Senior Business Analyst - Trading Book - Tier 1 Bank

Alexander Ash Consulting
10 Aug 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Senior Business Analyst - Trading Book - Tier 1 Bank

My client, a Tier 1 Investment Bank, is looking for a Senior Business Analyst to join on a permanent basis. You will join a global programme looking to optimise the banks trading book.

Key Accountabilities

  • Assist in all relevant stages of the Project's lifecycle including analysis, design, test & deployment/go-live
  • Definition of comprehensive documentation including business requirements, process flow diagrams, testing plans and scenarios, input into business and technology procedures; to be executed against quarterly and monthly release cycles
  • Definition & regular communication of progress against individual task plans that roll-up into project plans
  • Establish effective working relationships with key stakeholders and sponsors within global business units and delivery teams, particularly across Front Office trading areas and Change the Bank / Run the Bank technology teams and application leads
  • Identify and act on opportunities to deliver efficiencies, reduce timescales and improve flows between business areas

Person Specification

  • Extensive experience of working in a 'change' environment
  • Excellent understanding and demonstration of the use of project disciplines
  • Strong communication and influencing skills, written and verbal
  • Awareness of the Investment Banking organisational structure and technology systems preferred