Business Consultant - HSBC Securities Services

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 16 Oct 18

Business Consultant - HSBC Securities Services

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Securities Services provides robust and reliable solutions that enhance performance and mitigate risk, today and in the future. Working with institutional investors, banks, insurance companies, governments and multinational corporations, Securities Services offers a range of fund administration, global custody, sub-custody and clearing, and corporate trust and loan agency services.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Business Consultant.

Principal responsibilities

  • To develop and maintain relationships with the key stakeholders and senior management both within HSBC Securities Services with other HSBC entities, and third party advisors.
  • To develop an indepth understanding of HSBC Securities Services business and products to be able to comprehend touch points, their impact and what HSBC Securities Services as an organisation is aiming to achieve.
  • To build insight around particular issues and strategic themes, using internal and external sources to understand the context for assignments and the required business outcomes
  • To use this knowledge to be able to delivery effective consultancy assignments.
  • To take responsibility for the delivery of business consultancy assignments as assigned by the Global Head of Consultancy and Business Architecture to timescale, budget and to the requisite standard and quality.
  • The role holder will be responsible for defining a clear statement of work for each assignment, including agreeing appropriate deliverables and managing expectations against required business outcomes.
  • The role holder is likely to be involved in the design and definition of methodology for new assignment types, and will be expected to follow preagreed frameworks.
  • To manage and coach colleagues who are responsible for supporting and facilitating delivery of consultancy assignments, including a collective of team members from across the business.
  • To support the Global Head of Consulting and Business Architecture oversee the use of external advisers and support HSBC Securities Services more broadly in the engagement of external advice.
  • To communicate the benefits of the use of Consultancy and Business Architecture services to key stakeholders.
  • The role holder will be expected to present status updates and escalate issues and risks as appropriate either via formal governance meetings, or to line management depending on the nature of the assignment.

  • A high quality degree level education
  • A professional re engineering qualification such as Agile, Scrum Working.
  • A professional project management qualification is desireable
  • Ability to plan and organise workload to meet deadlines, taking into account relative priorities & risk profile.
  • Ability to analyse data from multiple sources and derive sound hypothesis for investigation
  • Ability to build and maintain good working relationships with colleagues and third parties.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision but invoking escalation as appropriate
  • Good inter personal and influencing skills
  • Very strong stakeholder and senior sponsor management
  • Strong team player capable of managing 360 degrees
  • Self motivated, proactive and outcome focused
You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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