Consultant - Market Risk, Credit Risk and Market Data (Permanent)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Synechron Inc.
  • 25 Oct 17 2017-10-25

Looking for a Permanent Capital Markets Consultant with experience in Market Risk, Credit Risk and Market Data. Excellent Business Analysis and Project Management skills mandatory

Consultant - Risk and Regulation, Capital Markets/Investment Banking (Permanent)
Synechron Business Consulting
London, UK

Synechron, one of the fastest-growing business consulting, digital & technology services providers, is a $500 million firm based in New York. Since inception in 2001, Synechron has been on a steep growth trajectory. With 8,000+ professionals operating in 18 countries across the world, it has presence across USA, Canada, UK, France, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Serbia, Hungary, Germany, Italy, UAE, Singapore, Hong Kong, Philippines, Japan, Australia and Development Centres in India.
 

We are looking for Business Consultants at Senior Consultant, Managing Consultant and Principal Consultant level to join us. We specialise in investment banking change and are looking for individuals with a focus on market risk, credit risk and market data.
 

The successful candidate should have extensive experience from working in Investment Banking industry and/or Consulting. Specifically, the role also requires knowledge of market risk, credit risk and market data, including:

  • Knowledge of market data management (i.e. data capture, matching, cleansing, bootstrapping etc.) and distribution processes
  • Understanding of Market / Credit Risk processes and data requirements
  • Knowledge of the pricing and analytics data for the key financial markets product types (equities, fixed income, derivatives etc.) and key risk market data types (rates, FX, credit spreads, curves, volatilities etc.)
  • Knowledge of time series data and key data sources (Bloomberg, Reuters etc.)
  • Knowledge of key Risk processes that consume market data (valuations, sensitivity calculation, stress testing etc.)
  • Exposure to high level design / architecture activities and deliverables (architecture frameworks, high-level process and application flows, data architecture diagrams)
  • Experience of using Visio to produce architecture, design or process documentation deliverables
  • Experience of conducting structured interviews and workshops with stakeholders to elicit requirements and priorities
  • Experience of creating action-oriented notes from senior-level meetings for a senior audience.
  • Awareness of the regulatory landscape (FRTB/BCBS)

    Duties & Responsibilities
  • Engaging with clients in the investment banking sector, to propose and deliver practical business change solutions
  • Business Analysis and Project management, including delivering on specific market risk and credit risk projects on client sites individually and as part of Synechron Business Consulting and client teams;
  • Client proposal development and support;
  • Practice development and entrepreneurship;
  • Contribution to practices and other internal initiatives;
  • Coaching and supervising (associate) consultants;
  • Contributing to vision development, white papers and thought leadership

    Personal Attributes
  • Entrepreneurial, analytical and results-orientated;
  • A passion for consulting and organizational change;
  • A team player who enjoys working with customers and sharing knowledge with co-workers;
  • Ability to handle diverse and senior stakeholder relationships;
  • Aptitude to handle various tasks and work in an organized manner under pressure and time constraints;
  • Strong oral and written communication; and Good interpersonal skills for interacting with clients and colleagues