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Market Data Specialist - Investments - Contract - London

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £800 - £880.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Phil May
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 12 March 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -022021-456536

Market Data Specialist - Investments - Contract - London

My client, a leading Asset Management company, is looking for an experienced Market Data Specialist to join its Index Data Team. The successful candidate will have recent experience in asset management and extensive experience in market data.

Key Skills:

· Working with senior business clients to discuss strategy, present detailed market data cost breakdowns and to understand their requirements; your ability to build and maintain relationships will be important

· Supplier management - experience of managing and measuring supplier performance, and managing issues and escalations with suppliers

· Supplier negotiation experience - the ability to structure a negotiation, create leverage, and form strategic relationships with suppliers

· Experience of Market Data administration

· Excellent data skills - the ability to review, analyse, and draw meaning from data and then communicate that with others is important - be it financial reporting, quickly analysing supplier supplied information again inventory etc - analytical skills are a requirement

· Experience with relevant market data technologies would be an advantage - TREP/RMDS, and desktop platforms such as Eikon, Bloomberg, Factset etc would all be extremely useful

· Process Management and techniques (Six Sigma etc) would be of benefit

· Analytical Skills

Location - London (remote at present)

Contract - 12 months initial

Rate - £880pd (inside IR35)

Start - ASAP

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