Senior Consultant, Capital Markets Technology - London

London, United Kingdom
01 Jul 2019
03 Jul 2019
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Our Financial Services Organisation is a unique, industry-focused practice, and Capital Markets is a key sector within this area. With strong functional capabilities, and a varied range of knowledge, our clients look to us for consulting services they can rely on every time.

As a Senior Consultant in Technology, you'll be at the heart of that goal in one of our most innovative teams. Alongside some of the best talent around, you will personally visit high-profile clients on site to understand their unique needs and build your reputation as a trusted business advisor. Do you have what it takes to develop into a market leading expert in this fast evolving and exciting area?

The opportunity #LI-P

This role offers the opportunity to design, recommend and implement technology aligned performance improvement solutions for the full spectrum of products and functions within the Capital Markets industry across a diverse range client assignments including:
  • Analysing the impact of changes driven by global regulatory reform (MiFID II, FRTB, EMIR, BCBS 239 and structural reform), defining and implementing suitable solutions
  • Front to back business process transformation including cost reduction, robotic process automation
  • Leading technology change programmes
  • Target Business and Operating Model design and implementation
  • Assessment and enhancement of controls and operational risk framework
  • Large scale project and programme management
Your key responsibilities
  • As a core member of the team you will be:
  • Delivering on a diverse range client assignments, usually as part of an on-site project team
  • Assisting in developing thought leadership and building EY solutions and methods
  • Developing strong relationships with our clients
  • Identifying opportunities for new business and supporting bid teams with proposals
  • Supporting EY practice and people development through activities such as graduate recruitment
Skills and attributes for success
  • A high level of drive and commitment to delivering high quality work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Being a supportive team player who actively develops relationships and is eager to share knowledge with EY colleagues and our clients
  • A structured approach to problem solving
  • The ability to learn new subject matter rapidly and a desire to develop a deep understanding the trends and challenges shaping Capital Markets and Technology
  • Flexibility in approach, willingness to adapt quickly and initiative when working in unstructured environments with limited supervision

To qualify for the role you must have
  • Successful track record in the capital markets industry ideally gained through a top tier consultancy, a specialist financial services consultancy, or within an internal change function of a top tier bank
  • Good appreciation of current market trends in Technology and Capital Markets
  • Good understanding of one or more Capital Markets product areas
  • Good understanding of end to end process flows and functional areas of capital markets participants
  • Experience delivering at various stages of the project lifecycle, knowledge of Project Management, Business Analysis and/or SDLC
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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