Market Data Analyst

Badenoch & Clark Ltd
£60,000 - £63,000
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Badenoch and Clark are currently working with a leading Investment Management Firm who are looking to recruit a Market Data Analyst to join their Henley-on-Thames office, Oxfordshire. The ideal candidate experience on Bloomberg, Reuters and Thomson, have good interpersonal skills and have previous Market Data Industry experience. The role; - Provide a full range of MDS administrative support whilst maintaining all aspects of the market data inventory system to manage our $70mm MDS spend globally. - Work with business partners to consult on best practice and maximisation of potential cost savings globally. - Assist with establishing and formalising strategies to ensure MDS Admin and FITS rules, policies and procedures are followed globally. Work to adopt best of breed policies for managing MDS globally. - Support and build on strategic relationships with external suppliers and internal business clients. Coordinate with IT Product and Support managers as appropriate. - Learn all aspects of IVZ's Soft $ (US) and CSA (UK) policies and procedures. Work with the budget holders and Finance to ensure invoice allocations are split in line with local financial legislation, business budgets and broker arrangements. - Assist with annual business budget planning and analysis. Provide regular departmental and budget holder planning, analysis and reporting. Provide assistance and solutions to business client enquiries on their MDS usage or future requirements. - Work with the MDS team to ensure all aspects of the Global Governance Procedures for MDS and Benchmark data providers is followed by business partners and IT. - Maintain MDS Global Inventory System including Contract Database and work with MDS vendors and budget holders on contract control and maintenance. Work with Procurement and Legal to ensure contracts follow correct procedure and methodology for approval. - Provide assistance with Oracle and Mark View approval and invoice payment - Provide assistance with support and training of Hyderabad MDS Admin team members To be Considered for this Market Data Analyst position you must have; - Proven experience of working within the Investment Services industry in either a business or market data related role - Good knowledge of vendor products including those from Reuters, Bloomberg and Thomson - Must have strong problem solving capabilities with an analytical, methodical approach - Must have experience of analysing business problems and proposing and implementing solutions - A good understanding of the business drivers within an investment services company - Proven credibility with senior levels of business
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