Lead Specialist, Data Services (12 months contract) Lead Specialist, Data Services (12 months  …

Schroder Investment Management (Singapore) Ltd
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Contract, Full time
Last application, 21 Jul 19
Competitive
Schroder Investment Management (Singapore) Ltd
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Contract, Full time
Last application, 21 Jul 19
Competitive
The Data Services department in Asia is a key hub within Schroders Global Data Services functions providing Schroders client base a range of data services including market data management, securities and index data management and client and portfolio data management. Services are provided directly to internal clients across Investment, Distribution and Infrastructure divisions within the firm. Working within the Asia Pacific Data Services team based in Singapore, an exciting opportunity has been created to support and progress the provision of high quality Data Services to the Global Investment teams.

Overview of role

Hiring for a 12-months contractor for this position! 

  • Work closely with the Global Data Services team and provide data support for start of day for Global investment teams
  • Actively monitor security dashboards and respond effectively to new/enrichment requests and compliance alerts from APAC investors
  • Actively monitor the group mailbox and respond to queries in an effective and timely manner
  • Complete daily data validation checks and support ‘pass the book’ tasks
  • Support the creation and maintenance of security, pricing and benchmark data
  • Ensure high standards of controls, checks and an efficient workflow is in place for data processes
  • Provide support for new regulations and market requirements, performing analysis and testing as necessary
  • Provision of support for projects to analyse and define changes to requirements
  • Liaise with global offices to assist / collaborate on joint data initiatives or projects

 

Essential Skills

  • Good product knowledge across a wide range of investment classes including Equities, Derivatives, Fixed Income and Multi-asset
  • Service delivery oriented and able to work collaboratively across teams
  • Able to prioritise, work on own initiative and under pressure, and focus on continuous improvement, quality and delivery
  • Effective communication skills, written, presentational and verbal
  • Experience of working independently in a global team
  • Effective communication skills, written, presentational and verbal
  • Demonstrable business analysis skills, strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Experience in managing relationships with Data vendors
  • Good technical skills around data interrogation and analysis, typically SQL and Excel
  • Experience with Sim Corp Dimension, Aladdin, MEDM, Bloomberg and Eikon will be a distinct advantage
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