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Job PurposeSenior Business Analyst on the APAC team to work within Liquidity and Collateral Management involving extensive business and data analysis, process analysis, ad-hoc reporting and product expertise within Equities/Fixed Income/Derivatives. This is a multi-year initiativeKey ResponsibilitiesAbility to analyze data between multiple front, middle and back office applications, documenting trends and tying the operations view to the finance books and records viewProficiency in Excel and SQL will be required for data analysis and model buildingAbility to create Power Point presentations for senior management documenting the vision and current project statusHolding requirement gathering sessions, gaining consensus and creation of meeting minutesCreation of Business and Technical requirement documentsValidation that the application meets the project specification and clients expectationsProviding detailed analysis and documentation of processes and flows where necessaryAnalysis of business processes, gaps in capabilities, as well as appropriate data sources, interfaces and process changes required to address the gapsDeveloping detailed requirements, working through solutions and managing execution and rollout of these solutions, in the context of an overall consistent global platformManage regional team of Plan analysts CompetenciesDrive and Determination Demonstrates self-motivation and drive and shows determination to achieve goalsAnalysis and Problem Solving Identifies the key issues in situations, analyses the data, recognizes the root cause of problems and generates successful solutionsProactivity and Initiative Self-starting. Seizes opportunities and acts upon them. Controls events by making suggestions and proposing actions. Completes tasks, projects and plans before being askedBuilding Relationships Maintains good relationships with colleagues and builds strong professional networks. Recognizes and understands the needs of others, aware of own personal styleInnovation and Creativity Creating new and imaginative approaches to work related issues. Questions traditional approaches and demonstrates creativity in the generation of ideas and visionCommunication Skills Expresses ideas effectively using a range of communication styles, skills and processesInfluencing and Persuasiveness Influences, convinces or impresses others in a way that results in acceptance, agreement or behavioural changeValuing Diversity Demonstrates an appreciation of a diverse workforce. Appreciates differences in style or perspective and uses differences to add value to decisions or actions and organisational success QualificationsBachelors degree in Computer Science will be a plusBachelor s degree in economics or equivalentMBA/ACCA/CA/CAIA/CFA/CIMAExceptional candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered for the role provided they have the necessary skills and experience QualificationsPerson Specification Knowledge/Experience8+ yrs of overall IT/Finance experienceStrong knowledge of database fundamentals, ability to write efficient sqlsstrong ability to analyze complex workflows and datasetsAbility to write efficient BRDs and User Guides defining the productExtensive SDLC experience, in particular experienced in agile project deliveryAbility to make persuading presentationsExpertise in extensive use of Excel for data analysisExtensive experience of business analysis in a capital markets environmentExperience with all phases of Software Development Life CycleExperience in Liquidity and Collateral management or Regulatory Reporting will be a plusAbility to work under tight deadlines and deliver in a fast-paced environment IT Skills MS Office (Word, Excel, Visio, Powerpoint, Project), SQLHighly motivated, Needs minimal hand holding, Strong Analytical and Problem solving skills, Ability to multitask and work under pressure, Strong verbal and written communication skillsThe role is expected to work closely withOther technical and analyst team members, predominantly in New York, London, and Shanghai to ensure a coherent and robust solution environment.The business users to ensure the business needs are known, understood and that the solution devised will properly meet themOther interfaced systems which are required for the overall front to back to operate correctly. To understand data sources/issues, and to integrate appropriate tactical and strategic initiatives into the technical roadmapThis is a pivotal role for the successful delivery of requirements for Citi s Liquidity and Collateral Management Function and therefore serve the Markets businesses and ICG Treasury across asset classes. The successful candidate will need to be a hands-on self-starter, capable of working directly with business users in the regions with little guidance required. The role will need work with the core technical team in NewYork and Shanghai to ensure requirements and needs of the regions are successfully incorporated in the global solutions. Be able to guide junior analysts with the vision and required directions towards the program need.

Additional Degree: BE/ B.Tech (Engineering)

Experience: 8-13


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