Operations Business Analyst - Asset Management

  • Up to £70k + bonus + bens
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 13 Aug 18 2018-08-13

One of the world’s most prestigious asset managers is hiring into a newly created role within their London office. This role would suit someone who has experience of working with an operations team and has a passion for technology; and an understanding of how this can enhance the business. It’s a great opportunity to move away from business as usual operations and to a more project focussed job.

You will:

Work as part of a group responsible for both developing new and improving existing operational processes.

Partner with colleagues within the technology teams and operations teams to ensure that the solutions being developed work with the relevant trade flows etc.

Work on projects to ensure that the operational infrastructure can scale to work with the launch of new funds/ products.

Lead on UAT and ensure that the testing results are analysed, and then improvements made if necessary.

Use your position within the business to identify and take advantage of efficiencies.
 

It is essential that you can demonstrate:

Excellent operational knowledge from with an asset or investment management setting, particularly of the trade lifecycle as this will be pivotal to your success.

Previous experience of working on projects.

Excellent communication skills and the ability to articulate the operational needs of a team to a technology professional, and vice versa.

Good practical knowledge of VBA. The ability to code macros etc will put you ahead of other candidates.

A strong academic profile, with ideally a 2:1 in a relevant subject.

Please note that you must have relevant right to work in the UK as no visa sponsorship is available