Randstad Senior Business Analyst Banking in Charlotte, North Carolina
Senior Business Analyst Banking
salary:$20 - $36.22 per hour
date posted:Wednesday, October 11, 2017
job type:Temp to Perm
Location: Charlotte, NC
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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.
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.
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.