Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst

  • GBP75000 - GBP85000 per annum + Plus Front Office Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Black Swan Group
  • 14 Jan 19

Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst A rarely available permanent opportunity for a Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst has become at a leading global Investment Management firm based in London.

Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst

A rarely available permanent opportunity for a Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst has become at a leading global Investment Management firm based in London.

The successful Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst will be working within the Front Office Investment Team directly supporting Portfolio Management activities across EMEA, APAC and the US. The front office business change team do everything to ensure Portfolio Managers retain their focus on managing client assets and delivery of business change initiatives from project inception to end delivery.

Key Change Project Deliverables -

  • The Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst Change will actively support key strategic and tactical change initiatives in flight;
  • Including new Front Office Order Management System (OMS) integration via the BRS Aladdin OMS solution.
  • Help the front office Equities business account for post MIFID regulatory deliverables across research and commissions across the business.
  • Supporting the business directly in improving front end Equities business processes, reviewing operating model efficiency and drive through continuous improvements to deliver value to clients.

Given the strategic and business critical aspect of this role, our client is looking for the following prerequisites skills and experience;

  • Equities Investment Management experience, directly supporting a Front Office Equities business management group at a leading Investment/Asset Manager.
  • Prior hands on experience across BRS Aladdin Order Management System;
  • With experience supporting the intervention and implementation of Aladdin and working with vendor directly to apply ongoing business enhancements and developments.
  • Proven delivery experience around MIFID II regulation with particular focus on Research & Commissions. Accounting for front office equities research consumption and delivery of reporting process for research spend and commissions back to senior management.
  • End to end project delivery experience; supporting Front Office Equities group in business process modelling and driving through continuous improvements.
  • Experience applying project governance and reporting across the Equities Front Office Business stakeholder group and senior management.
  • Advanced Excel and SQL skills with the ability to automate processes and drive operational efficiencies.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with the ability to engage with the front office directly, obtain buy in and influence end to end delivery of business focussed solutions.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analyst to work directly with the business.

You will have clear autonomy to manage Front Office Equities business change projects and have a clear career path to building a team and moving directly into the business in the future. Due to the high-profile nature of this role, a market leading compensation package is on offer with attractive compensation package including front office bonus compensation scheme. We ask for Front Office Equities Investment Management Business Analysts with the above experience to apply early and clearly present relevant and transferable front office equities change delivery experience. Applicants will be asked to clearly present current examples of delivery prior to introduction to our client.