About Brickendon Consulting:

Brickendon is a rapidly growing innovative management & technology consultancy providing solutions to Global Banks and Asset Managers based in London and now New York. We are 7 years old and have grown from 2 to over 100 people in 7 years of operation with a view to double in size over the next 2 years.

We have five core practices covering Strategy, Data, Risk, Regulatory and Test and provide solutions via 3 types of services ...ADVISE CHANGE DO. Do is our delivery offering.

Innovation encompasses everything we do through our R&D and Knowledge Leadership functions. Our consultants, who are experts with 10+ years of domain specific expertise, both deliver projects and provide new solutions to the challenges our clients face.

Overview of initial assignment:

Brickendon Consulting have existing projects with a number of banks, asset managers & hedge funds firms across London and New York where we have been engaged to provide teams of consultants to deliver Data and Risk focused transformation initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will join as a Senior Manager (depending on expertise and experience) within the UK Data and Risk Practice and work as part of a Brickendon's team to drive practice though leadership and deliver engagements within our clients.

An overview of sample responsibilities:

  • Work across various lines of business and functional areas to design and define systems and processes that meet our clients' control and regulatory needs/requirements.
  • Ability to analyse and manage the impact of change requirements.
  • Further, to support, design, develop, systems testing and UAT. Acts as an owner of the requirements within a delivery team.
  • Interface with all levels of seniority across the organisation ie trading, risk, IT, legal and operations.
  • Add value to whilst maintaining quality delivery on projects
  • Experience in end-to-end development and project life cycles.
  • Gap Analysis
  • Produce quality business requirements documents and Functional specifications.
  • Run workshops to engage Business and IT stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with internal Brickendon Research and Thought Leadership team in procuring Practice collateral/solutions and journal article material.
  • Network on client site to spot possible Brickendon opportunities for growth.

Essential Experience:

  • Previous background in consulting beneficial
  • At least 5 years of business analysis and project management experience in the industry
  • Demonstrate the ability to translate business needs into functional specs to ensure that the platform is delivered as intended.
  • Ability to define/map complex systems/rules and provide clear functional solutions.
  • Experience working on large business systems that run across the organisation and geographies.
  • Knowledge of development and project life cycle and experience of working in a structured and unstructured project environment
  • Strong Excel knowledge (Pivot Tables, etc)
  • Ability to operate effectively within a project team
  • High standard of written and oral communication
  • Presentation skills desirable
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and on multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation of work tasks
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and proven rapid learning capability
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and commercial awareness
  • Must have broad knowledge across various areas within capital markets (FX, Fixed Income, Equities, and/or commodities)
  • Passionate about delivering value business.
  • Business Analysis certificates (ie ISEB) desirable

Work across various lines of business and functional areas to design and define systems and processes that meet our clients' control and regulatory needs/requirements.

London, England, United Kingdom London England GB