Senior Business Consultant, Funds and Accounting

Are you interested in problem solving at the interplay between technology and financial markets and want to work for one of the leading financial software companies in the world? Then you might be our new Business Consultant.
Location: Oslo, Stockholm

 

The position

SimCorp Northern Europe Consulting is looking for highly motivated and skilled Business Consultants to our Funds and Accounting team, implementing SimCorp Dimension for our prestigious client base in the SimCorp Northern Europe Market Unit.

As a Business Consultant, you will develop and execute implementation plans for each of your assigned clients. You will normally be working full-time on implementation projects, which require your special expertise in the Funds and Accounting area, and you will be responsible for all aspects of the project stream. You will act as an important sparring partner for your clients and proactively manage, coordinate, and escalate issues as needed.

SimCorp is a global company with more than 180 clients that includes many of the top tier buy-side asset managers, and who control more than $20 trillion of assets. SimCorp Northern Europe Consulting covers Belgium, Denmark, Finland,
Luxemburg, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands and consist of 65 consultants, divided into specialized groups. You will be part of the Funds and Accounting team, which consist of 12 highly skilled and motivated consultants.

 

Key responsibilities

As a Business Consultant, you will:

  • Participate in all aspects of SimCorp Dimension implementations, including design, configuration, integration, and test.
  • Conduct workshops to explore client requirements, working with clients and SimCorp's team to help capture, define, and agree on system functional requirements.
  • Set up prototypes to verify requirements.
  • Document the proposed design in Analysis and Design documents.
  • Consult with clients on best practices for the work stream and configure SimCorp Dimension in line with best practices established through previous implementations.
  • Perform configuration hand-over to the client.
  • Support the client with the testing of functionality.
  • Document the solution implemented at the client and contribute to improving and documenting best practices for implementations in SimCorp.
  • Constantly expand your knowledge of SimCorp Dimension and the clients' business to ensure that clients get the optimal configuration and workflow.
  • Liaise with Product Department and Local Product Management in order drive SimCorp Dimension in the direction that supports SimCorp Northern Europes' and our Clients strategies.

We operate in the entire Northern Europe market and you must expect some travel activities in this region.

 

Your qualifications

We are looking for a new colleague who can contribute to further development of the Funds and Accounting team and at our clients. To do so, we expect that you have a proven track record and possess the following qualifications:

  • An ability to think conceptually and to deliver practical results.
  • Knowledge within accounting and/or fund accounting and mutual fund management.
  • Self-motivation and determination to exceed expectations.
  • Great networking skills as your daily communication include both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Experience and knowledge of SimCorp Dimension is an advantage, but not a prerequisite. 
  • An ability to explain complex projects and issues in a simple and effective manner.
  • Strong analytical skills and a solution-focused attitude.
  • Effective communication skills in English and preferably in one of the Nordic languages.

 

Why join SimCorp?

At SimCorp you get to work with skilled and supportive colleagues in a global company counting more than 52 nationalities and offices in more than 20 countries. We provide complex IT solutions to the world's leading investment management firms in a rapidly changing market. Acting in this niche brings lots of challenging and interesting opportunities. What better place to build a successful career?

More about working at SimCorp

 

Interested?

If you would like to know more about the job, please contact Stefan Persson, Senior Manager, phone: +46 733119236.. Please include CV and motivational letter. Incoming applications will be processed on an ongoing basis.

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