VP - GSP Risk Business Analyst - London

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Competitive salary
19 Jun 2021
21 Jun 2021
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About GSP

Global Spread Products (GSP) is 4.2 billion dollar business within Citi that is spread across North America, Europe & the Middle East, and Asia. This business trades a wide variety of products which include Corporates, Municipals, Mortgages, Short Term, Structured Transaction, Banking as well as New Issues.

About The Role

Citi is seeking a highly motivated Business Analyst for its Global Spread Products Technology (GSP) Risk & Capital team. We are looking for a talented professional with a balance of technical and business acumen to partner with the business and guide the development of innovative technology solutions for GSP front-office Risk systems. The candidate will be a core member of the technology team where they will partner closely with our Product Development team to manage the technology book of work and drive our technology strategy. Excellent opportunity to gain exposure to various Fixed Income systems and products within GSP.

  • Provide in-depth and sophisticated analysis with interpretive thinking to define problems
  • Provide in-depth and sophisticated analyses with interpretive thinking to define problems, develop innovative solutions and influence strategic functional decisions
  • Partner with Senior Business stakeholders to formulate projects, technology deliverables and roadmap planning
  • Consult with business users to determine functional requirements and recommend appropriate enhancements to current systems and workflows by analysing business processes and industry standards
  • Record and organize the technology book of work, enhancement requests and issues in JIRA
  • Transition requirements to Development and QA teams across multiple global regions and assist in identifying test scenarios
  • Identify and communicate risks and issues and propose risk mitigation options, considering business implications
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behaviour, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency

Requirements for the Role
  • Bachelor's degree/University degree in a technical or business discipline (or equivalent experience)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles of business analysis
  • Ability to create presentations for senior management and experience managing stakeholders
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint) with extensive experience using Excel for data analysis
  • Experience with all phases of Software Development Life Cycle
  • Experience with risk management and trading systems
  • Experience in writing SQL and analysing data models/data sets
  • Prior experience working on a trading floor or working with finance/product control teams

We highly encourage you to apply if you can demonstrate experience of:
  • Experience of running programs across multiple assets classes and technical teams
  • Stakeholder experience at varying levels
  • Risk and Valuation of Fixed Income securities including Credit Derivatives
  • Writing Business Requirements

Job Family Group:

Job Family:
Business Analysis / Client Services

Time Type:
Full time

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