Business And Market Analyst



Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Market Research for Branch Core Processes

  • Provide research, including conducting background research on topics relating to investment activities in the funds industry, novel investment products, capital market development, and investor protection concerns, as requested
  • Working with the Digital Solutions Branch, identify, plan and conduct extensive market research to inform on mutual funds industry trends which impact on core Branch processes and decisions, including prospectus, application and continuous disclosure reviews
  • Work closely with the Digital Solutions branch to identify, plan, and conduct research on relevant market developments and international regulatory developments
  • Conduct analysis of investment products’ attributes and risks
  • Collaborate with the Digital Solutions branch to monitor and identify products and trends in the investment funds and structured products markets, both in Canada and globally, and prepare and design requirements on these trends
  • Proactively identify additional market data and information to collect, maintain and analyze which is conducive to the efficient and effective operation of the Investment Funds and Structured Products Branch
  • Identify problems whereby efficiencies can be achieved, research and evaluate various alternatives and proceed with the most efficient solution
  • Identify, evaluate and access potential data sources and summarize results of the analysis in a clear manner
  • Present research findings to the Branch management team, senior staff, policy project leads and/or committees (i.e. CSA) and address questions and/or defend analysis
  • Partner with staff from the Digital Solutions branch to develop a data and analytics roadmap for Branch priorities with a goal of making tasks more efficient and effective

Data Collection and Analysis

  • Collaborate with the Digital Solutions branch by drawing on knowledge of OSC systems and databases, and act as a resource for the Branch and OSC in the area of data analysis and interpretation
  • Develop, maintain and report, using Branch-wide performance measures, to better reflect how the Branch is meeting its mandate (i.e. for use in quarterly reports)
  • By partnering with the Digital Solutions branch, interpret information related to Branch operations, analyze market data, and present and report issues, findings and trends that impact on the work of the Branch
  • Given the “hub and spoke” model with the Digital Solutions branch, develop, maintain, analyze, and report on key Branch operational performance indicators
  • Work with the Digital Solutions branch to conceptualize new ways of performing tasks, and establish, measure and analyze key performance indicators to develop a risk framework for reporting issuers

Organization Ontario Securities Commission
Industry Business Development Jobs
Occupational Category Business and Market Analyst
Job Location Ontario,Canada
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Experienced Professional
Experience 5 Years
Posted at 2022-09-23 3:11 pm
Expires on 2022-11-07