Trading and Operations Business Analyst

Job Title: Trading and Operations Business Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Salary: US$80000 - US$90000 per annum
REF: 321596_1581715272
Contact Name: Joe Southgate
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

We're looking for an experienced Business Support Analyst with strong project management skills to support our Investment Teams across strategic business initiatives utilizing our core technology platforms. You will be a member of the Investment Management Business and Platform Integration Team and will work closely with Front Office, Investment Operations, Investment Risk and IT professionals. Candidates must excel in dynamic fast-paced environments and adapt quickly to changing business needs. The position is based in Philadelphia and global travel is expected to be 15-25%.

In this role you will be responsible for working with key stakeholders, vendors and technology to design solutions and help drive strategic change throughout the organization supporting the Product Delivery Managers. Strong knowledge of the Buy Side Trade Lifecycle is essential for this role. This role will also be responsible for various day to day activities ensuring our systems and business areas are operating effectively each day.

The ability to operate in a dynamic environment with moderate levels of supervision are essential for success. Candidates should be detailed oriented with strong analytical and communication skills. The ability to build relationships and collaborate with various levels across the organization in order to define and drive projects globally will key to the success in this role.

The requirements for this role are:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5 - 15 years of related work experience with strong knowledge of the Buy Side Trade Lifecycle
  • BlackRock Aladdin systems knowledge a plus
  • Technical aptitude and ability to liaise between business and technology teams