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Careers at iFAST
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iFAST Financial - Job Openings
Assistant Manager - Research

  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis with a business perspective attached to research and prepare analytical and concise written reports

  • Use strong written communication skills to synthesize research into logical and well-designed outputs

  • Work with the marketing team to create research content on our web portals including web casts, interviews and web articles

  • Combine knowledge of various data/information sources and strategic frameworks to collect information relevant to answer stakeholder requests and analyze client portfolios

  • Monitor regulatory developments, financial market happenings and important developments in the fund industry, markets and the broader economy

  • Regularly interact and network with external stakeholders to keep abreast with industry happenings

  • Liaison with market data aggregators and research report providers

  • Steer new funds set-up process and ensure proper due diligence before the funds set-up

  • All other duties and matters ancillary to the above that management may assign from time to time

  • Degree in Business, Finance, Commerce or Engineering

  • 4 - 5 years of work experience in industry/country/business/market/equity/mutual fund research with in-depth knowledge of global marketplace, key trends, economic and geo-political developments, global supply chain, and key business and financial risks

  • A professional certification (CFA/CFP/LIFA or equivalent) is desirable

  • Proficiency in using Excel / Modeling techniques / Bloomberg /Reuters / Morning Star / CRISIL data bases

  • Experience in quantitative and qualitative research of Equity and MFs

  • Knowledge on Primary / Secondary, Equity and Fixed Income Markets

  • Proficient in written English and writing and presentation skills

  • Excellent analytical, communication and interpersonal skill

  • Possess strong leadership and project management skills

  • Client-oriented, pleasant, meticulous and obliging disposition

  • Able to prioritize tasks and manage multiple tasks at single instance within compressed times

UI / UX Designer

  • Gathering user requirements, designing graphics elements and building navigation components

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and developers

  • Work closely with development teams to ensure that design specifications are implemented

  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps

  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets

  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like

  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders

  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems

  • Solid portfolio of visual and interaction design work

  • Passion about the space: You love the world of design and are always keeping on top of the most recent design and usability improvements

  • Can-do attitude: Will go the extra mile to launch the best possible design

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, Axure or other prototyping tools

  • Conversant in both English and Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking associates

  • Degree in Interaction Design, Web Design, Graphic Design, Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent experience

Business Development Manager - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai & Bangalore

  • Handling the B2B (business to business) initiative of the company that focuses on developing tie-ups and managing relationships with financial advisors engaged in the business of selling mutual funds and / or insurance / other financial products

  • Exploring opportunities for expanding universe of such existing advisors by introducing Mutual funds/ Life Insurance to other kinds of financial intermediaries (Postal agents, Stock brokers, Tax consultants, etc)

  • Conducting training programs for the financial advisors and being actively involved in their development process

  • Developing business plans and guiding the advisors in execution of the same

  • Business Generation and Opportunity Identification

  • Key Account Acquisition, Management and Relationship Building

  • Planning, forecasting and reviewing of market trends

  • Customer Relationship Management

  • MBA with relevant experience

  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of prior work experience

  • Passionate, driven and result oriented and willing to take ownership

  • Aptitude to constantly learn and update oneself with latest developments in the field of investments

  • Ability for concept selling

  • Effective Communication Skills

Software Developer

  • Assist in project scoping and interact with users to gather requirements

  • Produce well-planned, well-structured, high-quality codes that have been independently unit tested

  • Design, develop, implement and maintain multi-tier web based applications using Java, J2EE, Struts, MVC, Weblogic, XML, Spring, Hibernate, and Oracle, to support business requirements

  • Participate and contribute actively in the complete software development lifecycle, including performance analysis, design, development, and testing

  • Ensure well designed, testable, efficient codes by performing unit testing with test cases and through rigorous integration testing of the entire application

  • Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications

  • Support users by developing design documentation and assistance tools

  • Interact regularly with internal and external teams to address technical issues and provide appropriate solutions through debugging, research, and investigation

  • Develop configuration tools for internal teams to further automate programming tasks that are repetitive

  • Engage in and lead application performance tuning

  • Graduate/Post Graduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

  • Proven working experience in Java development, application of standard software development principles and designing and developing applications using Java EE platforms

  • Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web frameworks using MVC

  • Object oriented analysis and design using common design patterns

  • Able to respond to technical queries / requests from team members and customers

  • Profound insight of Java and JEE internals (Classloading, Memory Management, Transaction management etc.)

  • Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies (Oracle, Hibernate)

  • Experience in the Spring Framework

  • Experience with test-driven development

Operations Executive

  • Complete all transactions assigned, which includes account opening, transaction processing, commission processing and reconciliation of transaction/account opening and other daily operations processes

  • Be quality focused and work efficiently to reduce cost by adopting various automation processes

  • Preparing various types of MIS on a periodic basis

  • Ensuring smooth operations within the company

  • Liaising with Fund Houses and Registrars and Transfer Agents with regards to orders and other operational matters

  • Assisting in implementing procedures

  • Proposing new enhancement and products of existing system

  • Ensuring timely and accurate reconciliation actions are performed

  • Skilled in MS Excel, Outlook and Word

  • Understanding of commission calculation and above average skills in reconciliation and settlement activity

  • Graduate Degree in Commerce

  • Passionate, driven and result oriented

  • Minimum 1 to 3 years of prior work experience in mutual fund operations preferred

  • Proficient in written English and communication skills

  • Good analytical and interpersonal skills

Applicants are invited to email us a comprehensive resume with qualifications, skills and working experience, and expected salary to The Human Resource Manager at recruitin@ifastfinancial.com

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified. Applicants who have written to us earlier need not re-apply.

Note: Job responsibilities/requirements are representative and are not intended to be a detailed list. Other tasks/abilities may be required of the incumbent, relative to the specific assignment.

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