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Business Analyst

The Role Responsibilities

  • Perform in-depth analysis around key requirements of the project and regulatory changes (CFTC/SEC/EMIR Transaction Reporting).
  • Defining and establishing the golden source for each data attribute required for reporting.
  • Working across asset classes FX, Rates, Credit and Commodities.
  • Articulate the Scope / requirements in standard documents/process flow diagrams/use case diagrams etc to secure signoff from stakeholders.
  • Participation in industry forums / calls and interpretation of new regulations or changes to existing regulations.
  • Conduct meetings and relevant discussions to engage stakeholders in the right perspective and take the task to closure.
  • Manage relationships with key stakeholders both internal (Legal, Compliance, other tech teams, Transaction Reporting teams) and external (DTCC, Industry calls, Regulators etc).
  • Identify risks & issues and communicate them to the relevant people in a timely manner - assist with proposing & planning mitigating steps
  • Determine Strategic Solutions / Proposals - focusing on long term efficiency, risk reduction and regulatory compliance
  • Maintain a culture of risk awareness and proactive resolution.
  • Facilitates Business process improvement via the methodical investigation, analysis, review and documentation of functional business specifications
  • Co-ordinate and manage the delivery of the project across FMO, IT and relevant FO teams
  • Provide solutions as well as produce a clear-cut functional specification for development team.
  • Use appropriate tools like JIRA, WIKI etc to ensure that Functional Specifications are split and managed with development team in terms of clarity and implementation.
  • Pro-actively engage, manage & build relationships with both technology (including vendors) & business stakeholders.
  • Support the test team & business users during the testing phase by making design calls & assisting in issue analysis & resolution
  • Support the transition to the production support team.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • 8+ years of experience in a financial institution
  • Relevant work experience of handling regulatory reporting.
  • Strong knowledge of CFTC, EMIR Transaction reporting rules and regulation.

Role Specific Technical Competencies

  • Regulatory Transaction reporting (EMIR, Dodd Frank/CFTC, SEC)
  • OTC products Knowledge (Rates, Commodity, FX, Credit, Equity asset classes)
  • Experience of global regulations and regulatory environment
  • Trade lifecycle aligned to industry best practice
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced and challenging environment
  • Problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience of global regulations and regulatory environment

Company Reg No.: 201131609D, Licence No.: 11C4684