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Project Management/PMO

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Business Analyst, Equity Research, Product Development, Project Management/PMO, Law Firm, Operations Management, Practice Development, Asset Management, Business Intelligence, Investment Management
Title Business Analyst – Cloud Infrastructure (Financial Services)
Categories Business Analyst, Equity Research, Product Development, Project Management/PMO
Location New York, NY
Job Information

Our global Financial Services client is seeking to recruit a Business Analyst with demonstrated experience gathering and documenting business and technology requirements and supporting complex projects from planning through delivery in a web application and cloud infrastructure (AWS) environment. Exposure to financial research, data and analytic products is preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with business, technology, product and quality teams to identify and analyze business requirements and translate them into actionable and innovative solutions
  • Build queries and analyze complex data to determine the feasibility of business solutions
  • Become a subject matter expert on the firm’s research, data and analytical products
  • Provide hands-on support during the entire project life-cycle
  • Assist with establishing project vision, scope, validation and testing
  • Validate and submit final requirements for product development, quality and testing
  • Provide project updates and status reports to senior business, product and technology stakeholders
  • Provide functional and technical advice to stakeholders in order to prioritize project requirements
  • Assist with all phases of project planning through product launch

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3+ years of business analysis, project management or product management
  • Exposure to equity data products
  • Demonstrated experience working in a cloud (AWS) or web-based infrastructure technical environment
  • Demonstrated experience writing SQL queries to extract and analyze data
  • Understanding of APIs, JSON and web applications preferred
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to gather and document business and technical requirements
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Motivated, driven and personable with a high attention to detail
  • Exposure to UX/UI design is a plus
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Title Practice Manager – Private Equity
Categories Law Firm, Operations Management, Practice Development, Project Management/PMO
Location New York, NY
Job Information

Our international Law Firm client is seeking to recruit a Practice Manager to oversee legal project management, client pipeline management and practice operations and serve as the chief of staff for the partner in charge of the firm’s global private equity practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee day to day department operations, manage the client mandate pipeline and oversee project planning and delivery
  • Work closely with the managing partner, business development and marketing leadership and other key stakeholders to ensure all critical projects are delivered within scope and budget
  • Develop project plans, criteria, budgets and delivery deadlines
  • Monitor ongoing project status and document project status updates
  • Prepare and deliver project status reports for firm senior management
  • Coordinate and run weekly project meetings and delegate project responsibilities
  • Serve a the key adviser to the managing partner on all strategic planning and practice operational initiatives
  • Analyze budgets and variances
  • Analyze key metrics and data and assist in creating reporting dashboards

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • PMP, PMI or Prince2 certification preferred
  • 5+ years’ legal project management or practice management experience
  • Advanced full-lifecycle project management and project delivery experience
  • Proven ability to collaborate effectively with and influence key internal and external stakeholders
  • Advanced technology skills – Excel, PowerPoint, BI tools, etc.
  • Highly motivated and detail oriented with a strong ability to delegate project responsibilities and manage tight deadlines
  • Exceptional client service skills
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Title Business Analyst – Investment Management Systems
Categories Asset Management, Business Analyst, Business Intelligence, Investment Management, Project Management/PMO
Location Stamford, CT
Job Information

Our global Investment Management client is seeking to recruit a Business Analyst with demonstrated experience driving and delivering projects and gathering and documenting business and technology requirements for investment management system integration, enterprise data management and system implementation projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with investment teams (business users) and IT teams to identify and maximize the use of information and technology to improve investments data, systems, and business processes
  • Utilize business intelligence and reporting expertise to help implement a new reporting infrastructure in the investments enterprise data management system
  • Develop and maintain reporting process using SQL, OLAP and BI tools
  • Document and maintain expert knowledge of various reporting, investment, accounting and trading systems including their inherent inter-connectivity
  • Assist with investment systems administration and proactively identify and resolve data gathering and reporting issues
  • Assist with ongoing SOX internal control testing initiatives
  • Assist with special projects as required

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or Business related field
  • 5+ years’ program management, project management and/or business systems analysis experience in the financial services or asset management industry
  • Advanced SQL and Excel skills, including demonstrated ability to write scripts and queries
  • Demonstrated expertise with requirements gathering and documentation and the ability to effectively liaise with project managers and business end-users to understand business needs, develop actionable requirements and deliver complex projects
  • Experience with business intelligence tools, data mapping, and end-to-end system integration across multiple platforms
  • Experience with investment management platforms such as Aladdin, Markit EDM, ePAM, etc.
  • Superb communication, interpersonal and business writing skills
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