EMEA Controls Analyst

London, United Kingdom
30 Jun 2022
14 Jul 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
As a Barclays EMEA Controls Analyst you will be part of the Trade and Transaction Reporting Operations Team responsible for supporting the control functions and focusing on EMEA regulations. You will be liaising within Trade and Transaction Reporting Operations, Compliance, Technology, Global Markets Operations Teams and the business. You will be analysing large data sets to understand root causes and working with colleagues to risk assess the issues and providing requirements.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity - helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

This opportunity is open to flexible working arrangements. Such as working from home, flexible or
compressed hours, and part-time options. If you have a need for flexibility, please apply and discuss this with us during the hiring process.

What will you be doing?
• Entering input into design and building ongoing control framework to confirm completeness, accuracy and timeliness of reporting
• Assessing risk of issues and exceptions identified through daily controls. Raising and escalating necessary defects through our defect management tool
• Ensuring Barclays adhere to reporting requirements and regulatory changes through exception management and queue monitoring
• Supporting colleagues to develop a good understanding of the core EMEA regulations such that they can help address queries
• Generating and submitting reports for non-straight-through Processing trade to meet daily/weekly/monthly reporting deadlines across various obligations
• Responding to internal and external queries in a timely manner and aiding swift resolution
• Analysing trade report data in positions files from the Global Trade Review to respond to client assurance queries if required
• Creating and distributing management information to meet relevant Risk and Control report requirements

What we're looking for:
• Good grasp of EMEA regulations, aptitude and desire to learn EMEA regulations, including understanding of Exchange Traded and Over-the-Counter Derivatives
• Understanding of the various Trade Lifecycles including clearing, compressions
• Excellent understanding of front to back system architecture and end-to-end processes and controls
• Excellent analytical skills, exposure to data mining and articulating the problem statement

Skills that will help you in the role:
• Experience of data analytical / data mining tools
• Excellent knowledge of MS Office applications, including and not limited to Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
• Ability to network and build rapport and credibility quickly with a variety of key stakeholders
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to clearly articulate complicated issues to senior management and other impacted areas

Where will you be working?
5 North Colonnade is home to our investment bank and is in the heart of Canary Wharf, just a short walk from our headquarters at Churchill Place. It boasts an array of onsite amenities such as dry cleaner as well as a deli and buffet style staff restaurant. The building is easily accessible by tube, docklands light railway and all major bus links. The atmosphere is second to none with a real buzz being created around the offices within.

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