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Business Analyst (Investment)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Other Data Jobs

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  • Contact:

    Kristina Marzohl

  • Email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102021-89618_1633473292

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Business Analyst

I am currently supporting our big client from the finance environment located in UK. We are searching for a Business Analyst to support us for 6+ months with opportunity of extension(s). The ideal candidate would be a person with a similar previous experience and fluent English.

General information:

* Start date: ASAP

* Duration: 6 months

* Work amount: 100%

* Remote/Home office: yes

Tasks and Responsibilities:

- Perform business analysis of as-is and to-be subledger accounting requirements

- Perform analysis and documentation of accounting processes

- Previous experience with Expected Credit Loss, Hedge Accounting, Balance Sheet Netting

- Previous experience of Foreign Exchange accounting, including across multiple jurisdictions in parallel

- Write technical specifications of required accounting functionality and support the configuration in FPSL

- Effectively communicate requirements to application developer for integration development

- Execute functional testing of all requirements to ensure they are implemented properly

- Perform root cause analysis on identified defects and resolve accordingly

- Support documentation for user training purposes

- Detailed experience with SAP FPSL would be a real benefit


- Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Computer Science and/or accounting qualification

- Background in Accounting/Business Administration/Finance with a specialization in Business Analysis

- Strong understanding of investment products including financial accounting and reporting processes

- Minimum of four years equivalent business analysis or requirements engineering experience required

- Previous accounting, reporting and reconciliation project work

- Experience with databases and querying languages would be beneficial

- Experience with SAP BW, S/4HANA preferred

- Strong understanding of IFRS 9

- Experience working with agile concepts and methodologies

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