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Analyst, Technology Implementations

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BlackRock

26d ago

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Edinburgh

AI generated summary

  • The ideal candidate for this Analyst role at BlackRock should have knowledge of software development, programming languages (Python, VBA), a degree in business/finance, 1-3 years of financial services experience, excellent client service skills, strong communication skills, a strong work ethic, attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, and a control/risk mitigation mindset.
  • The candidate will be responsible for analyzing client requirements, delivering periodic client reports, improving service and client reports, managing the distribution of deliverables, evaluating systems and processes, utilizing technology for efficient solutions, supporting projects, and partnering with business partners for innovative reporting solutions.

Graduate Job

Data, Software EngineeringEdinburgh

Description

Our mission within the Client Experience (CX) organization is to make it easier for clients to do business with BlackRock, making service so simple it becomes a source of alpha. We are organized across 4 key pillars:

  • Client Experience Delivery, client-facing teams orchestrating all aspects of service delivery, and onboarding teams bringing new business onto our platform, Wealth, differentiated capability for both Whole Portfolio and Wealth clients & products, respectively, Client Experience Operations, core client operations teams driving reporting, billing, and onboarding due diligence across the globe, and Client Experience Transformation, accelerating progress towards our CX mission via research and competitive insights, analytics, marketing, business and change management

Requirements

  • Knowledge of software development concepts and programming languages, such as Python, VBA
  • BS/BA in business, finance, accounting, economics, or related field.
  • Keen interest in investment products and a preference of 1-3 years of financial services experience, especially investment management, communications or data visualization
  • Extraordinary client service skills, maturity and autonomy in dealing directly with clientele
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to give beyond the scope of one’s role to achieve team and firm objectives
  • Excellent attention to detail, extremely accurate and well organise
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to synthesise information, summarise issues and think creatively
  • Intermediate to Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite ( Excel, Word)
  • Sharp control/risk mitigation mentality with ability to know when to raise issues

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Data
Software Engineering

Responsibilities

  • The Reporting Solutions team sits in CX Operations and is accountable for ensuring that BlackRock meets our clients need for data, including the provision of market leading reporting solutions and effective client service. As a part of the Client Reporting team you will formulate the successful delivery of critical reporting and distribution functions daily and partner with colleagues to craft and advance a globally aligned vision and business model.
  • Analyze client requirements and deliver periodic client reports to demanding target dates
  • Analyzing trends in data requests to constantly improve service and client reports
  • Understanding the flow of client, market and fund information across BlackRock and external data providers
  • Leading and ensuring timely and accurate distribution of all deliverables; actively communicating potential delays to clients
  • Constantly evaluating systems, processes and procedures for inefficiencies and making recommendations for improvement
  • Use BlackRock's technology to provide efficient and scalable solutions, as well as regular application of Excel to customized solutions
  • Supporting various projects, including automation/standardization efforts and the evolution of standard reporting
  • Understanding the risk environment within the department – promoting risk awareness, assessment and control
  • Partner with business partners to develop reporting solutions for our clients through innovation to better service outcomes throughout the client lifecycle

Application process

  • 1. Online Application
  • 2. Recruiter Conversation
  • 3. In-person/Virtual Interviews
  • 4. Offer

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Edinburgh

Benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • Retirement investment and tools designed to help you in building a sound financial future
  • Access to education reimbursement
  • Comprehensive resources to support your physical health and emotional well-being
  • Family support programs
  • Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.