BlackRock Associate – Aladdin Business, Client Analytics Group in Singapore, Singapore

BlackRock Company Description:

BlackRock is a leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. At June 2017, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.689 trillion. BlackRock helps clients meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. Headquartered in New York City, as of September 30, 2013, the firm had approximately 11,200 employees in 30 countries and a major presence in key global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa.

Description:

PURPOSE AND SCOPE

The Client Analytics Group is actively seeking a Associate based out of our Singapore office to help manage a set of clients in either the Insurance, Asset Management, Pensions or Banking/Financial Institution industry.

Key Responsibilities:

Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Manage overall client relationships with goal of maintaining a high level of overall client satisfaction

  • Coordinate projects across multiple internal teams to help clients take full advantage of Aladdin’s risk and analytics capabilities

  • Actively manage Aladdin analytic-related client communications, including model releases and enhancements

  • Understand client objectives, trading strategies and market events to effectively manage strategic analytics projects

  • Represent clients with internal BRS teams to assess priorities and provide clarity on the client’s business motivations

  • Assist Aladdin Implementation Managers onboard clients to the Aladdin platform

  • Influence the strategic enhancement of our analytics platform

  • Mentor junior members of the analytics team

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of 2 years relevant experience in Financial Technology or Buy Side firm. Strong subject matter expertise or strong interest in equity, fixed income, or alternatives desirable

  • Academic degree in Business Management, Financial Engineering, Finance, Mathematics, Computer Science or some other quantitative field of study

  • CFA/FRM designation or progress towards CFA/FRM designation is desirable

  • Superior communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex concepts simply and clearly to clients

  • Outstanding business achievements at his / her firm and demonstrated strong leadership qualities

  • Knowledge of various analytics systems/tools and their underlying analytical models is desirable. Strong interest in multi-asset risk modeling and asset allocation

  • Excellent problem solving abilities, and experience understanding complex issues

  • Enjoy a fast-paced, high-intensity environment. Work well as part of a team with minimal supervision. Well organized with the ability to manage multiple priorities

  • Keen client-focused spirit and willing to take on additional responsibility

Job Function: Sales/Relationship Management

Organization: BRS - Aladdin

Title: Associate – Aladdin Business, Client Analytics Group

Primary Location: Asia Pacific-Singapore-Singapore

Requisition ID: 172836

Job Posting: Sep 30, 2017, 11:00:00 PM

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