A leading Financial Services technology firm based in the City of London is looking for a Senior Strategic Business Analyst to join them on a permanent basis. You will support the Chief Operating Office of Capital Markets, reporting directly into the Head of Technology Relationship working together to understand business and quality assurance requirements.
The ideal candidate is expected to be client facing and have years of experience working within Financial Services, preferably with trading systems exposure. In addition to this, handling and supporting regulatory requirements along with experience in Data Architecture/Reference Data are key.
You will take on a strategic role in helping this function achieve its objectives across a number of key areas several of which include redefining the operating model and process design and automating and ensuring that operational requirements are addressed by all Capital Markets platforms.
Extract and capture existing Operating Models
Work with Operations personnel to design target state Operating Models
Work with users and technology to produce holistic requirements
Help review existing application and data flows with a view to designing strategic flows
Work with users on UAT to make it more effective and efficient
Provide support to Project Management
Help reimagine and innovate business processes
Bring about a commercial mindset
Key skills required:
A minimum of 8 years professional experience working within Financial Services ideally within Capital Markets/general Financial Markets
Experience as a Senior Business Analyst with a track record of gathering technical requirements
Excellent communication style and strong stakeholder management experience
A solid understanding and hands on experience of redefining operating models and business process/process design
Experience working at an enterprise operating level
Good knowledge and experience of regulatory requirements
This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst to join an exciting firm and what is a highly visible and vital team within the firm.