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Job description:

Core-Asset Consulting's clients, an international banking organisation, are looking for an Assistant Manager (Pricing) to join their team in Stirling, for an initial contract of 12 months.

Core responsibilities:

  • Provide day-to-day Market Data support

  • To assist in both the research work for Market Data standards, and the proactive investigation required to ensure the business is aware of, and prepared to cope with, changes in market practice and moves into new market areas

  • Provide day-to-day Market Data support to business areas

  • Deputise for manager

  • Investigate and satisfactorily resolve queries and issues within agreed procedural guidelines

  • Carry out testing of systems as requested for existing market data processes

  • Assist with monitoring adherence to market data procedures

  • Carry out proactive and reactive research into investment market practices, at instigation of the Manager, assessing the impact on existing market data policies and updating/amending these where required

  • Identify and propose practical solutions to improve current processes/workstreams

  • Suggest improvements to department processes and procedures

  • Oversee and effectively manage the workload of the team

  • Develop and set standards to increase productivity and reduce errors

  • Support and motivate team to deliver objectives

  • Develop team by conducting on the job training and coaching

  • Keep up to date with market developments through liaison with relevant information vendors and review of market publications

Core requirements:

  • Educated to degree level or hold Investment related qualification (e.g.

    Securities Institute certificate)

  • At least 2 years' experience in a Market Data, Pricing and Valuations or Corporate Action environment

  • Ability to work accurately under pressure to tight deadlines

  • Good knowledge of international investment markets

  • Excellent knowledge of Reuters, Bloomberg and relevant data feeds

Job reference: 8791

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.