Senior Business Analyst

Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Competitive salary
25 May 2021
23 Jun 2021
Approved employers
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Job role
Business analyst, CFO
Overview of Citi:

Citi, the world leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and a presence in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions worldwide. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Citi enables clients to achieve their strategic financial objectives by providing them with cutting-edge ideas, best-in-class products and solutions, and unparalleled access to capital and liquidity.

Team/Function Overview:

The Business Expense Transparency group is a global function with the mandate of optimizing transaction expense costs and implementing best in class expense management practices.

The team supports multiple areas across the transaction expense base, including supply management, demand management, expense reporting, analysis and control, expense systems development and data transparency.

Role / Position Overview:

The Business Analyst will join the Global Business Expense Transparency organization and will support the development and enhancement of Citi's Trade Cost Calculator and Analytics platform, which is a best in class system designed to provide insight into Citi's trading costs and activities.

Key Responsibilities:

• Steering trade analytics projects and managing milestones from inception to delivery

• Developing and enhancing new and existing trade expense data reconciliation processes

• Gathering requirements from key stakeholders and testing new metrics to improve existing reports and implement new on-boarding requests

• Partnering with and guiding technology team throughout the software delivery lifecycle (SDLC) to deliver requirements of projects

• Assisting in the production of robust analytics and reports that identify trading expenses' trends and cost drivers

• Interacting with the wider global business expense transparency teams, including efficiency, finance and operations, to understand their functions and needs, and in turn, provide analytical guidance and advancements


• relevant experience

• Exceptional analytical skills, with proven attention to detail and problem solving skills; and experience of data analysis

• Familiarity with business financials and investment product expenses, such as FX, Fixed Income, Commodities, and Equities

• Solid understanding of agile project management and the software development life cycle (SDLC); minimum 1 year experience running similar type projects

• Adequate knowledge of database development and administration, such as SQL

• Experience with BI tools desired, such as Qlikview / Qliksense

• Experience in ML / AI tools desired; support automation of current manual processes to accelerate and optimize invoice processing, payments, accruals and allocation using ML / AI tools

• Competent computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook

• Comfortable working in high pressure environment; ability to manage deadlines with unexpected changes in expectations or requirements

• Excellent written and verbal communication

• Enthusiastic about self-development

• Passionate, goal driven and results-oriented professional


Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience

Job Family Group:
Corporate Services

Job Family:
Supply Chain

Time Type:

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