Market Data Compliance Analyst


Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


See yourself being part of a large, transformational change? This could be the role for you!

Who We Are

At Iress, we believe technology should help people perform better every day. Since our beginning in 1993, people across financial services have trusted us to take their performance to the next level. From the world’s most established financial brands to new and disruptive players, we help improve every aspect of our clients’ businesses so that they can work better, every day. Iress is one of Australia’s largest technology companies and employs more than 2,000 people across Australia, United Kingdom, South Africa, Canada, New Zealand and Asia.

Role Purpose

Ensuring internal and external compliance of third party exchange and data vendor contributed data is a top priority. The goals of data compliance are:

  • Set the standards and drive changes across the Iress products to be in compliance.

  • Facilitate the growth of Iress revenue.

  • Support the business with regards to data contracts, market data cost trends, client onboarding guidance etc.

  • Minimise any monetary or reputational risk to Iress.

Your objectives and responsibilities will focus on...

  • Establish and maintain relationships with third party exchanges and data vendors.

  • Conduct and chair recurring Data Compliance meetings with regional Commercial leads in the United Kingdom, South Africa and Canada. Work with Commercial teams to achieve compliance if problems exist.

  • Provide guidance/support for contract negotiation, product review and policy clarifications.

  • Drive internal and external data usage policies across Iress product suites. Drive changes to process, products and entitlement systems to ensure compliance across Iress global operations.

  • Regular market data invoicing reviews to ensure the correct payment for products and services that Iress is using.

  • Assist Head of Data Compliance with exchange audit engagements.

  • Collaborate with the Head of Data Compliance and Commercial teams to grow revenue for Iress solutions in a compliant manner.

  • Support COO of Global Market Data with understanding cost changes and trend reporting in Market Data

To be successful in this role you will…

Have multiple years of experience with exchange/data vendor management or data compliance within financial services.

You will have experience in:

  • Data Compliance Governance.

  • Market data API contracts & onboarding.

  • Demonstrate reporting and analytical skills.

  • Be able to read and understand market data policies and assess impact.

  • A strong understanding of market data terms and common policies.

  • Managing and negotiating the best exchange/vendor contract terms.

  • Contributing towards Data Compliance management and control.

You will have strong interpersonal, collaborative and presentation skills for interacting with team members, clients and internal stakeholders. Ideally will have experience of working within global and regional teams. Creates an environment that fosters initiative in others while managing competing priorities using your critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Why work with us?

  • 8 paid days per year to extend your weekends + 25 days annual leave

  • State-of-the-art offices

  • Annual Profit Share when Iress meets its annual profit targets

  • Casual dress, flexible work policy

  • Access to learning and development programs through Udemy

  • 3 days’ leave per year for charity initiatives

  • Global 36-hour hackathon

  • Starting school leave - 8.5 days of leave to assist your kids with the transition to school

  • Life Insurance & Private Medical

  • Up to 26 weeks’ paid parental leave for primary carers (up to 4 weeks for secondary carers), and the ability to work part-time when returning to work

Employment Type


Time Type

Full time
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