Director - Traded Risk - Consultancy

Michael Page

Location: Not Specified
Salary: Paid Annual.
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All applicants must be based in the UK and confirm that they are able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Job Description

Our client is a global consulancy firm which provides provides a range of services enabling financial institutions to meet their research, risk, and analytics objectives
Traded Risk - Credentials
  • Combining functional knowledge with technical expertise to provide best-in-class analytical solutions across trading, risk & finance functions investment research
  • 15+ years of successful track record; 50+ banks are our clients
  • 350+ transformation, regulatory implementation and BAU process execution projects across trade life cycle, collateral, product control, risk management and reporting
  • 500+ highly qualified analysts with a strong understanding of front-to-back banking infrastructure
  • 80% of analysts possess experience in business transformation and regulatory implementation across risk, finance and trade life cycle
Value Proposition
  • Domain: Banking functions & processes, front-to-back infrastructure and products across asset classes
  • Technology: New age programming, on premise and cloud databases, 20+ vendor/in house trading/risk/finance platforms
  • AI/ML/NLP in fraud detection/violations and predictive analytics
  • RPA and blockchain in trade operations, portfolio reconciliation
  • Fulkrum-based solutions for big data analytics and reporting
Their Services
  • Sales and trading support
  • Finance and treasury services
  • Risk Management & Control
  • Technology & Transformation
  • Data Management
Job Description
Exciting opportunity for a Director - Traded Risk - Consultancy with a global, financial services focused research, risk & analytics consultancy. London.
Roles & responsibilities:
  • Provide domain expertise, leads transformation capabilities to their banking and capital markets clients.
  • Practice supports complex regulatory and business-critical change programmes for large commercial and investment banks
Business Growth :
  • The role would be instrumental to work with Sales team for client proposals, designing & delivery solutions across Risk or Finance transformation/change management projects
  • Be Tuned to market, thus Identifying, and developing opportunities in line with upcoming requirements of global markets and Banking industry
  • Grow footprint in the UK across Tier 1, Tier 2 and regional banks.
  • Leading our client's thought leadership agenda in relevant areas
Program management:
  • Provide expertise and capability building in the front office, risk, or finance technology and transformations area
  • Interacting with senior client stakeholders, and advising them on all aspects of their transformation and regulatory change programs
  • Responsible for overall quality of deliverables, managing and leading client projects
People Leadership
  • Lead and manage people across various project.
  • Take up ownership of hiring and staffing against project
  • Upskill internal talent to meet the market demands.
The Successful Applicant
Exciting opportunity for a Director - Traded Risk - Consultancy with a global, financial services focused research, risk & analytics consultancy. London.
Experience, Skills and Competencies
  • Strong academic grounding in finance, mathematics, or related quantitative discipline
  • Additional professional qualifications such as PMI / Prince2, FRM/PRM/CQF would be preferred
  • Recent experience of program managing large change projects / business transformation projects across front office, risk and finance functions like capital markets, sales and trading, wealth management, regulatory transformations, data quality and controls etc
  • Excellent understating of front to back front office, risk and finance processes and technology infrastructure of global markets and commercial banks and expertise in at least one-off sales and trading, finance controls and risk management areas
  • Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability of organisation planning, resource mobilisation and problem solving
  • Highly experienced in dealing with executive sponsors and senior management cross line of business priorities
  • Candidates should strong business development skills, in addition to the above, as the role will be focused on business growth as well as project execution
  • This is a leadership role, hence the successful person should have experience of building, leading and developing a successful team
What's on Offer
The package will be competitive

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