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Senior Business Analyst - Mumbai,

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About MSCI

For more than 40 years, MSCI’s research-based indexes and analytics have helped the world’s leading investors build and manage better portfolios.  Clients rely on our offerings for deeper insights into the drivers of performance and risk in their portfolios, broad asset class coverage and innovative research. Our line of products and services includes indexes, analytical models, data, real estate benchmarks and ESG research.  MSCI serves 98 of the top 100 largest money managers, according to the most recent P&I ranking.
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Position Overview:

MSCI ESG Research has a suite of ESG research products designed to meet all the needs of institutional investors from investment decision making, to norms and business activities based screening. These consist of world-class rating and screening models and IT tools for portfolio management, which allows users to track and identify ESG, related reputational and financial risks to their portfolio.

Responsibilities:

  • Expand and improve existing product set by identifying new product or service opportunities, working with key internal and external stakeholders and driving the product planning process
  • Identify ways to improve the efficiency, coverage and quality of the existing product and research production process.
  • Coordinate changes to the production process required for new product offerings.
  • Coordinate with other functional groups - Application Development, Data Management and Research  -
  • Participates in strategic cross-functional sessions aimed at developing long term project/program mandates
  • Align cross functional resources to support the creation, launch and maintenance of key products and services
  • Establishes close associations with business sponsors, business analysts, researchers, development leads
  • Creates and maintains project plans that communicate tasks, milestone dates, statuses, and resource allocations.
  • Preparing written specifications required by software engineers and data analysts to build or enhance the product lines and ensure products offered are within established requirements
  • Monitors quality and productivity metrics to ensure continuous improvement
  • Responds to both internal and client research inquiries
  • Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities
  • Determines appropriate cost recognition, ensures timely and accurate internal reporting
  • Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
  • Minimizes our exposure and risk on projects

Desired experience and qualification:

  • Minimum of 5 years managing medium scale technology or data oriented projects across functional groups  
  • MBA in business, finance or B-Tech Computer Science, engineering, or related field, or equivalent experience. Master's degree is a plus.
  • Minimum of 5 years managing medium scale technology or data oriented projects across functional groups
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication to facilitate team and business sponsor meetings effectively
  • Appreciation for new trends in technology like Machine Learning/NLP is a plus.  
  • Proficiency with MS Excel, MS-Access and SQL

Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.

To all recruitment agencies: MSCI does not accept unsolicited CVs/Resumes. Please do not forward CVs/Resumes to any MSCI employee, location or website. MSCI is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs/Resumes.

MSCI Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is the policy of the Firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy/maternity leave), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 

 

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10771
Mumbai, India
Full Time
ESG
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