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Compliance Business Analyst - Asset Management - London - £500

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Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Posted
15 October 2013
Closes
12 November 2013
Ref
1962/Contract
Contact
Richard Twumasi
Location
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£500 - £600 per day

Further information

Compliance Business Analyst - Asset Management - London - £500

Keywords: Compliance, Business Analyst, Compliance Codes, Regulatory Codes, Asset managers, hedge funds, asset management, project life-cycle, buy-side, fidessa, thinkfolio, aml, kyc, investment bank, financial services, contract, london

A leading asset management organisation is currently seeking a Compliance Business Analyst to join the operational compliance team in their organisation on a 6 month contract.

In this role as Compliance analyst your duties will include:

  • Gathering, verification, analysis, and documentation of business requirements.
  • Data and systems analysis to support documentation and understanding of the current-state.
  • Gaining client and IT sign-off of requirements documents and specifications by conducting walkthroughs, presentations, and formal reviews.
  • Perform reviews and provide feedback on documentation produced by other Business Analysts.
  • Support initiatives to improve the team's analysis processes, methods, and documentation.
  • Work closely with the development teams to develop functional specifications and help develop technical designs.
  • Ensure that development teams and management have a clear understanding of business priorities.
    Plan, script, manage, and execute acceptance testing - both UAT, with the client performing execution, and acceptance testing prior to UAT start.
  • Plan and execute user training on new systems.

Essential Skills:

  • Previous experience working as a Business Analyst in a technology team in a financial services organisation, either an investment Bank or Asset Management organisation
  • Knowledge of software vendors systems such as Fidessa (Sentinel), Thinkfolio, Charles River, BlackRock (Aladdin) etc.
  • A good understanding of the technology product and project life cycle.
  • Understanding of compliance products for asset managers and hedge funds
  • Knowledge of regulatory rules and codes in regards to compliance e.g. AML, KYC etc.
  • An in-depth understanding of business analysis (including knowledge of at least one requirements management/modelling tool) and with the ability to select the right tools/methodologies for a given task.
  • Experience of writing test strategies, plans, scripts, and cases.
  • A good knowledge of financial products, preferably though the whole product life cycle.

To be considered for the above contract opportunity please apply for this position immediately.

Richard Twumasi

Harrington Starr

Harrington Starr