Associate Product Consultant (Nederlandstalig) - Amsterdam - 15168BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.2 billion in 2017, employs approximately 11,900 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 41 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Bureau van Dijk is now a Moody's Analytics company!

Bureau van Dijk has been unravelling private company information for the business community for over 25 years. Our flagship product Orbis captures information on over 300 million private and publicly listed companies, with comprehensive standardized financial information on over 20 million companies for easy cross-border comparisons. Our information includes what companies do, how they’re performing, the people that run them, financial data, legal entity details, corporate hierarchies and ownership structures, M&A activity, and built-in intelligence on sanctions, PEPs and adverse data.

With information on around 300 million companies we are the resource for company data. We now have 900 employees working in more than 30 offices across the globe.

As an Associate Product Consultant in the Solutions Delivery team, you will be participating in various implementation projects by providing assistance to our clients for the configuration, and implementation of our Credit and Compliance Catalysts or relevant data solutions. You should possess both functional and technical capabilities, together with client-facing skills. In general, you will be expected to assist in performing project tasks such as:-
  • Client-facing requirements gathering and analysis, working closely with our Project Managers and Senior Technical Consultants.
  • Working closely with the client and product team to design and implement new functionalities.
  • Configuring and/or customising various financial and process-related aspects of the Catalyst software.
  • Assisting our clients to build interfaces to our data-warehouse (i.e. Data Mapping).
  • Helping to install or upgrade our software and providing on and off-site technical support..
  • Providing user and technical training.
  • Utilizing our tracking systems (issues, timesheet).
  • Actively participating in enhancing our product suite and knowledge database (e.g. documentation review, feedback on products/project methodology, development of “how-to” entries, etc.).
  • Conversing with client technical resources and BvD’s subject matter experts to analyse and document issues and convey corresponding solutions.
  • While office-based, the position will at times require travel to client sites.

Qualifications

Required

  • Fluency in Dutch and English language is required.
  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in IT and/or Finance.
  • Relevant experience, preferably within a financial institution or financial software organisation related to commercial credit or compliance risk assessment.
  • Capability to participate in all phases of a software implementation project
  • Strong track record of excellent results delivered to internal or external clients.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including good presentation skills, and the ability to build strong professional relationships at all levels, with both internal and external parties.
  • Basic understanding of Accounting concepts, Credit Decisioning processes, and/or Financial Instruments considered beneficial.

Preferred

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Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.