Assistant Director-Product Consultant - New York - 17847BR

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 $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.

Department

Bureau van Dijk is a Moody's Analytics company.

We capture and treat private company information for better decision making and increased efficiency. Our flagship product Orbis delivers information on over 310 million private companies – it’s the world’s most powerful comparable data resource on private companies. We show what companies do, how they’re performing, the people that run them, and who owns them.
Our solutions are used by companies, governments and the public sector, academics, financial institutions and professional service firms across the globe. They use them for many different types of projects, all with a common theme - efficiency. Our markets include: credit risk, compliance and financial crime, supplier risk, tax and transfer pricing analysis, data management and business development and strategy.

Job Description

The Role / Responsibilities:
This role is responsible for participating in pre-sales support and project implementation by providing product consultancy and software configuration assistance to clients.
  • Client-facing requirements gathering and analysis, working closely with our Project Managers and Senior team members.
  • Make sure that project documentation from presales to testing, is created and maintained using the company provided tools
  • Participate in various implementation by managing projects or providing assistance to clients for the configuration of software solutions.
  • Conduct Gap Analysis and/or gather requirements for new functionalities.
  • Assist clients with building interfaces to our data solutions.
  • Configure our software to match the clients' needs.
  • Design, manage and participate in the testing activities.
  • Provide user and technical training to clients.
  • Manage project timelines, deliveries, resources and issues/risks.
  • Liaise with Product Managers when necessary (product enhancement requests, defects, etc).

Qualifications

Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate/first-level degree (e.g. Bachelor’s degree) required, preferably in finance or banking/computer technology
  • Functional understanding of finance instruments within the banking or insurance industries.
  • Experience in application development, preferably HTML/CSS and javascript, is an advantage.
  • Strong experience in implementation projects and technical account management.
  • Basic understanding of Accounting concepts, Credit Decisioning processes, and/or Financial Instruments considered beneficial. Knowledge of corporate ownership is also beneficial.
  • Requires some amount of travel to client sites (25%).
  • Fluency in Spanish or Portuguese as second language is an advantage.
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