Data Business Analyst

Location: Central Region
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1902-3907

Job description:

  1. Data Management and Investment Book of Records (IBOR), which will serve as the golden source of data to be used for performance and risk calculations.
  2. Performance measurement and attribution (from both investment and company perspectives).
  3. Risk analytics.
  4. To understand the requirements of business users, and document these into project functional specifications.
  5. Propose recommendations as a subject matter expert to streamline and improve current data management, performance measurement/attribution and investment risk concepts, methodology and workflows
  6. Work closely with stakeholders and users from various business groups, external vendors and IT to implement the requirements and resolve project issues in a timely manner.
  7. Perform User Acceptance Testing (UAT) on the requirements, and support business users in resolving UAT issues.
  8. Support project administration (such as vendor evaluation, project issue tracking, and documentation) as necessary.

Job requirement:

  • Degree in IT, Business, Accounting, or Finance. CIPM, FRM, CFA qualifications will be favorably considered.
  • 3 to 10 years of experience in data management and/or performance measurement, attribution, risk reporting, and analysis. Junior candidates with related experience are also welcome to apply.
  • Strong project implementation experience, comfortable in working in project team facing off multiple stakeholders, external vendors and IT.
  •  Expertise in performance measurement, attribution, and risk concepts, including an appreciation for data flows and analytics required to support performance and risk calculations.
  • Conversance with MS Excel/VBA a must; SQL/Python or other coding skills strongly favoured.
  • Able to work under pressure and tight timelines; must be comfortable in adapting to changes as the project evolves.