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Financial Data Analyst with VBA

£40,000 - £50,000 , Permanent

Posted: 19 mins ago

Description:

Working in the Financial Data Analytics division of a financial services business, your role will be to strengthen the data content and will be highly influential in helping to deliver accurate and timely financial data.

Client Details

International financial services business providing research and high quality information for clients in the Banking and Insurance sectors. Based in London with a mix of office and home working.

Description

As part of the Financial Data Analytics team, you will provide high quality, accurate financial information on banking and insurance organisations.

You will analyse financial information across sectors and provide guidance to analysts on policies and procedures.

Duties include:

  • Maintaining and developing the processes of the inbound data feeds
  • Taking large data files, extracting and standardising the data and loading it into internal databases using VBA
  • Ensure accuracy of all data feeds by running quality checks at various points of the process to ensure data accuracy
  • Implement improvements to the data feeds process by looking at ways to guarantee accuracy, and automating processes where possible
  • Communicating effectively to gather requirements, whilst managing stakeholder expectations throughout
  • Working closely with Financial Data Specialists to help maintain/ improve financial data quality
  • Creation and maintenance of all the feed documentation
  • Ad hoc projects to assist with data manipulation

Profile

  • Previous experience of financial data analysis with VBA skills
  • A sound knowledge of accounting practices, with experience of working with financial statement data preferred
  • Strong Excel skills are essential, with an excellent understanding of VBA to be able to debug and/or make small changes to the code where necessary
  • Experience of working with Python or a willingness to learn is essential
  • Ability to identify and implement improvements to processes, as well as creating/ managing project plans and process documents
  • Experience of working with/ manipulating large data sets is important
  • Excellent administration and communication skills, with a highly organised and methodical approach to work

Job Offer

Competitive salary and benefits package

Excellent career and development path.

Hybrid working.

Job Details

1584581014
London, United Kingdom
Permanent
£40,000 - £50,000