Business Analyst (Investment Servicing)

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Business Analyst (Investment Servicing)


Excellent Salary


Posted Wednesday 21 November 2018

Looking for CVs ASAP, to start Dec 18 – Mar 19


Our client, a leading investment servicing house is actively looking for a Business Analyst (Investment Servicing) to work within their team. The Business Analyst (Investment Servicing) will be assigned to change initiatives dependent on demand and priorities. Initiatives will include the on-boarding of new business wins, the building of new business models in conjunction with product to support internal business or external market driven initiatives, re-structuring of existing client business, re-engineering initiatives driven by industry changes and internal projects / initiatives. As well as supporting existing Clients change. This would be an excellent role for an experienced BA with investment experience looking for a bit more breadth or the chance to get involved in some large scale initiatives.


Responsibilities of the Business Analyst (Investment Servicing):


- Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis

- Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs

- Leverage strong analytical and product management skills required to gain a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into applicable operational requirements

- Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates and standards

- Collaborate with implementation teams, supply lines and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyse trade-offs between usability and performance needs


Background of the Business Analyst (Investment Servicing)


- Experience working within investment management, investment servicing or fund platforms essential

- Extensive experience working as a Business Analyst, Change Analyst, Process Analyst (or similar) within the above sectors

- Strong stakeholder management skills

- Strong understanding of the project/change lifecycle


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Associate Director - IT & Change

Gordon Willmott

Gordon is one of the founding members of Meraki Talent and heads up the growing IT and change division covering both the financial services and the commerce and industry space. Gordon is an experienced recruiter, having spent over a decade in the industry. In his spare time he mentors for The Princes Trust in Scotland.