Head of Investment Data - Asset Management

Recruiter
Client Server Ltd.
Location
London
Salary
90000.0000
Posted
11 Feb 2017
Closes
11 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Investment Data (Data Management Office). One of the UKs largest Investment Management firms with $billions of assets under management is seeking a Head of Investment Data to lead the activities of the Data Management Office, focussing on managing business data to support Investment Risk and Performance.

Working closely with Portfolio Managers, Risk Analysts and Performance Analysts you will ensure business processes for capturing, managing and presenting information across a range of investment management activities. You'll gain an indepth understanding of how bespoke end user applications and processes which have been specifically developed to support these business line activities, consume and manage data, providing expert advice on data strategies, data tooling and data analytics.

As Head of Investment Data you will manage and grow the team of information experts, manage project dependencies and create solutions to meet both short term operational requirements and long-term strategic targets.

Fantastic City based offices with a professional yet friendly environment.

Requirements:

*Strong data management experience within an Asset Management organisation, ideally within Investment
*Experience with data technology including new and emerging technologies (Big Data, Data Analytics, Business Intelligence)
*Advanced understanding of financial instruments, particularly OTC Derivatives (indices, process, issuer, risk analytic and counterparties)
*Strong knowledge of data system vendors
*Experience of managing teams and building / growing business capabilities and developing operating models
*Collaborative and pragmatic with excellent written and verbal communication skills

As Head of Investment Data you can expect to earn a highly competitive salary (to £110k) plus bonus and benefits package including 25 days holiday, generous pension and private medical care.

Send your CV or call for a confidential discussion about this Head of Investment Data opportunity.