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Business Anlayst

Location: 
Boston
Date Posted: 
08/31/2021
Employment Type: 
Direct Hire
Job ID: 
11734
Description: 

 

Position Overview:

The Business Analyst will assume responsibility for ongoing projects that support the firm’s Global Client Group. This is a highly visible position that will have direct exposure to many business groups.  As a liaison across business users and technical resources, this role will be expected to perform business and data analysis for the development, modification, or integration of new or existing applications.  This is an exceptional opportunity to help build the future state and expand the capabilities of Marketing Materials and Sales Enablement. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Responsible for template/report development in Seismic
  • Design solutions to translate business requirements into easy-to-use system functionalities
  • Perform Sanity check, Impact analysis and User Acceptance Testing as required
  • Address Sales Enablement platform related queries and increase reliability by rectifying business logics
  • Support the sales enablement effort
  • Function as a liaison between multiple groups: Marketing Visualization, Client Reporting, Performance and Attribution Group, Investment Writing, RFP, and Information Technology
  • Work closely with stakeholders to identify areas for efficiency gain and process improvement
  • Explore and leverage upcoming features and enhancements in Seismic for better user experience
  • Help manage the Seismic vendor relationship and work with all relevant resources at Seismic to resolve issues and champion new enhancements and capabilities
  • Create and maintain documentation relative to Seismic set up within the organization

We’re Looking for Teammates With:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, mathematics, computer science or a related field
  • At least 3 years of experience in financial services
  • Knowledge of analytics, statistics and relational databases; Basic programming capability, SQL and VBA preferred; Knowledge of JSON structures a strong plus
  • Strong knowledge of Seismic, JIRA and Teams; Highly proficient with Excel and PowerPoint
  • Investment data visualization experience a plus
  • Experience building templates and reports using Sales Enablement platform required (Seismic, preferred)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a history of taking initiative
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; ability to multi-task and exhibit extensive problem-solving skills