Randstad Senior Business Analyst Banking in Charlotte, North Carolina

Senior Business Analyst Banking

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job details:

  • location:Charlotte, NC

  • salary:$20 - $36.22 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, October 11, 2017

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • reference:581596

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Location: Charlotte, NC

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Responsibilities:

  • Gather report requirements from Portfolio Managers and other front office investment team members.

  • Assist in creating and scheduling attribution and analytics reports within Barclay's POINT.

  • Run ad-hoc report requests from the front office users.

  • Review and resolve system errors.

  • Perform data validations and resolve data discrepancies to ensure accuracy of Barclay's POINT system.

  • Project support - understanding requirements, data flows, system needs and testing

  • Production support - Day-to-Day Involvement of data flows and systems from/to Barclay's POINT

  • Set up of complex Fixed Income securities within POINT, including creating security models, pre-payment schedules and updating security reference data.

  • Ability to troubleshoot data analytics and identify and resolve portfolio performance issues.

  • Thorough research of issues and execution of solutions.

  • Identify and assist in the implementation of business process improvements.

  • Documentation of SOPs.

  • Coordinate priorities with Business Groups, Accounting, and IT.

  • Interact and build relationships with multiple areas of the company.

Required

  • BA Degree required

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years business experience in the Financial Services/Asset Management industry.

  • Experience in Security Reference Data required.

  • Strong knowledge of Security types (such as Fixed Income, Equities, Options, Credit Default Swaps, and Credit Default Exchange) is required.

  • Understanding of portfolio/security data analytics (Yields, Duration, Convexity, Spreads) is required.

  • Strong business and technical background with portfolio accounting, security pricing, and understanding of corporate actions across all fixed income asset classes and complex derivative securities.

Desired

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, and Information System desired.

  • Knowledge of Barclay's POINT Preferred.

  • Experience with Bloomberg.

  • Understanding of portfolio performance and attribution.

  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills and basic SQL knowledge preferred.

  • Strong communication (verbal and written skills), relationship skills and client service skills.

  • Strong understanding of business control functions.

  • Show initiative and demonstrate ownership.

  • Strong analysis, problem-solving, and strategic thinking skills.

  • Must be able to multi-task and demonstrate an ability to prioritize multiple items.