Business Analyst - Investment Bank

Technology · New York, New York
Department Technology
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Experienced

SoHo Dragon represents an Investment Bank with offices in midtown Manhattan and Edison NJ. Our client needs to hire a Business Analyst for a long term project; with probable contract extension. Candidates should be local to NY/NJ. 

  • Interview process will consist of phone screens and web conference calls
  • Corp to Corp, 1099 and W2 are all accepted


·Knowledge and understanding of finance, investment accounting, derivative products, and associated collateral.

·Strong hands-on experience supporting accounting for derivatives products

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills to effectively support solution design
  • Effective organizational, multi tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Strong, clear and concise written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of General ledger and Sub ledger processing for Derivative products
  • Experience working Agile development environment (JIRA)

·Knowledge of product control / middle office function

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Drive forward the Finance technology projects including data sourcing, ETL requirements, accounting rules documentation, develop reconciliation rules, solution logic for reporting.
  • Day to day interaction with the product control, financial control, and corporate technology developers.
  • Perform data analysis and resolution of issues related to journal creation, reporting and recognitions.
  • Frequent ad hoc analysis for business and technology teams.
  • Participate in new solution design and end to end solution development effort including requirements gathering, design, testing and release.


  • 4+ years of experience in capital markets, industry experience within the specific sector of the position, or a combination of both
  • 4+ years of derivatives experience
  • Proficient SQL skills
  • 4+ years of financial accounting experience
  • MBA and/or Bachelors in Accounting and Finance with CFA,CPA, FRM (any 1 certification)
  • Familiarity with financial statements (e.g. revenue, balance sheet, RWA, etc.)
  • Fundamental knowledge on financial instruments (e.g. derivatives, options, repos, etc.)
  • Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Team player

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