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FactSet Specialist - Client Services in New York - West 33rd Street


FactSet Specialist - Client Services

What’s in it for you:

  • As a Client Services Associate you will use your communication, analytical and Excel skills to provide front line support to IHS Markit’s FactSet workstation clients
  • In the role you will manage the delivery of FactSet Excel templates, provide training to new and existing users, consult clients on all things FactSet, and troubleshoot issues
  • You will be a vital member of the team that is responsible for managing a comprehensive suite of desktop solutions
  • These solutions include financial market research, data analytics, reporting, investor relations workflow, corporate development workflow, and treasury workflow
  • As our FactSet specialist, you will work alongside our account management team to ensure clients receive excellent customer service
  • This role provides the opportunity to prepare deliverables for numerous Fortune 500 Companies and offers excellent exposure to our diverse set of clients

What you’ll work on:

  • XLS template setup, coding and customization
  • Client Services & Sales training & support for the FactSet Workstation
  • Initial and ongoing client training and support
  • Serving as Data/Financials expert
  • Assisting with client deliverables
  • Internal reporting and analytics
  • Liaising with FactSet on updates, feedback, and enhancements, and produce collateral to educate and keep internal teams and clients informed of new and ongoing enhancements/features
  • Keeping internal teams and clients informed of ongoing enhancements
  • Ad-hoc projects as needed
  • Troubleshooting with clients or IT departments and FactSet 

What we look for:

  • Bachelor’s degree Required
  • Relevant industry experience, i.e. Financial Services and/or a genuine interest in the financial markets is a plus
  • Experience related to the use of FactSet, Bloomberg, Capital IQ, Eikon or other finance-related 'terminals'/platforms is highly preferred
  • Excellent proficiency in Excel
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with strong customer service orientation
  • Ability to work across multiple teams, and to work independently yet remain a strong team player
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task is a must
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, results driven, takes initiative
  • Superior analytical & independent problem-solving skills
  • Experience creating high quality deliverables

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IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace; employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law).  In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.

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IHS Markit Business Code of Conduct
Right to Work
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EEO is the Law Supplement
Pay Transparency Statement

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  • Req ID: R12892
  • Date Posted: 02/14/2020
  • Job Category: Sales and Customer Care
  • Location: New York - West 33rd Street
  • City, State: New York
  • Country: United States of America


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