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Why this role is important to us
SimCorp North America is recruiting a Senior Business Consultant to implement SimCorp Dimension at asset managers, fund managers, banks and pension plans across the US and Canada. Our consulting teams work hands on with both client technology teams and their business lines, to configure SimCorp Dimension, to evolve and shape underlying business processes to fit the application, and to implement Dimension on client defined infrastructure.
The consultant will be responsible for all aspects of the implementation process, with primary focus on the ABOR (Accounting Book of Records) suite of functionality: Investment Accounting, Fund Administration, and General Ledger.
Consulting teams will be exposed to a spectrum of financial instruments, equity and fixed income instruments to complex OTC derivatives and alternative investments.
What you will be responsible for
Participate in our implementation project throughout a project life-cycle as an accounting resource including gathering and understanding client’s requirement, configuration, documentation, and presentation of accounting functionality as well as providing testing support to our client
Lead presentations to clients, or prepare project artifacts such as project scope document
Build network of people both within and outside of organization to work effectively
Gain understanding of Simcorp’s Global Standard Solutions and utilize them for project delivery
Support maintenance of Global Standard Solutions and make contributions to its improvements and refinements
Knowledge Sharing – Contribute in our knowledge sharing within the organization
Take an active role in the Service Line to improve project best practice based on the global delivery model and know-how of consultants.
What we value (our requirements)
You are a successful and highly regarded consultant and are ready take the next step to stretch yourself both professionally and personally.
As an ideal candidate, you possess the following qualifications:
Our candidates will have experience in one or more of the following fields:
Asset Management – Back Office – or Financial Reporting
Consulting or Professional Services within the Asset Management sector
An implementation role for a software vendor specializing in Asset Management software
Asset Management candidates should have 5+ years of experience working hands on with the investment and/or fund accounting functions and the enterprise applications that enable them
Consultants should have experience with multiple enterprise implementations involving ABOR functions on the buy side, and hands on experience with applications similar to Dimension
Degree within Business discipline (Accounting, Finance, or Economics) or Mathematics/Applied Sciences preferred
Self-starter with a can-do mindset
Ability to manage assigned tasks and deliver the results on time
Have Excellent communication skills and proficiency in English – both oral and written
Basic understanding of financial industry/products and related accounting
CPA, CA, or CFA qualification is a plus
Hands-on experience with SimCorp Dimension is a plus
Ability to travel to client’s site (50%)
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For any questions you are welcome to contact Julia Temor, Senior Talent Acquisition Partner, at Julia.Temor@simcorp.com.