include strong SQL query skills and experience of Oracle/SQL relational databases. Superior academics, ideally to include a Master’s degree in Computer Science or MIS are essential, together with exposure to Cloud technologies and a range of Web platforms .