Implementation Consultant - Buyside IT Solutions
- c.£85,000 - £100,000 basic
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- Riversdale Consulting
- 18 Oct 18
Exciting opportunity for talented Implementation Consultant with Asset Management or Hedge Fund Technology (EMS, OMS, PMS) experience to join this marketing leading technology company.
The Implementation Consultant is responsible for all aspects of the front to back office systems implementation at clients across the UK and Europe. You will need to become a product expert in a short amount of time and remain up-to-date as product and industry changes require. The Implementation Consultant will need to manage the competing demands of the clients to whom they are assigned, operating administratively as well as in a hands-on capacity.
The ideal candidate will have a mixture of development, business analysis, project management, presales and implementation experience. A person that is comfortable running complex implementation projects and dealing with all the accompanying issues is ideal.
The responsibilities of the Implementation Consultant include:
Managing individual implementation projects
Interpreting workflow analysis documents and the conversion of these documents into specifications for system configuration
Providing on-going communication and evaluation of project status
Providing a single point of contact for a client
Undertaking the daily execution of the project plan steps
Ensuring that a client’s needs are understood and documented
Providing proactive leadership in a client’s utilization of our products and services
Facilitating conference calls & meetings with other consultants product experts
Communicating pertinent information on upgrades and major releases
Managing training and consulting resource requests
Monitoring and assisting with the issue escalation process
Responding to additional product requests
Managing the co-ordination of work undertaken by our representatives in other locations
Maintain a general awareness of industry changes/trends
Occasional travel to Europe.
4 - 8 years Front Office experience (execution management, order management, dealing with Fund Managers/Traders)
Applications experience with EMS and OMS would be a plus
Good market instrument knowledge - Fixed Income/derivatives/equities/FX etc.
Some technical knowledge, for example SQL
Exemplary client facing skills
Experience dealing with users or clients from either a technical or business area
Comfortable making presentations covering business, technical or sales
Project Management experience is desirable
A degree ideally a Technical/Financial discipline.
To apply for this position in strict confidence please call Haydn Reynolds on 020 3371 6851 or send your CV to him at email@example.com