Senior Business Consultant – Operations

Location: Amsterdam, NL; Barcelona, ES; Brussels, BE; Madrid, ES; Paris, FR

Senior Business Consultant

Do you want to be a key player in SimCorp Dimension® projects and part of a team of professionals with a proven track record in delivering successful projects?

Location: France, Spain, Netherlands, Belgium

Who we are?

For over 50 years, we have worked closely with investment and asset managers to become the

world’s leading provider of integrated investment management solutions. We are 2,100+ colleagues with a broad range of nationalities, educations, professional experiences, ages, and backgrounds in general.

SimCorp is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culture where diverse perspectives and expertise are integrated in our everyday work. We believe in the continual growth and development of our employees so that we can provide best-in-class solutions to our clients.

While seeking to deliver client value, we believe it is vital to consider our people and our planet in every business decision we make. Acting responsibly is not optional. It is essential.

The position

We are looking for a Senior Business Consultant to join our EMEA Consulting Services team which strives for consulting excellency, efficiency in configuration and standardization, knowledge sharing and collaboration across divisions and market units.

You will be part of the Operations Service Line: we provide SimCorp Dimension® clients with an Investment Book of Record (IBOR) to enable investment decision based on accurate consolidated positions and valuations in real-time and thereby help them to grow their business. The Operations team is responsible for implementation of the IBOR foundation, financial instruments and the following solutions in SimCorp Dimension®: Reconciliation, Settlement, Corporate Actions, Cash & Securities and Collateral Management.

Why this role is important to us

In SimCorp, we assist some of the biggest financial institutions in the world to be fruitful by simplifying their investments, accounting, and operations. SimCorp continuously enhances the portfolio of offerings to remain at the forefront of industry technology and trends. The main purpose of the role is to contribute to the fruitful support and maintenance of SimCorp clients and in at least one process domain in the Accounting and Operations Service Line.

As a Senior Business Consultant, you will be part of a team in Professional Services to support our clients by providing best practice market solutions and deploying services related to the usage of SimCorp Dimension and beyond. You will work closely with local and global teams within SimCorp. 

You will be working in a team, implementing the solution or servicing our clients in their post implementation phases.

As part of the team, you will be using your coordination skills and know-how to closely collaborate with Client stakeholders and SimCorp internal stakeholders in providing Investment solutions.,

As part of your induction, you will be ‘hands-on’ in our software system and attend the three-weeks SimCorp Dimension® Academy. 

What you will be responsible for

  • Contributing to all aspects of SimCorp Dimension implementation projects

  • Advise on process improvements through better use of SimCorp Dimension and you contribute to improve and document best practices for implementations.

  • Mapping to SimCorp Dimension functions and processes; designing and configuring a customized solution or enhancing best practices

  • Assisting the client in developing an overall test strategy, test plans, and in the execution of test cases

  • Facilitation workshops to gather requirements for new and existing clients

  • Mentoring, coaching, and enabling colleagues to secure the project deliveries

  • Continuously expand your knowledge on our solutions and standards

What we value

Most importantly, you can see yourself contributing and thriving in the position described above.

How you gained the skills needed for doing that is less important. We expect you to be good at :

  • Finance knowledge:

    • Experience as a Business Analyst or Consultant from banks, asset managers, insurers or consulting firms in the back office or in valuation

    • Excellent knowhow in trade processing from the banking, asset management and/or insurance environment (Reconciliation, Settlement (SWIFT), Corporate Actions, Cash & Securities and Collateral Management)

  • Efficient consulting and leadership skills

  • Experience in software implementation projects

  • Enthusiasm to learn and use new software

  • Desire to act as a mentor and coach to less experienced colleagues and work in a collaborative environment

  • Good English as it is our corporate language and is used in all communications. An another European language is also appreciated (French, Spanish, Italian, German or else)

  • Development Skills is a plus (XML / XSLT / SQL / ability to learn new language mainly) 

Benefits

An attractive salary, bonus scheme are essential for any work agreement. However, in

SimCorp, we believe we can offer more. Therefore, in addition to the traditional benefit scheme, we

provide remote work flexibility, peer coaching, continuous training and opportunities for professional development: there is never just only one route - we offer an individual approach to professional development to support the direction you want to take.

Next steps?

Please click below to apply or get in touch with Azeta GUITI (azeta.guiti@simcorp.com)

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