Close Brothers Group

  • Central London / West End
Reporting to the Director of Information Technology for London Investments, this role will be:

Working directly with Private Client Fund Managers and other business users to develop and enhance front office systems/macro based applications.
Developing and maintaining IT systems internally for the Investments business, where is it not practical for these to be supplied by third parties
Developing and maintaining automated solutions to business and operational problems through cost effective application and technology
Working closely to understand the data and database schema held within the system so as to be able to lead data migrations to other systems
Working with third party vendors on Support tickets and issues and following up for a timely resolution
Working with external third party providers on data interfaces to be implemented between systems
Working with Project teams as part of the delivery team, suggesting business solutions and seeing them through to implementation.

Key Competencies:

Utilising your Oracle PL/SQL, VB/Excel VBA and Crystal Reports skills:
Write complex Oracle views, Stored procedures and packages
Develop complex Excel macros and Excel based applications based on requirements from business users
Create Crystal Reports using a third party Wealth Management system – (Pulse Software Systems)
Ensure strict security levels/controls are maintained and required audit procedures followed
Ensure internal service levels are monitored, reviewed and maintained.
Lead data migration / data cleansing projects