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Derivatives Business Analyst

Salary £85k
Type Permanent
Location City of London
Sector Projects & Change Management
Job Reference T9E/LPAR/24682
Contact Luke Rogers
Date posted 28-09-2016

We are currently looking to speak to Business Analysts on behalf of a top tier Asset Management firm. The purpose of this role is to provide business analysis tasks for the Quant Projects and Development team. To succeed in this role the individual must be able to sit between both business and IT, applying an organised proactive approach, ensuring they add value to the team. This is a permanent opportunity located in London, and comes with a basic salary up to £85k.

Key Responsibilities:
• Complete business analysis tasks within specified timeframes by:
+Gathering, documenting and gaining sign off on business requirements.
+Delivery of functional specifications to the IT team.
+Carrying out UAT.
+Performing complete handovers on new system enhancements to the relevant IT support team.
• Completing BAU tasks within specified time frames. Tasks range from data changes to reporting changes.
• Build and maintain strong relationships with the business and IT.

Key Skills and Experience:
• Experience within Investment management as a business analyst.
• Strong understanding of portfolio management and an awareness of market risk.
• Strong product knowledge across multiple asset classes. Ideally bonds and Futures and OTC Derivatives.
• Ability to produce detailed business requirements and functional specifications.
• Understanding of SQL and strong Excel skills.
• Ability to face off to IT and Business.

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Assistant Vice President, Consultant