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Analyst _(On contract for 6 months) - 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.

For more information, visit us at www.msci.com.

Position overview:
The Equity Data Management (EDM) organization is responsible for providing data content and services in a SLA driven environment for MSCI tools that fuels investment decisions.  Our data serves as the core foundation for our Index, risk and analytics business.  Our services focus on working with research, analytics and other downstream teams on the production and development of our proprietary risk and factor model.  In addition, we provide support to our sales team, consultants and client relations teams with client inquiries on content

Responsibilities:

  • The ideal candidate will have a solid foundation in financial markets and concepts as well as knowledge of various financial instruments. The candidate needs to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment with emphasis on quality and accuracy.  The candidate must be a self-starter who is proactive and assertive. 
  • Daily/monthly operations involving processing & quality checking of reference, market and fundamental data for MSCI covered securities universe.
  • Researching the data issues at security level using vendor data and publicly available information
  • Research and implement corporate events treatment as per MSCI methodology
  • Collection of raw data from primary sources and validation of QC reports.
  • Update and conduct extensive quality assurance on our financial database
  • Coordinating and working with Global delivery teams to resolve the data issues
  • Contribute in enhancing existing content, systems & applications

 Desired experience and qualifications:

  • Experience in researching equity markets
  • Good analytical skills combined with ability to manage large amount of data
  • Ability to summarize, escalate present issues in a clear and understandable manner
  • Self starter, high level of motivation and commitment to hard work
  • Ability to work flexible and occasionally extended hours
  • High level of focus on work quality/attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Desire and ability to effectively work with diverse cultures on a global team
  • Graduates with high grades; B.COM/BMS/CFA/C.A./MBA
  • 6 months to 1 year experience
  • Desire and ability to effectively work with diverse cultures on a global team

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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11671
Mumbai, India
Full Time
Data Services
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