Business Analyst

Jersey City, NJ

Responsibilities

 

  • Run internal and/or external client workshops/conferences to collect, comprehend, and set client’s project goals, workflows, complex business requests, gaps, and prospects.
  • Conduct and organize business analysis labors for projects and enterprises. Decide how varying business needs will affect the system, product, process, and solution. Describe the business need and potential solution in terms that both business and technical teams can understand. Review and approve all technical documentation related to the approved solution.
  • Oversee project management activities on assigned tasks to ensure projects stay on budget and are completed within agreed upon timeframes. Develop project plans and achieve outcomes according to budget reviews and escalate budget and/or change of scope variances as appropriate.
  • Identify current and strategic project staffing needs.
  • Ensure current and accurate documentation of the solution. Oversee and/or perform testing of systems changes, development of product announcements and any needed modification to client demonstrations.
  • Develop case studies to communicate to the division, sales representatives, and other clients how company’s products solve client workflow issues.
  • Participate and/or contribute to client and marketing presentations to demonstrate company’s technological capabilities and technology strategy, including how they can be successfully applied to our client’s workflows.
  • Identify and address gaps in knowledge of internal business groups and external client groups, and participate in the training of other team members and clients as needed.
  • Coach and mentor analysts in accomplishing stated division goals and assigned projects.
  • Participate in staff reviews assigned to related projects.

 

Requirements

 

  • BA/BS degree and/or equivalent work experience.
  • 7+ years related work experience.
  • Masters of Business Administration a plus.
  • Financial services industry knowledge and experience.
  • Understanding of custody operations and fund accounting workflows, as well as an understanding of the key roles assumed by Custodians, Fund Accountants, Fund Administrators, and Transfer Agents preferred.
  • Demonstrated application of project management principles, practices, tools and techniques, including business case development, ROI analysis, planning, scope and issues management, budgeting, and facilitation.
  • Proficiency using windows based applications, including MS Office applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and MS Project.
  • Knowledgeable in SWIFT messaging, communication methods such as FTP and MQ, and other systems and Internet technologies.

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 5/27/2020
Salary $50.00/hr






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