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S&P Global Ratings, a division of S&P Global, is the world's foremost provider of credit ratings. With offices in 23 countries, S&P is an important part of the world's financial infrastructure and has played a leading role for over 150 years in providing investors with information and independent benchmarks for their investment and financial decisions.

 

S&P Global Ratings is seeking a Data Associate, Data Specialist to be responsible for carrying out data usage and security policies as determined through enterprise data governance initiatives, acting as a liaison between the IT and the business side of the Financial Data Domain (including but not limited to Structured Finance and Fundamental data). This position with data intensive work activity and requires someone who genuinely enjoys working with data and excellent attention to details. We are looking for someone who takes pride in ensuring that data is correct and consistent.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining consistency, uniformity and accuracy of all systems within Financial data domain.

  • Identify and manage the escalation and resolution of data quality issues in a cost-effective and timely fashion.

  • Ensure that all data management standards reflect existing data governance policy

  • Participate in formal project teams and activities concerning Financial Data

  • Coordinate flow of information between all departments for responsible financial data elements.

  • Determine and track the root cause(s) for all change requests

  • Assist in the identification, definition and population of the correct and required data

  • Work independently on regular duties under general and/or remote supervision, referring questionable cases to supervisor or others.

  • Ensure appropriate stakeholders are involved in all new initiatives to obtain needed information, maintaining the highest level of data quality throughout the organization

  • Interpersonal effectiveness and communication skills required to work with a diverse, globally dispersed organization, often facilitating contentious or difficult dialogue with mutually successful outcomes.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, or Computer Science

  • 5+  years of work experience; 2 to 3 years data management or data governance

  • A working knowledge of Fundamental data is highly desirable

  • Experience in database tools like Toad, SQL Developer, etc. a plus

  • Intermediate skill in database knowledge (SQL queries)

  • Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills with ability to learn and adapt to new technology.

  • Advanced multi-tasking and time management skills

  • Solid Microsoft Excel skills

  • Experience with data profiling as it relates to system usability, quality, and current usage

  • Responsive, able to work under pressure in crisis with a strong sense of urgency

 


About S&P Global Ratings

S&P Global Ratings is the world’s leading provider of independent credit ratings. Our ratings are essential to driving growth, providing transparency and helping educate market participants so they can make decisions with confidence. We have more than 1 million credit ratings outstanding on government, corporate, financial sector and structured finance entities and securities. We offer an independent view of the market built on a unique combination of broad perspective and local insight. We provide our opinions and research about relative credit risk; market participants gain independent information to help support the growth of transparent, liquid debt markets worldwide.

 

S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence.For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/ratings


S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person’s ability to perform his or her job.
Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment. If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

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Job ID :
223950
Posted On :
12-27-2016
Location :
Centennial, CO US
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