Accounting & Finance

Business Analyst II Contract

Job Description:   Our leading Client is looking for a business analyst with 1-3 years of Business Analysis and Project Management experience in Investments/Asset Management projects
• Primary responsibility is to provide strategic business analysis and ongoing BAU support services by working closely with MetLife business partners including MIM Client Services and BHF Relationship Management teams

Key Responsibilities:
• Gather business requirements and provide functional specifications to the development teams through functional walkthroughs and support
• Act as a liaison between business partners and developments teams; build a strong relationship with the business in support of ongoing demands of external client data feeds as well as internal continuous improvement and productivity initiatives
• Work with the Quality Assurance (QA) team and ensure proper capture of test cases; respond to test team ambiguity review questions
• Analyze and understand the use case of various data elements for client feed delivery and work with various Investments IT team to deliver automated data feed solutions
• Participate in detailed design discussions with the development team, data architecture and technical architects
• Produce project plans and work with various groups and teams to ensure project milestones and goals are met in a timely manner
• Build understanding of client file delivery SLAs and work with production support to ensure these are monitored and tracked appropriately
• Take part and contribute to producing presentations to management (status reports, project plan road maps, project strategies, budget forecasting, etc.)

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
• Strong client facing, relationship building experience
• Strong organizational and project management skills
• Knowledge of Investments business and data flow (specifically related to Asset Management)
• Seeing through a project from conception to finished product
• Ability to perform detailed data analysis to understand root cause analysis
• Ability to quickly absorb new technology and products
• Ability to work autonomously; effectively handle multiple tasks, prioritize deadlines appropriately and remain flexible
• Experience with writing SQL queries

• Minimum BA/BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or related field
• 1 – 3 years business analyst experience or comparable business experience
• Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills
• Highly organized in fact paced environment
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as being detail oriented
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio), well versed in Microsoft Project

• Knowledge of finance and investments products is a must with a focus on private placements, real estate equity, real estate debt, structured products, and loans.
• Expertise and experience in financial data (Security Master, Positions and Holdings, Trade Transactions, Performance, Credits, Sectors, etc.)
• Experience and understanding of Agile and DevOps
• Knowledge of Microsoft technologies: SQL Server, SSRS, SSIS, TFS

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Job Overview

  • City: Whippany
  • State: New Jersey
  • Area: Accounting & Finance
  • Experience: Entry Level
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