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Commodities and Global Markets EMEA - Data Business Analyst


Join Operations and Control, as part of the Business Operational Risk Management (BORM) team, working to deliver an exciting and transformative program of work within the Commodities & Global Markets business.

As a Data Business Analyst you partner with business and technology teams to deliver solutions and strategic initiatives for the CGM business, using a big data platforms and tools. 

With experience in a similar role, ideally within a front-office environment, you will have an agile mindset and track record of delivering similar “front-to-back projects.”  You will thrive working in an environment with evolving priorities and requiring an innovative mindset.

This role presents a fantastic opportunity to leverage your technical skill set to deliver risk based, efficient and tightly governed solutions. As such, you will possess experience using SQL and python to work with data and draw insights from large data sets.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • development of data quality monitoring using Python and a range of other tools
  • creation and on-going maintenance of automations (Dataiku and Python)
  • supporting the delivery of Operational Risk Management and Governance projects within CGM
  • running and management of semi-automatic  BAU reporting processes prior to achieving full-automation.

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • a solid Business Analyst background gained preferably in a front or back-office environment
  • relevant studies, a degree and/or Masters in a quantitative subject
  • excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
  • strong analytical skills with the ability to define efficient solutions based on input from stakeholders and map technical needs to business outcomes
  • proficiency in SQL to query and analyse data from various sources, knowledge in data modelling methodologies would be advantageous
  • Experience in Data Engineering and/or ETL tools is useful
  • ability to articulate and document at the right level of technical specifications/data requirements for consumption by both business stakeholders and the data engineering team

About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you’ll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements 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 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 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.

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Job no: CGM-965384
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: London
Category: Mid-level, Data & Analytics
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Central
Recruiter: Arif Khan
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