Description About this role Business Unit Overview:
As the US retail arm of BlackRock, US Wealth Advisory ("USWA") is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with wealth management firms and platforms, distributing BlackRock's alpha-seeking and iShares investment capabilities, and encouraging the adoption of BlackRock's portfolio construction and digital wealth technologies by financial advisors.
USWA COO Team is responsible for leading a range of strategic initiatives and for managing the internal planning for BlackRock's US retail business. Our group, reporting to the Head of US Retail, forms the "connective tissue" of BlackRock's US retail business, coordinating functional areas within the business and interactions with the broader BlackRock organization, including business analytics and product Job Purpose/Background:
The analyst will work as part Business Insights and Reporting team on COO group responsible for various internal and external reporting projects spanning product, sales, strategy, and business analytics. We are seeking a high-energy, self-motivated individual excited to work in a fluid, fast-paced environment that will be the future growth engine for the world's largest asset manager. Given the broad range of projects and initiatives, relatively small group size, and collegial business culture, the analyst will gain significant exposure across the business.
This role presents an excellent opportunity to get exposure to different areas of the business and gain a wealth of knowledge about BlackRock, its position in the market and the products we manage. Key Responsibilities:
- Support various sales and management teams by producing recurring sales/activities reports with value-add insights
- Ad-hoc business analyses to support strategic initiatives and advisor opportunities
- Work closely with our partners on CRM data
- Ensure timely and accurate data/analysis delivery
- Work on numerous data management projects
- Support dynamic reporting using BI tools like Tableau/PowerBI
- Work closely on our CRM system to support client database
- Support sales lead generation process
- Explore possible automation opportunities within function
Skills, Experience and Competencies:
- Postgraduate - MBA (Finance) from reputable institution
- 2-4 years related experience in the investment management business
- Strong self-motivation and ability to lead work streams relatively independently
- Strong familiarity with Microsoft excel and access
- Understanding of SQL is a must
- Knowledge of Python and VBA would be preferred
- Understanding of Tableau/PowerBI is a plus
#EarlyCareers Our benefits
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about. Our hybrid work model
BlackRock's current hybrid work model is designed to enable in-person connections and collaboration that is core to our culture, while supporting increased flexibility for all employees. In line with local health guidance and regulations, employees are required to work at least 3 days in the office each week, with the flexibility to work from home up to 2 days a week. Some business groups may require more time in the office due to their roles and responsibilities. The health, safety and well-being of our people will always be our top priorities; we will continue to monitor local conditions and health advisories in making decisions about our work environments. About BlackRock
At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.
This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.
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