• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2019-03-24

Global Spread Products - Business Analytics - AVP

Global Spread Products - Business Analytics - AVP

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Trading
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 19009271


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 to are widely available to all.

Global Spread Products is seeking an experienced Business Analytics professional. Reporting through the COO line, this person will work closely with the front office and technology on multiple fronts to help execute strategic goals. This team sits at the intersection of sales, trading, structuring, capital markets origination and technology and is responsible for implementing process improvements and realizing senior management's vision. Our team oversees a wide array of front office systems including pricing and risk, trade capture, inventory management, origination, securitization, sales dashboards, management reporting, electronic trading and database management.


Global Spread Products is the primary source of capital for corporations, governments, and non-profits, providing liquidity and innovative solutions globally across the credit, municipal, and securitized markets.

Job Responsibilities:
• Identify areas for improvement by listening to front office users and their management teams; prototype solutions and develop business requirements
• Collaborate with technology counterparts to define requirements and ensure proper governance over applications development, testing and releases
• Partner with internal organizations such as finance, risk, middle office and compliance to improve cross functional workflows, feeds and reporting
• Provide user training, solicit feedback and drive systems adoption
• Create and implement tactical changes to help users become more efficient
• Respond to ad-hoc data requests and provide reporting as needed


Required Skills and Qualifications
• Candidate is required to have a BA/BS
• 3-5 years' experience in project management, technology or business consulting. Front office experience preferred
• Proficient knowledge of data modeling and relational databases, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and Kdb+
• Proficient knowledge of programming languages, such as Visual Basic, Python, and/or R
• Basic knowledge in developing BI reporting tools and dashboards in Qlikview or Tableau
• Ability to work in a dynamic environment under tight deadlines with changing priorities
• Must be passionate about technology and innovation within the financial services industry
• Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to multitask under tight deadlines

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

• Front office experience or interest in Credit Trading (flow or structured), Securitized Markets, or other Fixed Income products
• Experience with RStudio, Perl, Hadoop, or Clojure
• Knowledge of systems engineering or database administration