Business Analyst - Credit Risk - (AVP + VP Level)

  • Up to 80K (AVP), up to 120K (VP) + Bonus + Benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Radley James
  • 04 Sep 17

My client, a Tier 1 Investment Bank are looking to hire a Business Analyst to work within Credit Risk. In the role of Business Analyst Specialist you’ll be responsible for guiding Business Analysts in the review and analysis of requirements from the business as well as identifying and assessing change needs. The Bank is hiring an AVP (up to 80K) and VP (up to 120K) depending on the candidates relevant experience.

You’ll support the link between the business divisions and the solution providers for all aspects of identifying, implementing and maintaining solutions. You’ll focus on engaging with key project stakeholders to elicit business requirements and manage these through the project lifecycle. You’ll also be responsible for managing the requirements gathering process and ensuring clear definition of requirements and working with the business to priorities requirements for delivery.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Eliciting and managing business requirements in partnership and collaboration with the business working in an agile and iterative manner to build out appropriate solutions
  • Ensuring the creation of supporting documentation e.g. Business Requirements Document (BRD), Functional Specification Document (FSD)
  • Liaising with Programme / Project Managers, Clients and other stakeholders as appropriate as the business / functional counterpart for solution identification
  • Working in a collaborative and agile manner to document user requirements and liaise with development teams to prioritise and deliver against these requirements
  • Managing requirements using Agile methodology
  • Being responsible for Quality Assurance of project deliverables and ensuring timely delivery against milestones for key artefacts e.g. BRD
  • Engaging with the Architecture function to align solutions and overall platform goals

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience in Business Analysis and Credit Risk Management
  • Good product knowledge in derivatives and securities financing including an understanding of main risk factors for these products
  • Good knowledge of business analysis methods and tools (agile, waterfall, Jira, Confluence, Microsoft Office)
  • Experience of agile (scrum) methodology
  • Experience in conceptualization and solution definition
  • Good grasp of credit risk process in capital markets products including client rating, limit setting & exposure management, risk mitigation & collateral management, credit sanctioning & approval, credit risk monitoring, reporting dimensions
  • Broad knowledge and awareness of (related) business solutions in the marketplace
  • Knowledge of Quality Management tools and techniques
  • Ability to identify and interpret stakeholders needs and requirements
  • Demonstrates the maturity and persuasiveness required to engage in business dialogue and support stakeholders
  • Ability to work in virtual teams and matrixed organisations

If you are interested, please send your CV to Abbie.Samson@radleyjames.com