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Data Analyst – Corporate Actions/ Security Pricing / SQL

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Location: Sydney

Salary description: $80,000 - $100,000 Plus super and bonus

  • $50-100k AUD Equivalent
  • Permanent
  • 3 to 7 years of experience

Our client is seeking experienced corporate actions candidates as they are expanding its team responsible for maintaining the integrity of all static data critical to the firm encompassing instrument definitions and related pricing information.

The new opening of Data Analyst will work with a senior analyst to process, store, transform and distribute these large and diverse data sets aligned with the business’ needs.

This role will have a high level of exposure to the operations of financial markets, in particular corporate actions, the challenges faced with trading across multiple time zones, asset classes and country specific risks/requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage corporate actions impacting the business, including, but not limited to, researching breaks and communicating important events
  • Monitor data quality, namely reviewing daily reports for breaks/errors and subsequently researching and resolving any issues
  • Analyse existing maintenance processes for areas of improvement (i.e. automation opportunities)
  • Test system enhancements ensuring resultant data meets release requirements
  • Track all vendor communications including change notifications and file content/delivery issues

Experience:

  • 2 years minmun corporate actions experience (required)
  • Understanding of financial instruments including equities and derivatives as well as the impact(s) of corporate actions
  • Familiarity of market data vendors such as Bloomberg and Reuters
  • Foundation in SQL queries/relational database concepts (preferably Oracle or MySQL) –   held highly
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team environment
  • Communicate effectively with a range of technical and non-technical staff

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SYDNEY NSW 2000

Phone:+61 2 8246 8900

Hiring Staff: hire@antonmurray.com

Seeking Work: apply@antonmurray.com

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