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Business Analyst

Flow Traders / Amsterdam (NL)

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Job description

Flow Traders is looking for an ambitious Business Analyst to work in the areas of Operations, Risk and Compliance. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm in a multi-disciplinary role, with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business. We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

We have an expanding product universe, covering an extensive base of asset classes. The role requires an understanding of the trade lifecycle and the related technology processes for international financial markets.

What you will do
* Act as a Business Analyst and/or Project Manager ensuring that projects result in the required deliverables meeting deadlines and in line with the expected quality and budget restrictions
* Analyze current processes, propose and execute enhancements together with business and development teams (e.g. new products and initiatives, system implementations, process automation)
* Prepare detailed requirements and design documentation related to projects using the Atlassian suite (Confluence, JIRA)
* Manage and interact with stakeholders globally across the various departments: Operations, Risk, Compliance, Trading, Technology
* Involvement in a global initiative to review, reform and rollout post trade technology
* Gain in-depth knowledge of the trading industry across major asset classes: equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, crypto and exchange traded derivatives


* At least 5 years of work experience as a business analyst in the financial industry, preferably with a focus on post-trade processes (Operations, Risk, Compliance)
* Experience in, or willingness to learn project management methodologies
* Excellent organization skills and good analytical mindset
* Proactive, flexible and capable of handling multiple projects in parallel
* Ability to communicate and collaborate with traders, development and business operations on a daily basis
* Affinity with cutting-edge financial technology

Conditions and benefits

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. We offer a competitive salary, annual discretionary bonus and other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:
* Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend domain-related conferences
* Our own company boat
* In-house gym and sessions with our nutritionist or personal trainer
* In-house bar and Lounge with an arcade, table tennis, billiards table and game consoles
* Daily catered lunch, amazing coffee and a fully stocked kitchen and snack bar
* Weekly chair massages
* Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year, such as the Year End Party that exceeds expectations
* Global rotations between our offices worldwide
* As we are unable to invite you over to our office, we would like to give you a virtual office tour!

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