Senior Analyst Post-Trade Data Management
Anywhere – Remote

 

 

 

THE COMPANY:

Our client is an independent research and advisory firm focused on business, technology, and regulatory issues and their impact on the financial services industry. With expertise in banking, payments, wealth management, capital markets, and insurance, the firm’s analysts deliver comprehensive, actionable advice to key market participants in financial services. Headquartered in Boston with a presence in Chicago, New York, San Francisco, London, and Milan, this organization works with its clients as a partner, advisor, and catalyst, challenging their basic assumptions and ensuring they remain at the forefront of industry trends

 

 

 

THE JOB:

This firm seeks an Analyst for Post-Trade Data Management to join their team. As an analyst within their Institutional Securities & Investments practice, you will strive to become a thought leader and trusted advisor to financial institutions and technology vendors. You will focus on providing actionable recommendations to customers by producing research papers, interacting with clients, and leading consulting engagements.

Analysts are expected to excel in the following areas:

  • Producing high-quality research reports
  • Providing ongoing support to the financial institutions and technology vendors that subscribe to the firm’s research practices
  • Supporting the sales team in expanding the client base for the Research and Consulting practices
  • Regularly securing speaking engagements at industry and client conferences and events
  • Becoming a source of reference for the trade and top-tier press

 

 

 

WHAT IT TAKES:

The ideal candidate for this position brings solid industry expertise (a minimum of six years) in the areas of data management and post-trade operations at a buy-side institution, sell-side firms, technology vendor, industry analyst firm, or management consultancy. The candidate is required to have proficiency in technology and business strategies, proven written and oral communication skills, an ability to formulate original analyses and actionable recommendations, and proven analytical skills. He or she should be familiar with key post-trade, back-office technology, and overarching operational processes, including:

  • Client on-boarding/KYC
  • Reference data management
  • Corporate actions
  • Settlement practices
  • Up-to-date knowledge of prevailing trends in regulatory changes impacting operational post-trade issues within capital markets.

 

Candidates must be fluent in English, and fluency in a second language (such as Korean, Mandarin, or Japanese for Asia-Pacific candidates or Spanish, French, or German for European candidates) is always welcome. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required; an M.B.A. is a plus.

 

 

 

WHY APPLY:

Our client believes their success depends on the human and professional qualities of its employees. They seek well-rounded, personable individuals that can work independently with minimal supervision and also excel in a team-oriented environment. The company welcomes inquiring minds and provocative thinkers who, in addition to closely following their own sector, keep current with domestic and global social, economic and political trends and issues.

This organization has high expectations for the individuals they attract, and is committed to offering these individuals a professional and rewarding environment. Compensation consists of a base salary along with a bonus, which is based on performance.

 

 

Applicants should contact our search firm:

 

Wallace Associates
positions@WallaceAssoc.com