Company: Barclays
Location: Glasgow




Index Licensing Analyst (Vice President) – 90246359

Primary Location:UK-Lanarkshire-Glasgow

Job Type:Permanent/Regular

Posting Range:11 Oct 2019 – Ongoing


Job Title:

Index Licensing Analyst



A VP to join the Market Data team, within Procurement. Market Data Management is responsible for all the proactive management of: Vendor Relationships, Contract Negotiations, Financial Management, Business Requirements etc relating to Market Data Services /Suppliers.

Your Role

Index Licensing is responsible for the business relationship with the users and COOs/Business Managers across all areas of the bank for all services associated with indices. Services include derivative product, data & research/redistribution licensing. Responsibilities include:

  • Contact for all index license related queries across all business areas
  • SME on index product license coverage & rights
  • Advise on the use of index data rights & use within applications and customer-facing portals
  • Own index license contract negotiations & renewals
  • Own index license supplier risk management
  • Strong knowledge of index industry, index-linked products & index industry trends

Essential Skills

  • Economic, business, finance or technology degree or equivalent
  • Investment banking or financial markets industry experience
  • Business-facing market data experience in a major financial institution
  • Understanding of index licensing and application to derivative/index-linked products

Desirable Skills

  • High proficiency in MS Office
  • Financial reporting experience
  • Preferred Qualifications – MSc or equivalent