Business Management Senior Associate

  • Competitive
  • Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • IHS Markit
  • 12 nov. 18

Business Management Senior Associate

Department overview:
The Markit Enterprise Data Management (EDM) platform puts quality, audited data at the centre of customer's organisations. Its solutions build gold copy masters across all data types, delivering tangible data governance, risk management and compliance frameworks and rationalising legacy architectures. The EDM platform is the central hub for all transactions, securities, prices, rates, counterparty and issuer data. Markit EDM empowers those who understand the data to manage the data, no matter the complexity, volume or scope of the project.

Position summary
The successful candidate will work directly with the Business Manager to ensure that the department has the optimal decision-making tools, business intelligence and collateral to effectively meet the goals and objectives established, and to drive a diverse range of operational excellence projects to successful delivery.
The individual needs to be an excellent written and verbal communicator, strategic thinker, and have the ability to create successful working relationships with a number of stakeholders across all functions. The Business Management Senior Associate needs to facilitate knowledge sharing as well as demonstrate an ability to multi-task and work against tight deadlines, pivoting focus when required.

Duties & accountabilities

  • Directing business queries and issues; pro-active and quick management of internal business issues and activities with a strong emphasis on prioritizing urgent matters
  • Produce various established reports accurately and in accordance with a determined schedule
  • Track and manage ongoing operational excellence initiatives and projects
  • Work with the Business Manager identify opportunities for enhancement of existing information management reporting and processes

Business competencies
Education and experience
University Degree (2:1) or equivalent
Full grasp of the Microsoft Office suite of products
Excellent oral and written communication skills required
Strong administration and organisational skills
Commercial awareness
Business acumen is helpful
Management requirements
Time management and organisational skills

Personal competencies
Personal impact
Excellent attention to detail and a meticulous eye for identifying inconsistencies or inaccuracies.
Consistent record of building strong and effective relationships at all levels
Track record of identifying and analysing problems, identifying and evaluating options, deploying sound decision making skills.
Able to organise self, including effective prioritisation and time management skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks in parallel, completing tasks to tight deadlines;
The role would suit a confident, creative, energetic and highly driven self-starter with a strong desire to challenge and deliver.
Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations
Excellent communication skills; a confident and articulate presenter to internal audiences, exercising a diplomatic approach when required.
First class writing skills with the ability to develop and present ideas and reasoned arguments clearly and concisely to various audiences.
Strong interpersonal skills
Able to engage positively with, and contribute to, the global team.
Comfortable taking ownership for work, identifying the need for action whilst working effectively within a team.
Able to work collaboratively with others cross-company to achieve group goals and objectives.

Company overview
IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivalled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence.
IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.
Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.
It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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