The Investment Performance TeamWithin Ortec Finance, the Investment Performance team focusses on the implementation and support of our performance evaluation software (PEARL). This high-quality, self-developed product enables investment organizations across the globe, such as pension funds and asset managers, to carry out their own return and risk analysis. With our growing global client base, we are looking to hire a highly motivated and enthusiastic Implementation Specialist with excellent interpersonal skills, a strong work ethic and a solution-motivated approach with a proven track record of consistently achieving results. Ortec Finance is headquartered in The Netherlands. This position can be fulfilled from our Amsterdam, Rotterdam or London office – and you will be part of our Global Implementations Team.
What will you do as an Implementation Specialist?As our client base is growing rapidly, we are looking for an Implementation Specialist that can guide our clients during the implementation project of our performance measurement and attribution system PEARL. As an implementation specialist, you will take a leading role within implementation projects. Together with the project manager, you are responsible for a successful implementation. Together with the client, you will determine the functional scope of the project and translate this into implementation milestones. You will guide colleagues and the client in the tasks and activities needed to reach the milestones. As a project leader, we also expect you to coach and mentor your fellow junior team members and contribute to their development towards a more senior position.
Who are you?
You have at least 5 years of experience working in a financial services organization or software vendor in the analytical space (performance measurement, attribution & risk). You hold a master’s degree, preferably in an exact science. You are a strong communicator and interact easily with colleagues and clients. You possess the drive, skills and creativity needed to analyze requirements to their core, and to translate them into concrete configuration or development proposals.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
- Strong analytical skills: ability to get to the core of requirements and to place them into the right context within the total solution;
- Ability to understand use cases and working processes of our clients – large financial institutions;
- Affinity with or experience in software implementation projects;
- CFA or CIPM designation is considered an advantage.
What can you expect from Ortec Finance?
Ortec Finance is the leading provider of technology and solutions for risk and return management. It is our purpose to enable people to manage the complexity of investment decisions. We do this through delivering leading technologies and solutions for investment decision-making to financial institutions around the world. Our strength lies in an effective combination of advanced models, innovative technology and in-depth market knowledge. More at www.ortecfinance.com.
Working at Ortec Finance means working in a continuously innovating world where science, academics and mathematics dominate, since models are key in helping Ortec Finance’ clients with complex financial decisions. Because that is what we love: giving our clients the best advice possible. Where the daily job is very in-depth, based on evidence and relevant for society. It means a job that matters. Where the learning curve is steep; we learn something new every single day. And we need to, because continuously innovation is key. Especially in a fin tech world. We do not necessarily follow all conventions. Because yes, we are a bit rebellious too.
Terms of employmentWe offer you a challenging and rewarding role in a fast growing company, while being part of an inspirational global business. A great working environment and opportunities for personal and professional career development. An active employee association that organizes various activities throughout the year and you will be part of an industry-leading global team, renowned for excellence! A competitive remuneration package will be offered.
More information or to apply?For more information regarding this position please contact Bas Leerink at +31 10 700 5000. To apply, please use the application button to send us your CV and cover letter.
We hope to meet you soon!
- Experienced Professional
- Rotterdam, Amsterdam or London