ETF and Benchmarking Solutions Analyst
The IHS Markit Equities Data and Analytics (EDA) area covers three products offering key market analytics to a broad range of industry participants for Securities Finance, ETF and Benchmark Solution (EBS), and Dividend Forecasting.
The role is for an ETF and Index subject matter expert (SME) to work within the EBS operations team who are responsible for daily execution and management of the existing product suite with a focus on derived and real-time products, including PCFs, iNAVs, VIIVs, Custom Indices, and Custom ETFs. Duties & accountabilities:
Education & experience:
- Ensure the quality and time-efficient production of financial information to respective products.
- Liaise with clients and data vendors on complex queries.
- Monitor and research market events to anticipate changes.
- Work with and involve cross functional teams to provide Root Cause Analysis to identify solutions in problem areas.
- Consolidate information around the dataset leading to the establishment of best practices.
- Perform automated/semi-automated checks to ensure production of high-quality content.
- Identify data quality improvement projects, and good design practices.
- Assess market competition by comparing the company's product to competitors' products.
- Provide source data for product line communications.
- Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
- Contribute to the team effort.
- University educated
- Minimum of 2+ years experience (preference for ETF or Indexing industry but not required)
- Preference for ETF Subject Matter Expert
- Preference for indexing experience
- Preference for corporate actions experience
- Preference for ETF pricing including real-time and ETF capital market experience
- Proficiency in SQL, Excel, Python
- Global financial market and trends
- Proactive and able to work independently
- Ability to listen, learn quickly and demonstrate initiative
- Very good attention to detail
- Delivery focused
- Good at working under pressure
- Must be an excellent written and verbal communicator
- Committed to high quality output
- Strong teamwork skills with peers and other key stakeholders
- Ability to collaborate effectively with team
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