Contributions Specialist (Traders / Johannesburg / Back office)

Location: JHB, Gauteng, South Africa
Date Posted: 15-06-2017
Our client works with sectors such as legal, tax, financial and risk as well as accounting, intellectual property media by providing much needed and wanted information to top decision makers.
Job description:
As Contributions Specialist, you'll work within a team with regional responsibility to source business defined contributed data and ensure our products have the FI, FX & Money Market content that meets the local market requirements. The role requires someone to engage with internal and external customers, understand their content requirements and then work with the key stakeholders and delivery groups to see that content is added to the products. You will need to be a great communicator, have knowledge of the regional OTC market, well organized and with a proven ability to meet challenging targets.
The job holder has responsibility for:
  • Building and managing relationships with suppliers of the contributed data across South Africa and Southern Africa countries,
  • Bringing new contributed data into the company in line with defined business targets.
Key accountabilities include:
  • Develop strong working relationships with existing contributors
  • Proactively manage existing contributed data sets to ensure that the data is maintained to a high quality;
  • Resolve problems associated with contributions
  • Look for opportunities to expand the current data offering with the addition of new markets and instruments
  • Work with the Business, Sales and Account teams to find new contacts and build relationships with new suppliers that have been identified as important new targets by the Business Division
  • Conduct negotiations with new suppliers for new content sets
  • Initiate the creation of new content and liaise with the relevant groups to see that content added to our products
  • Maximise the value of regional content and provide input into product discussions around Navigation, Content display, Models and Calculators.
  • Provide regional expertise on OTC Market Content, use initiative and proactively seek solutions.
Qualifications and Requirements:
  • B com economics - advantageous.
  • Experience working at one of the Big 4 banks.
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Michelle Muir
Senior Associate
CA Global Africa Recruitment 
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