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20/02 Roshanee Panigrahi
HR at StateStreet

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State Street - Senior Analyst - Asset Management Product Research (7-10 yrs) Premium

Bangalore Job Code: 894538

State Street Global Advisors, one of the world's largest institutional asset managers, is the investment management arm of State Street Bank and Trust Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of State Street Corporation, a leading provider of financial services to institutional investors. The Product Research team supports the Investment Teams to drive State Street Global Advisors product strategy for gaining competitive advantage.

This role involves undertaking strategic and financial research activities emanating from various investment and solutions teams at State Street Global Advisor. The role encompasses :

- Tracking industry trends and issues

- Quantifying the gaps that exist in our products & services

- Competitive landscaping and providing market intelligence

- Tracking and analyzing regulatory updates impacting the overall business

- Mentoring a team of product research analysts

The successful candidate must be able to analyze complex data and articulate findings. The candidate will take initiative, exercise independent thinking, multi-task activities, set priorities, and meet aggressive project deadlines in a fast paced environment. The candidate must have strong facilitation, interpersonal and organizational skills and be interested in working in a professional, team-oriented environment. In this role, the candidate will have the opportunity to gain experience working with various investment teams across State Street Global Advisors

Key Responsibilities & Experience Range :

- Handle research assignments/projects for Institutional Strategies at State Street Global Advisors.

Strategies include: Active and Passive Equity, Fixed Income, Multi-Asset solutions, Cash Management, ESG, Alternatives, etc.

- Act as the internal strategic consultant keeping various investment and product teams abreast of industry issues/ trends

- Market sizing and forecasting using secondary sources and internal databases

- Analyze ambiguous data/information and present in a clear and crisp manner to business leaders

- Provide Product capability comparisons with competitors and niche players offering in the market place and identify gaps, strength, weaknesses, and differentiators

- Write thought-leadership topic ideas

- Provide support for new product concepts ranging from market opportunity analysis to help in developing business cases

- Provide strategic industry analysis and competitive intelligence

- Provide positioning and content for products and solutions

Skills & Knowledge :

Qualification & Certifications :

- 7-10 years- experience in asset management/ servicing or, in general, financial services industry, MBA/CFA preferable

- Experience leading and mentoring a team of research analysts

- Excellent research and data analysis skills, with strong attention to detail

- Excellent proficiency with MS Office tools - particularly in Excel and PowerPoint, including Charting and Visualization

- Experience with producing content for and presenting to the executive-level

- Ability to adapt to shifting priorities, meet deadlines and effectively execute in a fast-paced environment;

- Ability to work independently and collaboratively

- A proactive approach to problem-solving; Self-motivated and goal-oriented

- Excellent communication skills and written skills and meeting facilitation skills. Must have the ability to comfortably interact & communicate with all levels of the organization

- Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion.

- Any additional experience with data analytics, preferable

Primary Skills (Must Have) :

- Good knowledge of asset management/servicing industry

- Advanced level quantitative and qualitative research skills

- Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills

- Data analysis and presentation skills

- Deadline and detail-oriented

Secondary Skills (Good to Have) :

- Exposure to Data analytics, its tools and applications like Tableau

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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