SimCorp Investment Service Line Consultant

Location: Hong Kong, HK; Singapore, SG; Sydney, AU

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 striving 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.

Why this role is important to us

In SimCorp, we help some of the biggest financial institutions in the world to be successful by simplifying their investments, accounting, and operations. We do this through IT systems, processes, and financial knowledge. Implementing our software by way of high-quality projects at the core of what we do. To introduce our software to our clients, business consultants are essential to us.

You will be working in the APAC Professional Services team who aim to deliver customer success via advisory and outcome-based services. The team contributes to projects in one or more process domains in the Investment Service Line. These include Strategic investment planning, Front Office, Risk, Compliance and Performance Management. It includes all tasks related to the delivery of functional solutions based on SimCorp Dimension. You will own tasks throughout the implementation phases of SimCorp Dimension. You will be a trusted advisor to the clients and help enable them to reach their desired outcomes.

What you will be responsible for

  • Contributing to all aspects of SimCorp Dimension implementation projects

  • Leading workstreams covering all required tasks, dependencies and time/resource estimation

  • Mapping to SimCorp Dimension functions and processes; designing and configuring a customized solution

  • 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 helping colleagues to secure the project deliveries

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 several of the following and be able to - and interested in - learning the rest.

  • Efficient consulting and project management skills

  • Hands on experience in implementing and configuring SimCorp Dimension

  • Knowledge of financial instruments or the asset management business and processes

  • Know-how in at least two of the following areas:

    • Portfolio Management

    • Trading and Order Management

    • Trade Lifecycle

  • FRM, CFA, CIPM or other relevant certifications/designations

  • Enthusiasm to learn.

  • Desire to act as a mentor and coach to less experienced colleagues.

  • Independent and analytical way of working

  • Having a team spirit and a desire to share your knowledge.

  • Strong communication and consulting skills

  • High degree of commercial awareness, customer orientation and quality consciousness

  • Strong sense of ownership and accountability

  • Good English as it is our corporate language and is used in all communications.

  • Cantonese language skills are an advantage.

  • Flexibility to travel.

Experience required:

  • Hands on experience in implementing and configuring SimCorp Dimension

  • 8+ years of working within investment management either with an asset manager, asset owner or vendor preferably in a functional or technical operational role

  • Evidence of participating in change management of systems and/or processes that centre around the SimCorp Dimension platform.

Benefits

An attractive salary and 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 an excellent work & life balance 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. Visit our career pages to learn more about working at SimCorp: www.simcorp.com/career 

Next steps

Please click below to apply to learn more about the vacancy and what SimCorp has to offer regarding salary, benefits, and perks.

Please note only applications sent through our system will be processed. Applications are continuously assessed, so please send your CV in English as soon as possible. If you are interested in being a part of SimCorp but are not sure this role is the right fit, submit your CV anyway. SimCorp is on an exciting growth journey, and our Talent Acquisition Team is ready to help you discover the right role for you. The approximate time to consider your CV is three weeks.

We are eager to continually improve our talent acquisition process and make everyone’s experience positive and valuable. Therefore, during the process we will ask you to provide your feedback, which is highly appreciated.