Senior Investments Data Analyst

47000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP47000 - GBP70000/annum
21 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Investments Data Analyst
GBP47,000 - GBP70,000
Based Wythall, South Birmingham (B47)
7 Month Fixed Term Contract
Ref: 2791

Making the move to Phoenix offers you the exciting prospect of applying your accounting and investments knowledge and expertise in a unique setting, with the UK's largest closed Life and Pension Fund Consolidator and one of 'Britain's Top Employers'. We're industry experts, but we're always looking for ways to be better. You can help us deliver the best service to our customers by joining our Accounting team for this fixed term opportunity to the end of January 2018.

We value our employees highly and have been Britain's Top Employer for the last 6 consecutive years and are a member of the FTSE 250 index. We put people first in everything we do and are always looking for new professionals to join our talented team. Our funds are closed, enabling us to focus on areas that other businesses can't. This means that, among the many benefits of working at Phoenix (such as free lunches at our onsite restaurant, nature trail walk, putting green, free car parking, subsidised onsite sport facilities including gym, football & cricket pitches, tennis courts, excellent rewards schemes???.we could go on!), our staff can enjoy exposure to a diverse workload not found elsewhere. We're proud of what we do and we offer excellent training opportunities, career development and company culture.

If you are data conscious and enjoy the investment world this could be the role for you. You will contribute by supporting the Investment Reporting Manager, playing a key part in high priority projects, maintaining and developing investments data and processes including performing required validation and valuations controls. You will also be doing things like:

- Redesigning processes to add new data sources
- Define requirements for data attributes
- Identifying sources of data
- Testing developments versus asset data requirements

The requirements

You will be a qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA), an Investments Actuary or data specialist and will, ideally, have experience in a financial services organisation. You will be able to demonstrate:

- your ability to handle data and operate EUC compliant spreadsheets / applications
- your experience of investment accounting/investment data
- your understanding of different investment classes including derivatives
- an excellent degree of analytical expertise and technical know-how
- experience of MS Office, especially Excel and Access or other database software
- experience of Bloomberg

You will also be communicating effectively with your team members and different stakeholders to ensure deliveries are met, maintaining strong relationships across the business and contributing constructively to group discussions.

What you will get in return:

You'll have the chance to make your mark in a rapidly developing FTSE listed company, able to offer excellent rewards and superb conditions in a great working environment.

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Closing date: Midnight, Monday 3rd July 2017

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