• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2018-12-14

PFSS - Product Development: Prime Stock Loan - VP

PFSS - Product Development: Prime Stock Loan - VP

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Product Management
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 18076046


Description

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.

Position Objective:

Part of a small product development team, jointly responsible with product owner for the strategic roadmap, solution development and delivery. Responsibilities include, managing the product roadmap, partnering with support areas to plan solutions, develop product plan, assist in technology requirements gathering and oversee delivery plan. Additionally, manage strategy and planning for "change the bank" book of work for Tech/Operations areas, supporting the Prime business.

Challenges:

Projects tend to span different functions; hence the individual needs to have the ability to apply his or her own knowledge and experience to influence outcomes. The ability to reach and build strong relationships with regional stakeholders will be a critical element of success as this individual will be accountable to the product business leads for partnering and managing the strategy. 

Critical Success Factors:

• Deliver a roadmap for the future of the Stock Loan platform to plug gaps then turn us into an industry leader, validated internally and socialized with external clients where appropriate. Includes all client-facing tools and internal tooling.
• Execute plan to modernize locate, availability and stock loan trade life-cycle systems
• Manage regional nuance within global solutions.,
• Manage global stakeholder forum to contribute towards product build-out - strong partnerships and communication forums

Development Value:

Individual in this role will have exposure to strategic planning and delivery management skills. This could lead to opportunities to learn other aspects of equities trading areas including derivatives, ETF trading, etc.

Qualifications

Knowledge/Experience:
• Strong understanding of securities lending
• Strategy / Planning experience in Operations, Finance or Technology capacity in support of Capital markets business
• Experience in managing multiple projects

Skills:
• Hands on experience with Microsoft Office tools
• Data-analysis, VBA, SQL / computer science skills will be a plus

Qualifications:
• Bachelors in Computer Science, Math, Finance or Business
• Demonstrated financial services knowledge

Competencies:
• Strong Influence management skills
• Clear communication - verbal and written
• Self-driven and Motivated
• Strong Analytical aptitude