Business Analyst - Transfer Agency

  • Competitive
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Capco
  • 18 Apr 19

Business Analyst - Transfer Agency

Job Description:

Capco is a global technology and business consultancy, focused on the financial services sector. As the only dedicated Financial Services consultancy firm in Scotland, the opportunity for growth is large, accessible, and immediate. We are passionate about helping our clients succeed in an ever-changing industry.

We are:

  • Experts in banking and payments, capital markets and wealth and asset management
  • Deeply knowledgeable in financial services offering, including e.g. Finance, Risk and Compliance, Financial Crime, Core Banking etc.
  • Committed to growing our business and hiring the best talent to help us get there
  • Focused on maintaining our nimble, agile and entrepreneurial culture.

We're looking for highly motivated, agile person with experience in business analysis and transfer agency to join us as a management consultant.

In this role you will be an integral part of the project team, working closely with project stakeholders helping them to deliver solutions for our clients that exceed expectations. You'll possess extensive project experience on both the buy and sell sides of the Investment sector and ideally have had exposure to change control, testing and status reporting through work related to system migrations, off-shoring and the outsourcing of operational processes.

Beyond this immediate project, you'll have the opportunity to take up rewarding deployments that are often long term and where working flexibility is afforded. You'll have the chance to experience varied business and technology strategic initiatives and will work with other, equally talented people, further developing as a professional in a collaborative, caring and enjoyable environment.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Business process definition and re-engineering, including change management protocols
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to develop good working relations with all peers and managers
  • Strong time management and organisational abilities
  • Agile approach to project management
  • Fast learner and keen to take on new challenges
  • Tools; Excel, Word, Visio, Rufus, UTAS, HP ALM, Power Point, SQL, Smartstream SSR, Bloomberg
  • Work closely with both the project teams & the relevant business lines to ensure current processes are fully understood and documented
  • Meeting with stakeholders to capture detailed requirements considered necessary to deliver on objectives
  • Experienced in applying proven methodologies, standards and tools in the preparation of Business Requirement Definitions, User Acceptance Testing, system conversions and implementations.


You will work on engaging projects with some of the largest banks in the world, on projects that will transform the financial services industry.
We offer:
  • A work culture focused on innovation and creating lasting value for our clients and employees
  • Ongoing learning opportunities to help you acquire new skills or deepen existing expertise
  • A flat, non-hierarchical structure that will enable you to work with senior partners and directly with clients
  • A diverse, inclusive, meritocratic culture.