View Full Version : Job vacancy with MetLife in Boston, MA - VBA for Excel and Access

12-10-2007, 09:40 AM
If interested please email me at paulwolf AT spherion DOT com (paulwolf@spherion.com)

Major Duties and Functions Include:
? Primary responsibility is coding/debugging and maintaining several major Excel applications, coordinating and leading a small team to prepare monthly performance reports and annually prospectus financial statements including fund lineups and fund expenses.
? Project supervision including providing business/technology solutions for enhancement of efficiency of workflow/processes and maintenance of quality control.
? Coding, debugging and QA, development, maintenance and enhancements of the Excel Performance Report application ( with >70 pages of code) and other major Excel applications for annual prospectus.
? Coordinate and manage the monthly performance reporting process for over 170+ products and 500+ funds.
? Work/Communicate with IT and Legal department for various issues.
? Oversee the maintenance and enhancements of our newly designed Excel Prospectus Builder application.
? Developing / enhancing technical skills/ abilities of analysts.
? Key driver of customer service initiatives.
? Quality and timely data and analysis.
? Proactive in establishing and delivery of top-notch customer service.
? Enhance/ improve overall efficiency of processes and organization of workflow.
? Function as departmental technology expert resource to solve complex current problems and preempt future problems by directing technology strategy.
What You Need to Succeed:
? Must have expertise in VBA for Excel and Access, SQL. Computer Science background is a plus.
? Strong knowledge in database structures and relational database required.
? Business Objects/Microstrategies knowledge desirable.
? Several years of IT experience including at least 3+ years in leadership roles.
? 6-8 years of business experience preferred.
? Self-directed individual with ability to multi-task and work under deadline pressure
? Knowledge of annuities, insurance products and/or funds and financial reporting preferred.
? Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
? Top notch multi-tasking skills and ability to work under pressure.
? Strong dedication to customer service.
? Proactive in building partnerships and business relationships.
? Quick learner with strong organizational and analytical skills.
? High degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
? Highly motivated and team player.
? Bachelors degree or equivalent experience.