Trading Business Architect, Business Analysis, Strategy, Operations, Data, Capital Markets

Job title : Trading Business Architect, Business Analysis, Strategy, Operations, Data, Capital Markets
Location : London, Greater London, England
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £75000 - £85000 per annum
Sector : Sell Side
Contact : Hannah Hughes-Fitzhenry
Call : 020 7280 9912
Email : email Hannah
Reference : BHJOB6067_17503
Trading Business Architect – Business Analysis, Strategy, Trading Operations, Operational Analytics, Data, Capital Markets, Financial Services - London - £75,000 - £85,000 base + bonus + benefits
A leading Financial Services firm based in the City of London is looking for a Business Architect/Analyst to join them on a permanent basis with a commercial mindset. You will support the Head of Business Architecture and Operational Analytics, joining at team of strong Business Architects/Analysts focused on Trading Operations across Equities, Derivatives and FX.
The ideal candidate is expected to be client facing and have a minimum of 8 years’ experience of working within Financial Services and have a good understanding of Capital Markets.  Responsibilities would include designing target state operating models, working with technology to produce holistic requirements and reviewing existing application and data flows to become more strategic.
This is very much a strategic role - helping this function achieve its objectives across a number of key areas several of which include redefining the operating model and process design and automating and ensuring that operational requirements are addressed by all Capital Markets platforms. With your commercial mindset you need to know what will cost what and whether it is efficient or not before proceeding. Technology understanding is also key – as you will straddle across both the business users and technology teams.
Key skills required:
  • A minimum of 5 years professional experience working within Financial Services ideally within Capital Markets/general Financial Markets
  • Multiple years experience as a Senior Business Architect with a track record of gathering business and technical requirements  
  • A solid understanding and hands on experience of redefining operating models and business process/process design
  • Commercial/strategy mindset – see what will be efficient for the business and what is not
  • Excellent communication style and strong stakeholder management experience
This is an exciting opportunity for a Business Architect to join a global ever-expanding firm and what is a highly visible and vital team within the organisation too.

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