• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2019-01-19

Global Markets & Securities Services - Business Supervision - SVP

Global Markets & Securities Services - Business Supervision - SVP

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Risk Management
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 18023312


About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi's Mission and Value Proposition explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Function Background/Context:

To ensure a strong & consistent global control environment, the Markets & Securities Services business is enhancing the Business Control and Supervision (BCS) function. This global role supports the development and maintenance of the front office supervision framework. The successful candidate will work with Business Management, Sales and Trading, Compliance and Technology to evolve the global supervision platform, coordinate key projects, and monitor the performance of supervisory activities within the business (first line of defense). The position will have high visibility and be located in the New York City headquarters.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Work with supervisors, CAOs and control functions to further develop a best in class supervision tool and oversight;
  • Manage the development pipeline, prioritize enhancement and coordinate releases;
  • Assess, design and implement front office supervision controls and alerts across products;
  • Coordinate change management, including roll-out plans, communication and training as needed;
  • Monitor performance of controls to ensure sustainability of the framework;
  • Ensure consistency and completeness across businesses and regions;
  • Maintain the control catalog and associated procedures;
  • Define strategic enhancements, such as detecting trends / patterns, to identify potential conduct risks;
  • Coordinate with Business and IT partners to develop tools for real time monitoring leveraging data science;
  • Build dashboards and scorecards to assess the effectiveness of the control framework, and identify key risk areas;
  • Build strong internal relationships with Front Office businesses to strengthen control awareness.


  • Strong interpersonal skills for interfacing with all levels of management;
  • Experience designing controls writing business requirements and delivering change; 
  • Knowledgeable of sales & trading lifecycles and process flows; 
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to deliver change; 
  • Highly organized and efficient at prioritizing tasks; 
  • Undergraduate degree required.