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Indices Data Analyst

Job Title: Indices Data Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare,
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 2114566_1508522928
Contact Name: Zivile Asanaviciute
Contact Email: cv@projectrecruit.com
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a leader in the finance and tech space, is seeking an Indices subject matter expert to join a motivated, fast paced team of Indices Data Analysts. You will enhance your product knowledge, build relationships with clients, and use your technical expertise to provide accurate data insights for finance market professionals.

This is a permanent role that will result in a long-term career for the right individual, working in a creative, innovative environment where change is rapid and new ideas are always welcomed.

Responsibilities

  • Use Indices knowledge to collaborate with Engineering and Product development teams to contribute to future products and the strategic direction of existing products
  • Run large project initiatives
  • Build and maintain existing relationships with third party index providers
  • Use analytical abilities to improve the coverage and quality of the index database by maintaining and quality checking Equity and Fixed Income index data
  • Deliver excellent customer service to internal and external stakeholders
  • Introduce new ideas and see them through to completion

Required skillset

  • Strong knowledge and previous experience of working with Index data
  • Excellent communication and networking skills
  • Strong entrepreneurial skills, self-starter, motivated and passionate
  • Project management skills
  • Detailed and accurate under pressure
  • Able to manage stakeholder relationships
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritise workload and logically address problems
  • Bachelor's degree (Business or Finance preferred) or equivalent work experience
  • Advanced Excel skills

Ideal additional skills (preferred but not essential)

  • Knowledge in computer programming and statistical analysis such as VBA, SQL, MATLAB, Python, Regex
  • Knowledge and understanding of Fixed Income
  • Business level fluency in second European language