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Market Data Services & Supplier Governance Analyst


Are you an analyst with Investment Management experience and familiarity with Market Data products looking for an exciting opportunity to own commercial outcomes and make an impact as part of a major transformation? 

Join Macquarie Asset Management and support the Market Data footprint expansion as part of our recently announced AMP Capital Global Equity & Fixed Income acquisition and Waddell & Reed US acquisition. Based in Sydney and reporting to the business Market Data contracts owner, you will work closely the business stakeholders across Macquarie Asset Management offices and own the definition of the changes in Market Data services business needs supplier strategy by working with our Global Procurement Teams in assessing our service contracts and negotiating expansions or new contracts, ensuring Macquarie Asset Management adheres to license terms and maintains use governance oversight. 

In this role you will be a part of major business transformations, requiring you to collaborate with the users of data, platform owners, procurement, internal senior executives and external supplier sales and relationship managers to achieve commercial cost targets.

Your daily tasks will include:

  • Inventory Management of Market Data Services
  • Interpreting permitted use & commercial policy with the support of Service owners
  • Participating in workshops, analysing existing and future business Market Data use needs
  • Identification of opportunities to impact commercial costs & preparation of business case for services
  • Supporting the search and selection strategy and negotiation of terms in the procurement processes

You may also be called up on to:

  • Provide advice and guidance on Supplier Lifecycle activities
  • Support supplier Relationship Managers to ensure that governance activities are carried out.

You have developed analytical skills together with excellent interpersonal skills in prior roles and have experience building trusted internal and external relationships. Recent relevant market data supplier management experience is desirable for this role, but not essential for candidates with strong Investment Management experience in working with business stakeholders and external suppliers. You will have a proven risk management mindset, strong stakeholder management skills and be able to work with your colleagues to ensure that appropriate due diligence is conducted to effectively manage third party risks throughout the supplier lifecycle.

This opportunity is available either on a contract or permanent basis. If this sounds like your next challenge, please apply now.

About Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Asset Management is a large scale, global asset manager, providing clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products across infrastructure, real estate, natural resources, private credit, fixed income, equities, multi-asset and liquid alternatives. As at 31 March 2021, Macquarie Asset Management had $A562.2 billion of assets under management.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,000+ employees and offices in 32 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: MAM-959666
Work type: Fixed term, Maximum term, Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Junior, Asset Management, Data & Analytics, Operations
Group: Macquarie Asset Management
Division: Macquarie Investment Mgmt
Recruiter: Tatiana Stepanova
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