At Franklin Templeton, we are dedicated to delivering strongresults and exceptional service to clients, team members and business partners.
Over 12,000 employees working in 60 offices around the world are dedicated toservicing investment solutions for our clients in more than 150 countries.
Forover 65 years, our success has been a direct result of the talent, skills, andpersistence of our people, and we are looking for you to join our team.
What are the ongoing responsibilities of aBusiness Analyst?
The GIMSBusiness Analyst (BA) provides a wide range of services in support ofInvestment Management groups, Trading, and Investment Compliance.
The BA ensures the crucial trade andcompliance required data are available and accurate to be able to enter anorder in the system and ship to trading.
The BA is responsible in logging and resolving any data, functionality,and / or system issues reported, track issues for further trend analysis andidentify root cause and provide proposed resolutions and recommendations.
The BA acts as liaison andserves as a point of contact with FTS-Investment Operations, Fund Accounting, IMDSTechnology teams, and other support groups to ensure all trade transactions areentered and processed timely and correctly.
In addition, the BA analyzes and documents the existing businessworkflow, prepares future business workflow recommendation, prepares new systemfunctionality including sourcing new data, engaging technical resources to reviewthe existing and new business workflow, conducting system testing to validatethe change that will fix the issue and provides system sign-off forimplementation in production.
The BAprovides training to the business as needed.
Systemenhancement and implementation
What qualifications would make someone be successful?
KNOWLEDGE,EDUCATION, AND EXPERIENCE :
Four year college degree in business-relatedfield or equivalent experience.
1-3 yrs experience in Investment Management andOperations.
Basic experience on relational databases andadministration of systems.
SKILLSAND ABILITIES :
Ability to work in high pressure and fast paceenvironment.
Ability to adjust the priority of assignments.
Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
Good written and oral communication.
Basic knowledge of financial markets, standardasset classes and various security types.
PROBLEMSOLVING AND DECISION MAKING :
Strong analytical skills, ability to resolvesimple and complex issues quickly and accurately
LICENSESand CERTIFICATIONS :
ADDITIONALDESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS :
Experience or basic knowledge on Charles River
Experience or basic knowledge of the securitytypes
Experience or basic knowledge of accountingsystem
Typically requires long periods ofsitting and sometimes standing
Must be able to work at a computer for extendedperiods of time
Potential travel to client sites for visits,observation and training.
Attend conferences as needed
NOTE : The above statements are intended to describethe general nature and level of work being performed by incumbents.They are not intended to be an exhaustivelist of all responsibilities, duties and skills required by all incumbents.
Incumbents may perform other duties asassigned.Reasonable accommodations maybe made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essentialfunctions.
Management retains the rightto add to or change the duties of the position at any time.
What makes Franklin Templeton unique?
In addition to the dynamic and professional environment atFranklin Templeton, we strive to ensure that our employees have access to acompetitive and valuable set of the mix of both monetary and non-monetaryrewards provided to you in recognition for your time, talents, efforts, andresults.
Highlights of our benefits include :
Private Healthcare andLife Insurance
MultiSport Program orMultiSport Cafeteria
Onsite canteen,discounted prices
Project Management & Business Analysis
Full-timeJob Level : Entry Level