Business Analyst - Asset Management - Financial Services

London (Greater)
£60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
12 Feb 2014
12 Mar 2014
EP_BA-BuySide
Elliot Parfitt
Finance, IT
Permanent
Full Time

Business Analyst - Asset Management - Financial Services

Business Analyst, Asset Management, Trading Systems, Equities, Derivatives, BA, Business Analysis

Leading global Asset Management house is looking for a buy-side experienced Business Analyst to join their London City office.

You will be working across front, middle and back office multi-asset class trading environments with a mix of 3rd party (including Charles River / CRD V.9) and in-house bespoke trading platforms.

This is a Senior Business Analyst role that will interact with PM, development and other IT teams - reporting into the Head of Investment Management Systems.

The Business Analyst role will include:

- Requirements gathering from the front, middle and back office investment management system / trading system users

- Producing high-level functional specifications

- Working in both project & BAU environments covering multi-asset class trading (including derivatives & equities)

You will have Business Analysis experience from buy-side trading firms (asset management, wealth management, investment management etc) in addition to:

- Knowledge of trading systems (ideally Charles River, CRD, Fidessa LZ, thinkFolio etc although other in-house / bespoke systems knowledge is also suitable

- Expertise in producing functional specification documents

- Front, middle & back office experience

- Knowledge of multiple asset-classes (derivatives, fixed income, equities etc)

My client is looking for a Business Analyst who is able to work autonomously to drive their own workload but also to work with multiple other areas of the business.

You must have excellent communication skills in addition to your Business Analysis experience from the financial services / electronic trading industry.

Please get in touch ASAP for more information.

Elliot.parfitt@harringtonstarr.com

Business Analyst, Asset Management, Trading Systems, Equities, Derivatives, BA, Business Analysis

Business Analyst - Asset Management - Financial Services