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Data Acquisition Analyst

Job Title: Data Acquisition Analyst
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £11.40 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 -12 months
REF: 6435_1493200013
Contact Name: Zivile Asanaviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Our client, a global leader in the finance industry, is seekign a technically aligned, highly motivated, detail-oriented individual to join their Data Acquisition team.

Based in the London office, the successful candidate will provide on-going support for the team that works directly with various global financial institutions across Europe installing real-time pricing feeds, managing OTC market content, and on-boarding various financial datasets to be used by our global customer base.

This is a rare opportunity to gain world class training and the opportunity to learn complex systems and build relatio

External communication skills, the ability to multi-task, strong technical aptitude, and a keen interest in financial markets are essential.

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring client emails
  • Identifying areas for procedural and process improvement using creative, technical solutions
  • Updating financial instrument databases
  • Confirming price movements of financial instruments with sell-side dealers and various contributors
  • Working with internal account managers and clients on improving day-to-day processes and workflows
  • Maintaining in-house programs used to extract valuation updates for financial products


  • Fluency in English
  • Fluency in one other European Language is desirable
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Strong technical interest and aptitude
  • Knowledge of basic programming preferred
  • Keen interest in financial markets
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience