Job Description

Middle Office Business Analyst / Project Manager

Job Number: 21-14346

 

Take a bold step forward in your career! Eclaro is looking for a Middle Office Business Analyst / Project Manager for our client in New York, NY.

 

Eclaro’s client is a global private equity firm that provides unique opportunities for value to its wide slate of investors. In a highly competitive industry, they are poised for success and create a work environment where you can thrive. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

 

Position Overview:

  • Client is searching for a business focused technologist and functional subject matter expert to assist with advancing the technology capabilities of the Middle Office and Controllers businesses.
  • The individual will work closely with the Middle Office, as well as, key stakeholders in Fund Finance and Front Office to lead projects, gather and document business requirements and coordinate the development, testing, implementation and ongoing support of these requirements

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with middle office and controllers professionals to understand and produce business and functional requirements and collaborate with the development teams to implement solutions.
  • Work with Client internal resources as well as application vendors to establish the appropriate development approach and timeline
  • Track and maintain project plans, risk matrices, issues lists, and all related project artifacts to ensure successful implementation of related engagements.
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders and build relationships on a continuous basis
  • Develop test cases and participate in QA Testing.
  • Develop end-user training materials and deliver training to a broad user base
  • Assist with the analysis of middle office platform processes and capabilities and the ongoing development of a technology strategy
  • Partner with the business to ensure SLAs and other key metrics are met or exceeded
  • Identify best practices for optimizing system use both internally and externally
  • Act as an escalation point for support issues and increase in-house functional support resolution
  • Act as a technical SME

 

Required Experience:

  • 8+ years industry full cycle experience of SDLC methodologies and approaches, including refining business requirements and defining functional specifications
  • Experience with Business Analysis methodologies, such as BPM, use case modelling, user stories, etc.
  • Excellent conceptualization, analytical, and logic skills enabling comprehension and development of complex technical and business issues, topics, and plans
  • Excellent communications skills, with the ability to work with business users as well as other members of the technical staff
  • Deep understanding of middle office and controller function (e.g. reconciliation, trade operations, collateral management, etc.)
  • Experience with the VPM fund accounting platform is strongly preferred.
  • Experience working with data warehouses and business intelligence platforms
  • Technical experience with application infrastructure, including servers, DB, networking.
  • Knowledge of credit instruments (Bank Loans, Bonds, Derivatives, etc.)
  • Experience with SQL and development experience is preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and to deliver multiple projects on time and within budget
  • Adept at listening and soliciting feedback middle office users and stakeholders
  • Must be self-directed and motivated while being a solid team player with a strong work ethic
  • Ability to thrive in a high-intensity, faced paced environment
  • PMP Certification is a nice to have.
  • Educational Requirements: Advanced degree from a top university strongly desired

 

If interested, you may contact:

Audrei Cortez

audrei.cortez@eclaro.com

2019423017

Audrei Cortez | LinkedIn

 

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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