SENIOR BUSINESS ANALYST - TRANSFER AGENCY
Posted Feb 14
Core Asset Consulting
Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom
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Are you an experienced Senior Business Analyst with Transfer Agency experience seeking a new opportunity? If so, our client a leading Asset Servicing firm has a permanent opportunity based in their Edinburgh office.
Extensive experience working in an asset servicing/asset management/wealth platform firm as well as experience working in a Business Analyst and/or Project Management role, of which 2 years should be at Supervisory level
In-depth Transfer Agency knowledge & experience
An in-depth knowledge and understanding of the traditional and alternative investment industry and surrounding processes
Proven leadership, communication, presentation and relationship management skills
Liaising with the operations teams to ensure that department development items are proactively identified, researched, tested and delivered in a cost-effective way
Develop and maintain strong relationships between operational, technical and Vendor contacts
Assist in the management of the team to ensure that projects are completed on time and to the agreed specification
Assist in the management of the team projects to ensure that they are implemented in line with group standards and is operational and organisational goals, from concept, through the Project Prioritisation process and on to delivery using a structured project management methodology
Management and provision of regular reporting to Senior management and other stakeholders, as necessary to support a proactive communications environment
Assist in the effective management of team through objective setting, ongoing assessment, development, training, motivation and appraisal
Represent the team in user group meetings acting as centralised point of contact
Ensure continuous platform development through proactive technology implementation and automation initiatives
Participate in management, client and prospective client meetings, workshops, reviews and presentations, as required
Monitor potential risks arising from project implementations, including risk to the firm by the revised operation and/or client and risk to the client and/or revised operation
Understand, follow and demonstrate compliance with all relevant internal and external rules, regulations and procedures that apply to the conduct of the business in which you are involved, specifically Internal
Controls and any Compliance policy including, inter alia, the Group Compliance policy
Maintain the firm's Internal Control standards, including the timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators
Be aware of the Operational Risk scenario associated with your role and act in a manner that takes account of operational risk considerations
Alignment and consistency of approach to product change and system support between
Pro-actively resolve system support issues acting on an intermediary basis between the department globally and technical support staff
Represent the department in system upgrades and system development cycles
Job reference: 10400
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Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.
Employment Type: Permanent
Other Pay Info: Not disclosed