• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2018-09-22

Vice President, Prime - Securities Lending - BA, New York

Vice President, Prime - Securities Lending - BA, New York

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Technology
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 18056664


Description

About Citi
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi's Mission and Value Proposition  explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Business Overview
Investor Services is a business line within Markets and Securities Services, it includes products across Prime Finance, Delta One, Futures, OTC Clearing, Collateral Management, Global Custody, Fund Administration, and Agency Lending. Our broad product suite allows us to service a wide range of clients globally including the world's largest asset managers, insurers, pensions and endowments, sovereign wealth funds, other banks, and hedge funds. The success of Investor Services is a top strategic priority for Markets and ICG leadership.

Summary
The position is a business analyst within Prime Finance Technology. This role will participate in the in the full project lifecycle of strategic technology initiatives, partnering with project stakeholders including Prime Brokerage (PB) Business, and all front to back Securities Lending teams along with core firm operational teams such as Middle Office, Settlements, Regulatory, Control, Finance and Treasury with a high focus on trade life cycle, regulatory impact across Prime and overall re-engineering efforts. There will be strong working relationship with the development and QA teams to help deliver high quality solutions.  The ideal candidate will have an understanding of all aspects of the project lifecycle, but whose main focus will be on business analysis and requirements gathering.

Responsibilities
The primary scope of work includes:

• Working with users, business analysts, and developers to understand user and system requirements
• Writing and maintaining Business and Functional Requirements Documents
• Assisting the QA team in generating scenarios for effective and thorough testing
• Delivering material/presentations to Senior Management, internal and external clients

Qualifications

Qualifications

Technical Skills
• Innovative thinker that can help develop creative solutions to complex business problems in a simple clean manner
• Excellent technical writing skills, capable of producing high quality requirements documents
• Strong communication skills, ability to explain technical and functional requirements in a in a clear, concise manner
• Exposure to SDLC methodologies such as Agile and Scrum preferable
• Ability to understand/articulate technology architectures and design
• Ability to Project Manage a program across various streams
• Proficient with Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, Project, Visio, PowerPoint
• Proficient in JIRA, SharePoint/Collaborate, SQL Queries

Business Knowledge
• Background in Securities Lending and Prime Finance as well as working knowledge of P&L, full analysis of infrastructure change on clients and trading business.
* Specific experience in working on Securities Lending and Funding Products with specific experience in Collateral Optimization, Arranging, P&L and Billing.

Organizational
• Team player that works wells with individuals and thrives in a complex, global organization
• Ability to build relationships and negotiate solutions while liaising between business, operations, technology
*Ability to Track/ Report both high level and detail level status
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