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Investment Data Analyst in Chicago, IL at CRS Group

Date Posted: 1/9/2019

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Job Description

DURATION: 6-month contract
 
OVERVIEW: The CRS Group is currently looking for a Investment Data Analyst for a client in the Chicago area. The CRS Group is a nationwide Staffing Firm who works primarily with Fortune 1000 and Fortune 500 corporations.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Interface with our Data Vendor Providers regarding security master data, classifications, overrides, linkage to be built at underlying, Issuer level etc.
  • Make independent judgments (based upon market/instruments practices) regarding appropriate resolutions for security master data discrepancies
  • Work with shared office teams and FO desks to ensure proper impact for Security Master Attributes update
  • Interact with participants and groups to overview initiatives and special announcements
  • Interface with our Data Vendor Providers regarding corporate action announcements, security re-classifications, and analysis of impact on prices and position sizes
  • Provide input/modify procedures and control in order to prevent/reduce breaks/risks and contribute to projects via special testing process and activities related to restructuring of our SM/CA database
  • Define and work on projects related to mass data acquisition, cleansing and uploading. Communicate with the Back Office, IT and other KM personnel to achieve project objectives.
  • Assist in building international and domestic proprietary databases related to securities information gathered through research and analysis of securities data
  • Make independent/educated judgments regarding appropriate resolutions of data anomalies and modeling

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 2-3 years of experience in financial services
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or related
  • Fresh grads welcomed!
  • Excellent analytic skills as well as exemplary written and verbal communication skills
  • General knowledge of the financial markets and functional knowledge of a wide range of asset classes.
  • Detail-oriented with the high degree of accuracy and a strong work ethic
  • Proficiency in MS Office (e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook) computer applications. Basic IT skills (database queries, file manipulation) etc.


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
crs_khudson
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.


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INVESTMENT DATA ANALYST


LOCATION: Chicago, IL 60604
DURATION: 6-month contract
 
OVERVIEW: The CRS Group is currently looking for a Investment Data Analyst for a client in the Chicago area. The CRS Group is a nationwide Staffing Firm who works primarily with Fortune 1000 and Fortune 500 corporations.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Interface with our Data Vendor Providers regarding security master data, classifications, overrides, linkage to be built at underlying, Issuer level etc.
  • Make independent judgments (based upon market/instruments practices) regarding appropriate resolutions for security master data discrepancies
  • Work with shared office teams and FO desks to ensure proper impact for Security Master Attributes update
  • Interact with participants and groups to overview initiatives and special announcements
  • Interface with our Data Vendor Providers regarding corporate action announcements, security re-classifications, and analysis of impact on prices and position sizes
  • Provide input/modify procedures and control in order to prevent/reduce breaks/risks and contribute to projects via special testing process and activities related to restructuring of our SM/CA database
  • Define and work on projects related to mass data acquisition, cleansing and uploading. Communicate with the Back Office, IT and other KM personnel to achieve project objectives.
  • Assist in building international and domestic proprietary databases related to securities information gathered through research and analysis of securities data
  • Make independent/educated judgments regarding appropriate resolutions of data anomalies and modeling

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 2-3 years of experience in financial services
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, or related
  • Fresh grads welcomed!
  • Excellent analytic skills as well as exemplary written and verbal communication skills
  • General knowledge of the financial markets and functional knowledge of a wide range of asset classes.
  • Detail-oriented with the high degree of accuracy and a strong work ethic
  • Proficiency in MS Office (e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook) computer applications. Basic IT skills (database queries, file manipulation) etc.


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
crs_khudson
ss #83650
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.