Associate degree in business related field or equivalent financial services industry experience required
Bachelor degree in accounting or a business related field preferred
Up to 3 years of business or systems, and/or data analysis experience, or equivalent experience (i.e. back office or middle office operations, corporate actions, or data analysis) required; Financial services or data analysis experience preferred
Knowledge of the features and characteristics of the data stored in relation to security masters, issuers, funds/investment accounts, etc. preferred
Strong computer skills including experience with Microsoft Word and Excel required
Experience with investment management operations related systems (i.e. Bloomberg, Charles River, Eagle, Markit, EDM, XSP and BBG, Electra) preferred
Support, analyze, and maintain reference data for front-office groups such as Equity Trading, Fixed Income Trading and Asset Management as well as middle-office support teams.
Create and maintain product data used for a variety of functions such as Trading, Settlements, and internal reporting.
Monitor a suite of exception management reports to ensure the quality of data
Understand the business schedule of how data manifests across Investment Management
Identify and resolve issues related to the collection of data from third party vendors, custodians/record keepers, trading operations, portfolio managers or other providers.
Work with portfolio managers, traders, compliance, IMO teams and/or other contacts to define data attributes required for each security type for all products across the firm.
Support and handle inquiries as primary contact for all data triage issues.
Complete special projects as assigned.
Ability to work shifts (team provides business coverage from 7AM to 8PM. Overtime as required)
Federated Investors Tower – Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Able to handle daily deadlines and high volume of data exceptions and/or processing.
Demonstrate effective decision-making, problem solving, and analytical skills with particular attention given to detail and accuracy.
Demonstrate cooperative attitude, effective interpersonal and communication skills.
Demonstrate flexibility and the ability to work as a member of a team.
Provide a high level of quality service to both internal and external clients.
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Only those candidates in whom we have an interest will be contacted.
Internal Number: 7308
About Federated Investors, Inc.
Since 1955, millions of investors in the United States and around the globe have relied on Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) for world-class investment management. Federated has grown to become one of the nation's largest investment managers with $397.6 billion in assets under management.
Federated has honed its disciplined investment process over a half-century to deliver style-consistent investment products, including 123 domestic and international equity, fixed-income and money market funds, as well as a variety of separately managed accounts. Federated's diversified product line is distributed through more than 8,400 financial intermediaries and institutions who assist investors in meeting their unique objectives. For additional information about Federated Investors visit FederatedInvestors.com.