REGULATORY BUSINESS ANALYST

  • Competitive
  • Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs International
  • 13 Sep 16

We’re looking for a Regulatory Business Analyst who wants to apply their financial market knowledge and further develop their understanding of a growing sector of the financial markets at the heart of regulatory reform. With the continued high rate of change in the regulatory reporting space, Regulatory Operations professionals have the platform to significantly impact their environment and the wider business.

OUR IMPACT 

OPERATIONS 
Our team of critical thinkers partners with groups in all areas of the firm to perform financial analytics and reporting and data analytics and engineering. Our division also provides critical operations design and handles capital markets operations to ensure business flows smoothly across our global offices. From day one, team members play a vital role in upholding the three Operations principles of client focus, process innovation, and risk management. 

REGULATORY OPERATIONS 
We are a globally located team that exists to ensure that the firm fulfills a wide range of non-financial reporting obligations.  The London team is responsible for reporting to external stakeholders in the EMEA region, including the reporting and monitoring of trade, transaction and position information across a wide range of traded financial products and business lines.  The characteristics of the team have to marry the firm’s culture of teamwork and diligence with the nature of regulatory obligations: ever changing, with a need for precision and fast turnaround. 

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL 

• The Regulatory Business Analyst will manage and deliver strategic projects to improve and broaden the regulatory reporting infrastructure 
• Perform analysis on the firm’s regulatory obligations to define the relevant reporting requirements and document into formal requirements for Technology 
• Own and develop testing and delivery plans, working closely with the production teams 
• Actively participate in the development of the strategic control framework for Regulatory Operations 
• Ensure effective partnership with the production teams to ensure effective handover of new processes and controls into the live environment 
• Drive forward solutions to remediate production issues 
• Participate in strategic initiatives across the global Regulatory Operations department 
• Develop solid working relationships with many other areas of the firm including the Front and Middle Offices, Technology, Legal, Compliance, as well as interaction with external parties and regulators to support various reporting functions 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS 

• Experience in an Operations Control Environment 
• Strong analytical skills with an ability to understand complex workflows 
• Proven ability to organise and prioritise own workload and drive results 
• Flexible, proactive and self-starting individual with high levels of ownership 
• Strong interpersonal skills together with the ability to influence others and make decisions 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 

• Experience with regulatory reporting 
• Working knowledge of trade lifecycle 
• Working knowledge of tradable financial products, e.g. equities, fixed income, exchange traded derivatives, OTC derivatives