BCI - Brokerage Consultants Ltd.

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Brokerage Consultants - Financial Recruiting

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They run deep. Since our inception we've kept our focus trained exclusively on the financial industry, and we've built a vast network of contacts in the process. Let us put those resources to work for you. We'll connect you with the most current job openings at the most desirable companies in Chicago or nationwide.

Job Order:
1052-1

Job Type:
Permanent

Title:
Business Consultant (1052-1)

Location:
New York, NY

Description:
Summary: Financial industry systems/solutions provider seeks a Business
Consultant with expertise in software implementation projects/database/Java
technology or the business of investment performance measurement/attribution
to provide consulting services in connection with sales/implementation of
products.

Responsibilities: Lead and directly contribute to global implementations of
performance/risk software solutions
Analyze/evaluate requirements while providing product expertise/guidance
throughout implementation projects
Ensure solutions developed meet client?s business needs and that the client
is prepared to assume ownership and operate the solution in a production
environment
Provide assistance to other members of the Professional Services team and
pro-actively develop/share best practices
Analyze/evaluate business requirements of institutional asset
managers/private wealth managers/asset servicers/asset owners to help
respond to sales opportunities
Prepare/deliver sales presentations
Educate users on the methodologies/functionality provided
Advise on best practices regarding implementation/operation
Contribute to the on-going support of clients by analyzing/solving complex
business issues which are beyond the capacity of the standard client support
team
Develop/support customizations for clients already in production in response
to their evolving business requirements
Monitor/evaluate client requirements to identify potential enhancements to
software solutions
Document/communicate product improvements as part of client-specific
implementation projects or in response to trends in the marketplace
Contribute to software testing activities by clearly communicating defects
to Client Support/QA teams
Support defect resolution process by providing clear descriptions of defects
and validating the resulting fixes Identify errors/mistakes in software
documentation and suggest corrections/improvements

Requirements: 5-10 years of experience in finance or financial IT (asset
management preferred) with proven experience/success implementing financial
software solutions/middle-office software
Familiarity with client reporting in the context of the Asset Management
Industry (Total Return & Equity Attribution/Global Investment Performance
Standards (GIPS)/Fixed Income Attribution (FIA)/Risk)
Knowledge of financial products with a strong working knowledge of fixed
income instruments
Experience presenting to/interfacing with clients
Ability to think logically to solve complex problem
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Solid analytical/technical skills with regard to software applications
Experience supporting project teams and meeting project timelines with
strong understand of project life-cycle
Strong collaboration/team-building skills
Self-motivating and able to assume responsibility and work in a professional
manner
Prior consulting experience is a plus


Category:
Alternative Investments // Banking // Broker Dealer // Consulting // Information Technology

Contact:
matt@bcius.com