USA

Business Analyst - Private Equity

As part of the consulting and technology group, we are seeking to hire a well experienced Business Analyst who specialize in implementing technology projects in the private equity domain.

You will be involved in client implementation projects performing client consulting on Alternative Investment industry. This will include leading requirements gathering phases, producing solution design/functional specifications, pre-delivery testing, client training and client management & support through to system acceptance. The implementation will cover both LP and GPs, will cover asset classes like real estate, infrastructure, private debt, timber.

Job Specification

Principal Responsibilities:   

  • Designing documents & production of technical specifications
  • Developing/implementing configurations according to technical specifications
  • Building tools for data migration (importing templates, scripts)
  • Building interfaces for 3rd party software
  • Developing and configuring workflows
  • Developing and delivering screen functionality and screen layouts that meet specifications using scripting tools and technologies
  • Documentation and archiving of all configuration work for future reference
  • Working with Product Developers and/or Support Team on advanced tasks
  • Analyzing and providing solutions to standard performance issues

Knowledge / Skills & Experience: 

  • More than 5 years of Investment Management domain experience working as an analyst in an Investment Management organization. Person without experience in investment management domain need not apply.
  • Prior experience in the Private Equity sector is a must.
  • Prior experience in eFront / Investran implementation within Private Equity sector will be preferred.
  • A professional with a good work ethic who can work to tight deadlines, manage time appropriately and requires minimal supervision.
  • Must possess strong analytical skills and leadership qualities to grow into leadership positions.
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • A detailed understanding of Buy-side investment concepts and theory.

Educational Requirements: 

  • A relevant undergraduate degree or post-graduate degree
  • Any certification or degree related to Finance (Investment Management) domain will be an advantage
  • CFA, CAIA or CA would be an added advantage

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