Business Analyst

Toronto, ON

Post Date: 06/08/2017 Job ID: 11906 Category: Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Our client is one of the largest private equity management organisations in Ontario. They have a need for a strong Business Analyst with Capital Markets experience.

Located in North York.

6 Month initial contract.

  • Business Analyst with a strong understanding of financial instruments used in Capital Markets, Alternative Assets and Fixed Income
  • Individual with excellent data analysis and SQL skills.    Detail oriented, but still able to see the big picture. Candidate must have strong knowledge of Business Analysis framework and deliverables, as well as experience working as part of an Agile development team.
  • Interpersonal skills: can build relationships with peers and clients, will be sensitive to client’ s time, proactive and efficient and able to lead and be led.
  • Candidate must have experience in supporting and/or developing compliance reporting solutions .


Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct business analysis, requirements gathering and documentation, and validation testing

  • Engage customers and information technology stakeholders to collect and document detailed business and information technology requirements

  • Analyze business requirements against existing processes, systems, and data stores for gap analysis and recommended improvements

  • Conduct analysis of business process workflow and outline alternative solutions considering benefits, risks and costs

  • Conduct working sessions and use interviews to obtain appropriate information to develop solutions (e.g. one-on-one discussions, formal requirements gathering sessions).

  • Translate business requirements and information gathering discussions into professional business presentations and other types of business documentation for consumption by Business customers and solution partners (Development, QA)

  • Identify and assess requirements and scope changes, liaise with IT partners to determine project impact, issues and risks

  • Work with Quality Assurance to facilitate and assist with the development and execution of the testing requirements

  • Provide support as required (answering queries, performing investigations) to end-users


Skills and Job Qualifications:

  • Excellent understanding of investment management concepts, processes and practices

  • Excellent understanding of techniques, tools and technologies pertaining to the analysis, design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of software solutions

  • Experience working with Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools

  • Excellent knowledge of requirements management concepts and processes supported by deep practical experience.

  • Analytical skills with knowledge of techniques and tools used for process mapping. Overall end-to-end view of business processes and data flows to understand core business issues.

  • Ability to identify underlying assumptions and constructively challenge them if necessary to ensure scope and requirements are clearly understood and documented

  • Excellent communication skills including business writing and presentation skills

  • A team player with strong relationship building skills

  • Proven ability to adapt to constantly evolving priorities and environments, ability to multitask and work independently

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • Track record of successfully delivering initiatives


If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!



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