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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-08706
Location: Getzville, New York
Global Financial Firm located in Getzville, NY has an immediate contract opportunity for an experienced Business analyst

The team plays a key role in the integrity of Client's Market Risk Data Quality.This data is used for market risk limit reporting, VaR, Stress VaR and other regulatory calculations. Assignments will include supporting Part 30 commitments through driving implementation of daily data quality scorecards and reviewing the results; performing root cause analysis and raising data quality issues for tracking and resolution as well as determining methods of enhancing the scorecards for improvements in data quality accuracy, comprehensiveness, completeness and validity; producing and improving reconciliation processes as well as investigating differences; performing some data tracing exercises and data mapping; working with key partners on short term project deliveries to aid in the improvement of Tier I reporting regional capabilities.

Key Responsibilities:

Performing reconciliations of data with the use of Microsoft access and excel, reviewing scorecards and analyzing results on large data sets, performing data tracing reviews between systems and reports data mapping, short term project planning and communicating regularly with stakeholders to meet key target dates.

Strong analytical skills, bachelor's degree, 3+ years in Data Management or Financial Services Industry. Strong communication, leadership and interpersonal skills, self-motivated, results-oriented, with the ability to function effectively with deadlines and work within a team environment, project management experience, experience using Microsoft Excel, Access and Powerpoint.