Blockchain/DLT & Digital Assets Product Manager

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 20 Apr 19

Blockchain/DLT & Digital Assets Product Manager

  • Primary Location: United Kingdom,England,London
  • Education: None
  • Job Function: Product Management
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 19015681


Description

Citi
Blockchain/DLT & Digital Assets Product Manager
Competitive Salary Offered


Citi Markets and Securities Services business is working on a number of Blockchain/ Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) and Digital Asset initiatives that span asset classes, businesses and regions. We are working with key clients, Financial Market Infrastructures (FMIs) (i.e., exchanges, clearing houses, and settlement venues), and several FinTech start-ups. These initiatives have continued to grow and are in various stages of the innovation and deployment process. We expect our engagement to continue to expand as Blockchain/DLT technology evolves impacting our businesses on multiple fronts. We are focused on working with the business teams on these initiatives and interface with clients, tech providers, industry consortia as well as internal Citi client coverage teams and core functions including operations, technology, legal, strategic investments, risk.  Citi Blockchain/DLT and Digital Assets Product Manager will drive multiple internal and external engagements. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • This role spans across Citi Markets and Securities Services with regional focus on EMEA. The product manager will drive innovation and ensure Citi continues to be leader in driving and deploying relevant solutions meeting the business objectives. 
  • Manage the diverse set of Citi initiatives in Blockchain/DLT and Digital Asset space in partnership with the appropriate business, operations, technology and legal teams
  • Work closely with clients, FMIs (e.g., Deutsche Boerse, LSEG) , Fintech start-ups, tech providers, other market counterparties  
  • Drive thought leadership in this area 
  • Define key Citi priorities and lead initiatives to support them 
  • Working with various Citi business and functional areas to build and enhance core capabilities
  • Manage internal and external communication 


Challenges:
  • Citi MSS wide and cross-functional role
  • Covers multiple asset classes and businesses
  • Rapidly evolving technology landscape 


Critical Success Factors: (Deliverables for next 12 months)
  • Driving key MSS Blockchain/DLT / Digital Assets initiatives
  • Delivering a coordinated approach to initiatives across key Citi stakeholders 


Development Value:
  • Build expertise in Blockchain/DLT/Digital Assets domain and solutions
  • Develop understanding of financial market infrastructure across businesses
  • Exposure to evolving nature of market structure 


Qualifications

  • Deep interest in Blockchain/DLT/Digital Asset domain
  • Strategy and Planning, Project Management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


Exceptional candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered for the role provided they have the necessary skills and experience.

Valuing Diversity:

Demonstrates an appreciation of a diverse workforce. Appreciates differences in style or perspective and uses differences to add value to decisions or actions and organisational success.

Citi is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Closing Date: 02 May 2019