Senior Business Consultant – Trade Processing and Valuation

Location: Amsterdam, NL

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: The Netherlands

The position

SimCorp is one of the world's leading investment management software providers globally to international financial institutions. SimCorp continuously enhances the portfolio of offerings to remain at the forefront of industry technology and trends.

We are looking for a Senior Business Consultant to join our EMEA 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 IBOR 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 IBOR 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.

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

Your responsibilities

Then you will take over a range of tasks in a project team:  

  • Responsibility for major parts of SimCorp Dimension® implementation projects: You know the customers‘ requirements and processes as well as the lifecycle processes of financial instruments at banks, asset managers and/or insurers and outline solutions for optimal use of  SimCorp Dimension®
  • Close cooperation with the project manager and key role in leading projects to success
  • Key contact for our customers for all questions in connection with SimCorp Dimension®
  • Instruct and mentor less experienced colleagues on the job
  • Prepare requirement specifications for enhancements to our product management
  • Identify opportunities to offer tailored services beyond the project scope to our customers in your role as a trusted advisor
  • Contribute to improving best practices for implementation processes and promote topics across projects
  • Actively participate in know how exchange with colleagues on an international level

Your qualifications

You like to deep dive into business processes in investment management and enjoy modelling them in our software. In addition you bring with you:

  • Degree in economics/finance, mathematics/computer science or similar qualification
  • 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 and/or valuation of financial instruments from the banking, asset management and/or insurance environment
  • Ideally you have SimCorp Dimension® experience or you are familiar with implementing financial software 
  • Independent and analytical way of working
  • Team spirit and a talent to share your knowledge
  • Strong communication and consulting skills and a high degree of commercial awareness, customer orientation and quality consciousness
  • Fluency in English, Dutch is a plus
  • Willingness to travel 

The perspectives

By working for SimCorp you will become an expert high in demand on an international scale. You will have excellent opportunities to explore further career perspectives, e.g. in project management, more sales-oriented roles or management on an international level.

We offer an excellent training program including a Services Academy with tailor-made trainings for our consultants as well as mentoring programs. In addition you have the opportunity/possibility to obtain a certification in project management or as Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA) or Financial Risk Manager (FRM).

What makes working at SimCorp so special?

At SimCorp you work with highly skilled and helpful colleagues in a global enterprise: more than 50 nationalities in locations in more than 20 countries. Life balance is important to us: We offer individual flexibility, e.g. through home office.

We maintain an informal way of communicating and take on our responsibilities with dedication, team spirit and humor. We also organize regular “Sim“ activities in the field of sports, wellness, social affairs and team building.

Interested?

Please contact Azeta Guiti, Recruitment EMEA, for further information. For a more complete understanding of SimCorp’s activities and corporate culture, see the videos at https://www.simcorp.com/career.  

Please send us your application online.