FactSet is a financial data and software company headquartered in Norwalk, CT with offices in 35 locations worldwide. As a global provider of financial information and analytics, FactSet helps the world’s best investment professionals outperform. More than 62,000 users stay ahead of global market trends, access extensive company and industry intelligence, and monitor performance with FactSet’s desktop analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. As of February 29, 2016, annual subscription value reached $1.139 billion and headcount passed 8,000.
FactSet was ranked #89 on FORTUNE’s “100 Best Places to Work” list in 2016 and has consistently been recognized as a great workplace by leading publications.
The Product, Content and Techology department is responsible for designing and implementing new products and enhancing existing ones at FactSet. Within Product, Content and Technology, the Content group adds to and enhances data content on FactSet’s product suite, an important piece of FactSet’s business model. The Content development team works closely with the database engineers, application developers, salespeople, consultants, and the knowledge management, marketing, and training groups to ensure that the database meets client’s requirements.
The Associate Content Manager position is suited for someone who has experience working with financial data, is technically inclined, can work independently and has the ability to interface with other teams.
Specifically the Corporate Actions Associate Content Manager is primarily responsible for development of equity corporate actions. The ACM is expected to work with Engineering, Vendors, QA and other Development teams to facilitate seamless integration of this content across FactSet databases. He/she with the assistance of a senior developer guides the development process.
The ACM is expected to create, implement and monitor quality procedures as well as other processes to ensure timely availability as well as accuracy of the content during development phase and provide general support for the product. Additionally, the ACM is responsible for assisting FactSet Consulting with providing timely client support for inquiries related to the content.
Job Requirements :
- University degree
- Technically inclined with strong analytical & problem solving skills
- Ability to work independently
- Attention to detail
- Interest in learning new technologies
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Quick learner; ability to apply skills and past experiences in new situations
- Minimum of three year experience working with financial content
- Knowledge of basic SQL is a plus
Career Path: Research Specialist àContent Specialist à Associate Content Manager àContent Manager
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