Risk and Finance Business Analyst, London, £75,000

Location
London, England
Salary
Up to £75000.00 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
24 May 2019
Ref
BBBH88230
Contact
HR Jobs
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Business Analyst, London, £75,000

The client's activities include market analysis and research, broking and trading in primary and secondary debt and equity securities, advisory services on mergers and acquisitions, and marketing and trading over‐the‐counter derivative contracts.

Department and Role Overview

The role of the Project Manager/Business Analyst will partner with Business, Internal IT and 3rd party Vendor resources to enhance existing software and/or develop new solutions to meet Business needs. The Project Manager/Business Analyst is responsible for ensuring requirements are vetted and understood by both Business and IT as well as managing the solution from concept to production roll out

Key Job Functions

∙ Working with the business stakeholders to produce analysis and design of IT business solutions

∙ Proactively identifying, specifying and documenting business requirements from key business stakeholders

∙ Independently research issues/questions from the business to facilitate a resolution, escalating where appropriate

∙ Facilitate review meetings and gain consensus with teams

∙ Drive effective & timely communication to all business partners and users to ensure that critical strategic decisions are vetted and well thought out in the SDLC

∙ Creating test plans and ensuring approval of delivered solutions

∙ Defining documentation, training and delivery for successful project handover

∙ Leading and facilitating working group discussions, training sessions & workshops

∙ 3rd Party relationship management.

Specific Experience and Qualifications

∙ Educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant discipline. Computer Science or Information Systems preferred.

∙ Proven track record of successfully delivering projects

∙ Experience in a Project Manager/Business Analyst role throughout all SDLC phases ‐ preferably within a Financial organisation ∙ Experience of front to back office trading and risk management software trading systems

∙ Demonstrated understanding and delivery of Finance and/or Risk projects relating to Financial Services

∙ Understanding of Accounting or treatment and processing of Financial products

∙ Understanding of SA‐CCR and/or Financial Regulatory projects/initiatives (preferred)

∙ Experience and understanding of a Securities banking environment

∙ Excellent analytical and problem‐solving skills

∙ Understanding of bank Operational processes and BAU expectations

∙ Ability to handle communications at all levels from across the whole business, including Front Office

∙ Experience with Vendor Management preferred

Business Analyst, London, £75,000

This role is being represented by Annapurna on behalf of the client, please send CV's through to d.wrtight@annapurnarecruitment.com