Business Analyst, Operations

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Job Identification Number: 19

Location: Stamford, CT

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Category:  Financial Services

Qualified candidates, please attach resume when applying.

Overview

Our client, an investment management firm, is seeking a Business Analyst in their Connecticut office.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Drive industry leading back-office solutions and engaging in thought leadership and strategic partnerships
  • Work with internal clients to identify, analyze, and document business requirements for use by vendors
  • Develop template and best practices for collecting and documenting business requirements
  • Develop view on the capabilities of our vendors as well as maintain pulse on market standards and initiatives

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • 6+ years of experience in financial services with a strong preference to working in a hedge fund or asset manager
  • 4+ years of operations or technical experience within middle and back office
  • Deep understanding of financial operations and instruments, ranging from equities and bonds to futures and OTCs and processing lifecycle
  • Previous experience as a business analyst
  • Bachelor’s degree with a solid academic performance and record of active engagement and/or leadership
  • General comfort with learning and using new software tools required
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel