If you have a high client-centricity and the ability to quickly understand the customer's needs, prefer to work with different stakeholders and make new solutions run; then this is your next career opportunity.
Zurich's global Investment Management business with about 650 people in 23 countries has the vision, expertise and passion for defining the future role that data plays for us. The "Business Solution Design" team within "Investment Solutions" is looking for a peer who will add value in the end-to-end journey from analyzing needs, creating and testing solutions up to handover of project changes into production.
As a Senior Business Analyst your main responsibilities will involve:
Develop, update and review functional and non-functional specifications for new processes and systems
Perform gap-analysis and feasibility
Gather business requirements and together with the BSD Team translate them into functional design
Support the setup of the test concept and the test preparation
Conduct functional testing
Conduct the "User Acceptance Testing" to sign-off the new changes before promoting them into production systems
Provide & organize necessary user trainings
Work location can be Zurich or Barcelona with up to 10% travel
Your Skills and Experience
As a Senior Business Analyst your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
University Degree and professional certification in accounting with deep understanding of IFRS and local GAAP
Good Accounting skills (IFRS knowledge, especially IAS 39 and IFRS9)
Minimum 5 years of investment accounting experience in the finance industry
Minimum 3 years of work experience with any investment application/solution
Good knowledge about finance and investment instruments
Good knowledge of SAP-FSCM and knowledge of SAP BW-reporting
Knowledge of investment administration and accounting processes
Proven ability to lead and work with multi-cultural project teams and facilitating work shops
Strong communication skills in written and spoken English
Strong business analyst skills (e.g. analytical skills, requirement engineering)
Good test management skills
Project management and BA methodology
MS Office tools (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
MS Project, MS ACCESS (nice to have)
Temporary contract for 2 years.
Primary work location is Barcelona. You can apply by clicking on the button "Apply online"
Who we are
Looking for a challenging and inspiring work environment where you can make a difference? At Zurich millions of individuals and businesses place their trust in our products and services every day. Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, enabling, businesses and communities to face a world of risk with confidence. Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You'd give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. It's a big challenge, but you will be supported by a world-class team who believe in helping you to reach your full potential and deliver on our promises.
So be challenged. Be inspired. Help us make a difference.
At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer. We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.