SHORT JOB DESCRIPTION
The Research Analyst (RA) will work within the Content Collection Department to collect proprietary financial information.
The Content teams work on various databases and are responsible for researching, adding, parsing, storing and updating abundant financial information useful for Investors.
FactSet Economics provides various economic data (interest rates, commodity prices, exchange rates, inflation, unemployment data ).
The Economics Content Collection team is in charge of the maintenance of a database containing more than 1 million time series.
The Collection team is in charge of the manual collection of these data, the review of the failures of the automatic collection and various maintenance tasks.
Has high integrity, accountability and personal responsibility. An inclination to own problems until they are resolved
Self-disciplined and has high motivation; Driven by success, enthusiasm and a desire to exceed target
Consistent on producing High Accuracy scores
Consistent on getting High Production Level
Thorough knowledge in Economics (Macro)
Flexible in rotating to different shifts and meeting other business needs
J OB RESPONSIBILITIES
Proactively communicate ideas and suggestions for tool enhancements and process improvements
Handle and oversee ad hoc projects as necessary
Responsible to follow all rules related to work procedures and to seek information if it is unclear
The role will require becoming responsible for generation of information.
Responsible to maintain confidentiality of information dealt with.
Performance Outcomes / Deliverables
Escalate all problems / issues to the immediate supervisor, related to production / personal- professional or motivational
Inform the supervisor about issues, which are constantly being escalated for inadequate support and / or content information.
Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's / College Degree , Business Studies / Administration / Management, Commerce, Economics, Finance / Accountancy / Banking or equivalent.
Macroeconomics knowledge / have a basic knowledge of macroeconomics metrics.
Well versed in Factual Research of Historical Macroeconomic Data.
Strong command of spoken English and has been exposed in communicating English to a multinational environment / set-up.
Excellent use of Excel and Word
Rigorous, pay attention to details, proactive in term of process improvements. Fast learner and independent.
Great Numerical ability and accurate reporting.
Excellent written skills ability to prepare reports.
Adaptability to work in shifting schedules.
High analytical skills
Excellent detail orientation
Good organizational skills
Driven by success, enthusiasm and a desire to exceed target