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Financial Data Analyst

  • Location: Jersey City, 07310
  • Salary: $46 - $50 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

Grow your career as an Investment Data Specialist with an innovative global bank in Jersey City, NJ. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week. Will take ownership of the data across the entire investment platform to maintain/ensure integrity, validity, timely availability of data to strengthen and improve efficiency of portfolio management, trading desk, investment research and product teams.

  • Act as a point of contact for data issues in various portfolio management systems.
  • Help ensure data quality and notify timely availability of data to Portfolio Management teams and traders.
  • Day-to-day focus on data feeds to/from portfolio management systems.
  • Assess impact of any delay of data feeds and/or data issues.
  • Communicate data issues indicating the impact to stake holders.
  • Help identify areas for automation and work with Technology team to automate health check and reconciliation reports.
  • Assist with ad hoc data requests.

  • 4 to 6+ years of experience in financial services.
  • Prefer experience in investment/wealth management industry.
  • Working knowledge of data tools and investment products including Equities, Fixed Income and related analytics.
  • Knowledge of industry practices and standards.
  • Prefer experience in Charles River, BondEdge, PERFORM/CreditScope, Bloomberg, FactSet, or similar investment platforms and/or market data toolsets.
  • Experience in working with multiple teams/partners including business, technology, production support, operations, business risk and infrastructure teams.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong in MS Excel, especially vlookup, and pivot tables for data analysis.
  • Strong in MS PowerPoint and experience creating presentations for senior management.
  • Prefer experience with Service Now.
  • Prefer experience interfacing with technology teams.

About our client

Our client stands as one of the world's most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.