Analytics Specialist, Officer level, Melbourne

State Street Australia
Melbourne, Australia
Nov 27, 2017
Dec 01, 2017
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

Across the globe, institutional investors rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. We keep our clients at the heart of everything we do, and smart, engaged employees are essential to our continued success.

Our promise to maintain an environment where every employee feels valued and able to meet their full potential infuses our company values. It's also part of our commitment to inclusion, development and engagement, and corporate social responsibility. You'll have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you. Join us.

State Street is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and prohibits discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of any legally protected characteristics.


Position Description:

We are looking for an exceptional individual to become an Investment Analytics Specialist covering investment performance, attribution, risk, and mandate compliance working in our regional Investment Analytics team.

This is your opportunity to work in a dynamic, industry leading analytics team with a client base spread over 13 countries and service locations across the region giving you plenty of growth opportunities.  You must be able to build strong relationships with clients and stakeholders to deliver valued solutions. This is an opportunity to contribute to our client centric culture and develop your expertise and thought leadership.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Understand client reporting needs and make recommendations on best use of technology

  • Client deliverables / metrics and improve upon and report actual results

  • Provide in-depth value add investment analysis and technical support to clients

  • Engage clients with product solutions and analytics thought leadership

  • Support client on-boarding and cross sell efforts

  • Manage document maintenance on scope of service, procedures, risk assessments, contacts and deliverables


Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years' experience in investment performance and analytics that includes:

  • Interpreting and articulating investment performance, attribution and ex-post risk results for a diverse range of portfolios to clients

  • Understanding of investment data requirements to produce analytics accurate results

  • Client service and problem solving

  • Understanding of performance and attribution product trends, including models and GIPS®

  • University degree qualification (post graduate degree and/or a CFA®, CIPM® or CAIA® an advantage)

  • Understanding fixed income markets and factor based attribution an advantage