Front Office Application Support Analyst - Fund Management - thinkFolio, Markit EDM

Job title : Front Office Application Support Analyst - Fund Management - thinkFolio, Markit EDM
Location : London
Job type : Contract
Salary : £735 per day
Sector : Buy Side
Reference : BHJOB6067_17867
Our client, a global investment management firm are seeking a Senior Application Support Analyst to join them on an initial 6-month contract. The role is a mix of investment support, combined with production support of the interfaces within the Front Office and providing core application support for the business.

The chosen candidate will have experience in at least one order management/portfolio management application such as thinkFolio, Charles River or Aladdin. They will also ideally have experience providing application support in an investment management environment.
As a primarily Front Office role in support of fund managers, the candidate will ideally have broad asset class experience (in Fixed Income, Equities and Derivatives), and good experience of the end-to-end trade flow and process as a whole.

An intermediate knowledge of SQL and Excel VBA is desired.

This role provides an exciting opportunity for an experienced Application Support Analyst to further develop their knowledge of the Financial Services industry and hands-on experience with industry leading technology supporting the front office.

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