Securities Lending Business Analyst

Job Title: Securities Lending Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH7862_1526410485
Contact Name: Kirsty McIntyre
Contact Email: kmcintyre@venquis.com
Job Published: May 15, 2018 19:54

Job Description

Stock / Securities Lending Business Analyst

Establisted Investment Manager based in the City

Initial six month contract

Ideal candidate should come from an Asset Manager background

Key Responsibilities

  • Business Analyst to support Front Office Systems with a focus on the securities lending platforms to ensure optimal service quality
  • Support new business activities such as future onboardings of new clients, investment products and additional funds onto the trade-lending platforms and ensure that business requirements are covered front-to-back
  • Act as 3rd level IT specialist for the lending platforms supporting the internal IT Production team and external vendors
  • Understand and capture business requirements front-to-back from Investment and Portfolio Management Teams or Operations
  • Driving forward innovation and system harmonization considering non-functional and regulatory requirements as well the future technology architecture
  • Work in international project and change environments, closely with colleagues in Investment, IT and Operations as well as external contractors and off-shore service providers
  • Analysis and transformation of the business user needs into functional / technical requirements
  • Drive forward simplification, optimization and straight-through processing of front-office related workflows

Key Requirements/Skills/Experience

  • Strong interest in technology and previous work experience in the financial industry
  • Investment process and financial instruments knowledge as well as previous exposure to portfolio managers, traders or risk analysts
  • Broad understanding of data models and SQL knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills in English