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5/17/2019
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Risk Analytics & Performance Reporting Analyst - DEL
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BlackRock, Inc. | Wilmington, DE
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About BlackRock

BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of March 31, 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.52 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.

Job Description:

Risk Analytics & Performance Reporting Analyst

Wilmington, DE - 100 Bellevue Parkway

Is your passion providing excellent service to clients while building and crafting detailed risk reporting and analytics? Want to use your diverse FinTech background to make an impact on the clients we service in a culture that flourishes on quality, innovation, collaboration and accountability? Look no further. BlackRock is seeking a Risk Analytics & Performance Reporting Analyst to become part of our team in Business Operations. We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and will embrace your rare skills, eagerness, and passion while giving you the ability to grow professionally and as an individual.

We know you want to feel valued every single day, and be recognized for your contribution. At BlackRock we strive to empower our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success. With over USD $6 trillion of assets we have an extraordinary responsibility: our technology and services empower millions of investors to save for retirement, pay for college, buy a home and improve their financial well-being. Come join our team and experience what it feels like to be part of an organization that makes a difference.

As a Risk Analytics & Performance Reporting Analyst, you are join our Green Package Analytics & Support team (GPAS). Our GPAS team is responsible for timely and accurate delivery of client Risk and Performance Analytics Reporting through the release of our Green Package product. The Green Package is a comprehensive suite of reports (underlying data) and tools which allow portfolio management teams to handle market risk and make sound investment decisions. GPAS is a dynamic and demanding environment with team members who all share an interest in technology and finance. Your aptitude for learning and real passion for FinTech will make you stand out. You will gain exposure by working directly with our partners such as Portfolio Management Group, Risk & Quantitative Analysis, Client Reporting Teams and BlackRock Solutions Aladdin Clients and develop knowledge on the constantly evolving Aladdin investment technology, improving on your finance knowledge and technical skills simultaneously. Lastly, you will participate in projects that will push you to creatively box in order to tackle numerous complex issues. Key responsibilities include:

* Having a deep understanding of Fixed Income, Equity, Derivatives and Alternatives products and how they are modeled and traded in our Aladdin system.
* Using your technical skills to ensure the accuracy of large analytical data sets, automating processes with scripts and macros and deftly querying information from a vast database.
* Exhibiting attention to detail when quality checking Green Package analytics and being accountable for the timely delivery of reports to our clients in accordance with Service Level Agreements.
* Engaging in meetings with end-users of the Green Package product from all levels within the company from Portfolio and Risk Managers to Operations teams as well as our external Clients.
* Supporting client requests related to the Green Package analytics.
* Being a 'Student of the Markets' by following the global markets daily to understand how macro-economic factors can affect the Green Package analytics and portfolios management's risk and investment decisions.
* Project work that includes engaging with other internal teams to think creatively and deliver innovative solutions to our complex client demands.
* Showing a desire to work in a constantly evolving, changing and challenging environment.

To ensure success, you will possess following qualifications:

* Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills and an ability to identify problems, design and articulate solutions and implement change.
* Knowledge of financial products in Fixed Income, Equities and Derivatives, and familiarity with Risk analytics such as Durations, Spread, Beta and VaR would be an advantage.
* Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and the capability to develop good working relationships with partners.
* Detail orientated, possess initiative and work well in a high demand environment.
* Degree in Finance, Engineering or Technology would be preferred.
* Technical skills (SQL, UNIX, Python and PERL) are preferred but required
* May be asked to work remotely (home office) on Sundays for a minimum of 2 hours.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration, including minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

About BlackRock, Inc.

BlackRock, Inc. (BlackRock) operates as an investment management firm in the United States. As of December 31, 2008, the Company had $1.307 trillion of assets under management (AUM). BlackRock provides diversified investment management services to institutional clients and to individual investors through various investment vehicles. Its investment management services primarily consist of the active management of fixed income, cash management and equity client accounts; the management of a number of open-end and closed-end mutual fund families, and other non-United States equivalent retail products serving the institutional and retail markets, and the management of alternative funds developed to serve various customer needs. In addition, BlackRock provides market risk management, financial markets advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of clients. (Source: 10-K)