Senior Consultant, Risk and Compliance Technology, FRTB

London, United Kingdom
17 Dec 2018
20 Dec 2018
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Our Financial Services Organisation is a unique, industry-focused practice, and our Technology consulting service is an integral part of our offering. With strong functional capabilities, and a varied range of knowledge, our clients look to us for advice they can rely on every time. Join us and share a passion for helping our clients assess, design, and deploy holistic risk management solutions; transform operating models, and achieve regulatory compliance. We advise some of the largest financial services institutions, typically top tier investment banks across UK and EMEIA on large scale strategic and regulatory programmes that have significant impact on the risk management framework and architecture. Do you have what it takes to develop into a market leading expert in this fast evolving and exciting area?

The opportunity

At this time of pervasive change across banking and capital markets, the Risk & Compliance Technology practice offers dynamic project opportunities which will enable professionals like you to develop and build expertise in capital markets, risk management, large scale programme management, and consulting. Our focus areas include:

- Market Risk - Fundamental review of the trading book (FRTB)
- Conduct Risk - FO controls and governance
- Compliance - Financial crime, anti-money laundering, sanctions etc.
- Technology-enabled business transformation including business process optimisation

Your key responsibilities

As a core member of the team, together with our leading practitioners you will be shaping and executing the change agenda on a wide range of topics within capital markets and risk management. You will engage with client stakeholders from risk management, front office, and technology functions to execute various regulatory compliance, optimization, and/or business transformation initiatives.

You will contribute to designing and delivering our clients' change initiatives which will require robust analysis skills, and subject matter knowledge across risk and capital markets. Analysing the impact of changes driven by global regulatory reform (MiFID II, FRTB, EMIR, BCBS 239 and structural reform), defining and implementing suitable solutions you will be at the forefront of supporting our clients navigate some of the industry's biggest challenges.

Skills and attributes for success

Your success will depend on your drive, motivation and ability to make the most of the training and exposure we offer you, helping you to understand clients' needs, stakeholder management, solution design, business analysis, and change execution.

To qualify for the role you must have
  • Experience working within the capital markets sector gained either in consulting, investment banking or asset management
  • Experience in the key areas of the project lifecycle: project initiation/mobilisation, requirements definition, solution design and implementation, and change management
  • Demonstrable experience in writing or reviewing of business & functional requirements
  • Good understanding of business processes and how they fit into solution architecture
  • Clear understanding how front office, market risk, and technology interact
  • Ability to anticipate stakeholder needs and are able to actively manage their expectations
  • Analytical ability with problem-solving skills and strong attention to detail
Ideally, you'll also have
  • Industry recognised business, finance, IT or project management qualifications such as PMP, PRINCE 2, Agile, Lean Six Sigma, BPR, CIMA or CFA
What we look for

We are interested to hear from people with the right attitude for the job! That's naturally entrepreneurial people that feed on the energy of a thriving global team. You'll need a balance of technical and analytical skills, a creative approach to work and strong communication skills. If you've got big ideas, as well as the confidence to voice them, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:
  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you
EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

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