Senior Technology Consultant - Asset Management IT Solutions
- c.£90,000 basic + bonus
- London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
- Permanent, Full time
- Riversdale Consulting
- 24 Apr 18 2018-04-24
Exciting opportunity for talented Senior Consultant with Asset Management Technology (EMS, OMS, PMS) experience to join this marketing leading technology company.
The Senior Consultant is an important member of the Professional Services Team responsible for all aspects of the front to back office systems implementation at clients across 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 Senior 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 a large and complex implementation projects and dealing with all the accompanying issues is ideal.
The responsibilities of the Senior Consultant include:
Managing individual implementation projects
Co-managing multiple 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
The role requires working on-site at clients so travel will be extensive.
BUYSIDE WORKFLOWS FROM FRONT TO BACK OFFICE – proven knowledge and practical experience of equities, fixed income and OTC instruments essential for role. Must fully understand complex instruments and implementation requirements
6 to 10 years Front Office/Middle Office experience (order/portfolio management, dealing with Fund Managers/Traders)
Applications experience with Order Management Systems 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 and Implementation experience is desirable
Fluency in a second European Language is highly desirable
Degree in 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