Quartal Financial Solutions, Europe’s leading provider of fee billing and commission solutions for the financial and insurance industries has been acquired in November 2020 by PureFacts Financial Solutions, a leading WealthTech provider of fees, reporting and AI-powered predictive analytics solutions.

About the Company

Quartal / PureFacts Europe, founded in Switzerland and rooted in precision and reliability, is a market leading provider of award-winning software for fee & commission management for the investment management industry. We are the recognized leaders in Fees & Commission in the old continent and are now strategically targeting to expand our presence in North America looking for motivated professionals to join a dynamic and international company whose culture is based on transparency, precision, reliability and team-work.

We do business differently. We believe in a six stakeholder model where employees, clients, partners, the community, the environment and the shareholders are beneficiaries of the business.

Product Business Analyst

Join our team, based in London! The role of business analyst within the Product Team provides an important conduit between our clients and all areas of our company. This role requires the BA to have in-depth knowledge of the financial markets and an ability to identify problems and solutions within the existing product functionality. The BA will provide support, documentation, training and expertise to Professional Services on the correct use and configuration of product functionality in the context of different client’s requirements, market segments and functional domains. The BA will additionally support Development by helping to produce functional specifications, product documentation and key functional tests.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identify product requirements – analysis of requirements and identification of those that should be part of the product as opposed to customer specific
  • Standardize product requirements – standardize and consolidate product requirements coming from various projects in order to help further standardizing and streamlining the product
  • Document product requirements, use cases, and test plans – ensure that high level product ideas/designs are expanded to produce specifications that Development can build & test
  • Support Professional Services – analysis, solution architecture, problem resolution, and training
  • Support Sales – involvement in sales workshops, solution design phases, or PoCs where in-depth functional product expertise is required
  • Produce product documentation for end users (manuals) and fellow employees (functional specifications, configuration guides, etc.)
  • Participate in product management processes
  • Estimate the scope and at a high level the estimates to produce product enhancements prior to formal estimation by Development
  • Analyse client requirements against product functionality
  • Create enhancement requests with correct and complete documentation
  • Be the owner for product stories which require development, including specifying tests and managing the lifecycle until successful delivery.

Knowledge and Skills

The business analyst should have good communication and analytical skills, flexibility to support both Professional Services and Development and the ability to prioritise and mediate disputes. A University degree in computer science, business administration, finance or similar and in-depth knowledge of financial markets with a focus on asset management is required. Specific experience in the revenue and expense management area is a plus. Ability to lead discussions, document requirements, test deliverables, and ensure that business requirements are delivered by the product. The business analyst should be proficient in SQL. Excellent written and spoken English is required. Other language skills (ideally German and/or French) is a bonus.

We offer a modern workplace, agile processes, training on the job, an open and dynamic atmosphere in an international environment in terms of both colleagues and clients, and a good working climate. You get a competitive salary, vacation package and good social security package. Our collaboration is based on mutual trust and responsibility.

Denis McCarthy is looking forward to receiving your application in English.

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