Data Analyst - Associate - 12 Month Maximum Term Contract

Our Cash Equities Research business is seeking an Associate level Data Analyst to cover a Maternity Leave assignment for a 12 (twelve) month maximum term contract period.

You’ll work alongside specialists assisting with a range of database administrative and client-servicing responsibilities.  You’ll regularly provide clients with high-quality data files as well as respond to ad-hoc data requests and questions from clients and internal stakeholders globally.  Improving the quality and accuracy of the data by checking published/company data against information contained in our database and following up on discrepancies will be other key components as will trouble-shooting analyst models. We’re hoping you’ll be interested in and keen to assist with IT projects and to be involved in other business projects or initiatives as they arise.

For this role you’ll need to hold an appropriate business or commerce degree and possess Advanced MS Excel (e.g. skilled in VBA macros).  We’d like you to have gained some relevant experience in a business environment (ideally financial services) where data maintenance and manipulation has been a requirement. You’ll need to be interested in and have an affinity with technology; keen and willing to learn to use proprietary systems, although database programming skills are not required for the role. We’re looking for a high level of technical and analytical ability and a strong interest in data mining. Above all, you’ll need to be highly-detailed, accurate and methodical in your work approach, able to work independently and definitely skilled at multi-tasking.

To apply, we’d like you to submit a covering letter and concise resume as one Word or PDF-formatted document. To include your cover letter, simply insert an additional page into the front or back of your resume.

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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