Implementation / Business Consultant

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SS&C
  • 05 Nov 18

As an Implementation / Business Consultant you will work closely with our clients (asset managers, fund managers, hedge funds, wealth managers and private banks) to implement and maintain our solutions in their back and front-office environments. Typical implementation tasks are: configuration, integration, data conversion, automation of processes, specification of custom deliverables, system testing, user training and client communication.

Implementation / Business Consultant

SS&C Advent (NASDAQ:ADVS), where highly skilled professionals power the market in automated solutions for investment professionals, is currently seeking a highly motivated Implementation Consultant at our office in London. Advent’s quality software, data, services and tools enable financial professionals to improve service and communication to their clients, allowing them to grow their business while controlling costs. Advent is the only financial services software company to be awarded the Service Capability and Performance certification for being a world-class support and services organization.

As an Implementation / Business Consultant you will work closely with our clients (asset managers, fund managers, hedge funds, wealth managers and private banks) to implement and maintain our solutions in their back and front-office environments. Typical implementation tasks are: configuration, integration, data conversion, automation of processes, specification of custom deliverables, system testing, user training and client communication. Consultants would also evaluate and recommend enhancements to existing clients’ installations and processes. The Consultant will be servicing clients primarily in the EMEA region. The role is therefore ideal for candidates who are flexible in terms of traveling and find it exciting to explore different cities, cultures and business practices.

Qualifications
• Good business knowledge of the investment management industry.
• Relevant work experience (consulting, asset management or financial software).
• A positive client, team and solution-oriented attitude
• Strong IT/technical skills (UnixLinux, MS Windows, MS SQL, MS IIS, integration tools, reporting tools, scheduling, networks and databases).
• Strong problem solving & troubleshooting skills
• Understanding & strong experience of financial instruments (stocks, bonds, funds, derivatives).
• Experience with portfolio management systems is a great plus.
• University-level degree.
• Good communication skills

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