Senior Spanish Business Analyst - International Asset Mgmt., a division of International Wealth Management - 28307

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 2
Start Date: Dec 12, 2022
Job End Date: Jun 30, 2023
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 125337
Location: Toronto

Business Analyst - Non-IT - 5
Description:   Location Address: 44 King Street W, 7th Floor – hybrid, onsite once a week
Contract Duration: 6 months
Business travel: available to travel every two months (1 week duration) to the Latin American and Caribbean regions.

Story Behind the Need
• Business group: International Asset Mgmt., a division of International Wealth Management
This group manages asset management groups responsible for managing funds in all the regions.
• Project: Asset Management Transformation
• Reason for request: new project

•       Work with Asset Management’s business, operations, and IT teams to understand the current and future states of the business operating model
•       Engage with stakeholders in the Pacific Alliance countries and the Caribbean to understand local and regional business needs and market trends
•       Work with the business stakeholders to elicit requirements using various techniques and industry best practices
•       Analyse business requirements to determine the gaps and functional requirements for system enhancements and accompanying process and procedural changes
•       Liaise with project delivery team members (ex. architects, developers, testers, etc.) to develop and implement IT solutions using a combination of Agile, Waterfall or hybrid methodology 
•       Coordinate and collaborate with local SMEs for testing, training and implementation of new processes and technology
•       Support the management team with research assignments and proof of concepts
•       Demonstrate a passion for problem solving and business innovation

Must Have Skills
•       5+ years experience in business analysis in the investment funds, asset management, wealth management or similar field within the international financial services industry
•       Requirement elicitation, documentation, and presentation with experience in Agile and hybrid methodology ex. Scrum, Kanban, Waterfall, etc.
•       Experience working in the Latin-American and/or Caribbean markets
•       Experience using Jira, Confluence, MS Teams, or similar collaboration tools
•       English/Spanish bilingualism is required

Nice-To-Have Skills
•       Previous experience in banking, capital markets, fund administration or custody services
•       Familiarity with systems servicing the International Wealth and Asset Management industry
•       Project management best practices
•       International investment fund product understanding is an asset
•       Client origination, KYC, AML/ATF understanding is an asset
•       Knowledgeable in front, middle and back-office services in the investment mgmt. industry
•       IIBA certification or similar

•       Bachelor's degree in business, finance, economics, or a technical field such as computer science, engineering, or related field