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Sr. Business Analyst/Project Manager

Sr. Business Analyst/Project Manager:

Our direct client, a multi-strategy sector-focused hedge fund with a focus primarily on long/short

U.S. equities with over 30 years in business, headquartered in New York City is seeking a strong Sr BA/PM to join their growing team.  Client’s systems and processes have grown more complex over the years necessitating a holistic approach. Current key business systems include the FlexTrade order and execution management system, MIK investment data warehouse, Geneva accounting software and Decryptex compliance monitoring.  Projects will frequently involve cross-functional teams drawn from the investment staff (including quantitative trading), Risk, Accounting, Compliance, and IT.

Successful candidates will need to:

    • Manage key projects across the firm, including planning and resource allocation
    • Function as an internal consultant to identify process improvements and assist teams with scoping more complex projects
    • Conduct cost and impact reviews for new initiatives
    • Facilitate data driven reporting and analysis to support senior decision makers
    • Liaise with department heads and senior leadership to drive cross-functional initiatives, provide periodic reports and status updates
    • Manage vendor relationships for key business systems, including contract reviews and due diligence
    • Coordinate QA and product releases for various systems and maintain documentation.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

    • 7-10 years of experience in the financial industry, ideally in a BA role and preferably on the buy side
    • Strong business acumen and domain knowledge of the financial industry, including accounting, trading operations, and compliance
    • Planning and project management experience
    • Strong communication and presentation skills
    • Strong understanding of data management and systems integrations
    • Extensive experience with Excel for data analysis and decision making, experience with Tableau, Microsoft Power BI, or SQL desirable

 

Job ID: 4486

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