- London, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- S&P Global
- 16 Oct 18
As a Data Analyst you will be responsible for performance data used for analytical purposes. You will ensure data is validated and error free, communicating with teams in multiple locations/time-zones and managing tasks accordingly. Deliver on predefined individual and team targets including delivering outcomes with quality and excellence. You will be expected participate and lead process improvement projects.
In this role you will be:
o Responsible for collection and management of Structured Finance data used for analytical purposes
o Signing off loan level and investor reporting data requirements for new issue deals
o Working with the analytical teams to sign off data maps
o Ensure reports are received on time, the data is validated and error free
o Resolve data queries, with external clients, in a timely manner and within the Service Level Agreements
o Working with the Internal Controls team during reviews and implement changes where necessary
o Work with IT, Data, Analytical teams on data enhancements and improvement projects including leading User Acceptance Testing
o Pro-actively look for areas where data processes can improve and implement those changes
o Produce ad-hoc reports for the business by querying the databases
o Work with the Data Quality team on established metrics and the implementation of new ones
o Responsible for updating, approving and creating Data Process Manuals
o Improve knowledge within the team by conducting training sessions
The Impact: This role provides a vital connection between S&P Global Ratings data and global markets by ensuring quality data for consumption by downstream products and investors. The role has a core impact to our stakeholders, serves as the backbone of S&P Global Ratings process and has high visibility within senior management, analytical and operational groups.
The Career Opportunity: An individual who can excel at this role will be known throughout numerous leadership teams, with interactions across a broad range of teams including Analytical, IT as well as other Data functions.
The Team / The Business: The team is supportive and collaborative. They work great at moving forward with the group's mission and goals. A new member of this team will hit the ground running and partner with the team members immediately.
o Experience in a similar role within Structured Finance/Data Management
o Highly proficient in Excel and SQL.
o Any experience with QlikView, Blue Prism, Python or R is desirable
o Used to dealing with and analysing high-volume data
o Aware of Data Quality/Governance principles
o Worked on process improvement projects
o Experience with working with teams in different locations/time zones
o Very good written and verbal communication
o Able to speak about technical issues to a non-technical audience
o Can handle multiple queries, multi-task and flexibility to adjust to changing circumstances quickly
o Understand and map data flows end to end to a technical level and can isolate and rectify issues
o Proactive - work on tasks/initiatives without prompting
o Can drill down to understand the root causes of issues
o Self-starter, uses initiative and is inquisitive and is willing to go the extra mile