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Business Analyst – Credit Risk

  • Αθήνα
  • 6/10/2017

Στοιχεία αγγελίας

Σχέση απασχόλησης - Πλήρης ΑπασχόλησηΕλάχιστη Απαιτούμενη Εκπαίδευση - ΑΕΙΑπαιτούμενη Προϋπηρεσία - Τουλάχιστον 1 έτος/ηΚατηγορίες - Πληροφορική, Χρηματο-οικονομικά


Business Analyst – Credit Risk 

CKAN LTD is providing custom consultancy services to Tier 1 banks in London and Amsterdam. With over 6 years active presence in the industry, we have successfully delivered a significant portfolio of projects, ranging from Basel II/Basel III to IFRS9. Our focus is on delivering the end to end requirement for the client using agile methodologies, e.g. evolutionary prototyping coupled with rapid development. Each team of experts we provide to our end clients has been set up so as to be able to function independently, minimizing any additional support cost to the end client.

Purpose of the role:
Credit Risk Business Analyst role contributing to and driving forward a number of key project deliverables including Data and Reporting requirements.
  • Undertake analysis activities in line with the project schedule to obtain and validate data definitions
  • Undertake investigations of questions around data in the Credit Risk Platform and coordinating data gap resolution activities
  • Ensure all relevant information is available to guide design of data and reporting solutions
  • For specified risk areas perform a mapping exercise for data to be reported to the Reporting solution
  • Preparation of Gap analysis documents
  • Using the data collated from the analysis stage, take informed decisions to influence the direction and shape of solutions put in place, ensuring it is the optimum solution for the business
  • Liaise with and support
  1. the Project Owner, end users, business specialists and other related workstreams to understand the business requirements 
  2. Designers and Testers to ensure they understand the business and operational requirements of the processes, where necessary
  • Assist with the design and execution of user training and project documentation
  • Provide input into the end to end Test Strategy, Test Plans, Test Conditions and Cases, specifically
  1. Organise reviews and syndication of any requirements 
  2. Record the outcome of any reviews  
  • Assist with and perform project administration associated with specific assigned risk work streams

  • Business and detailed requirements documents
  • Detailed Functional Specifications
  • Data Mapping spreadsheets
  • Updated Gap Definition Documents
  • Project administration documents (weekly progress reporting; traceability matrices; Analyst working documents)

  • Detailed understanding of Credit Risk reporting
  • Significant experience of working within a project environment with a proven ability to work on own initiative to contribute to delivery of optimum business solutions
  • Knowledge of banking products and terminology
  • Previous experience in Finance Change, Finance Solutions, Risk, Regulatory, or, Restructuring functions of Financial Services
  • Experience drafting documents for non-technical and technical audiences

Other Significant Role Requirements: 
  • Excellent communications skills and the ability to interpret conceptual ideas and translate them into meaningful solutions
  • Ability to work in partnership with the Project Manager to manage effectively the links with operational management, project staff and other programmes
  • Adaptable to changing project focus and requirements
  • Able to occasionally travel to London, or, Amsterdam as needed
  • Experience with working in an Agile environment
  • Prototyping experience is a plus

Technical Knowledge:
  • Competent use of Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with Credit Risk and related systems 
  • Ability to read and write SQL code
  • Competent use of business analysis techniques
  • Ability to read and write technical documents
  • Good understanding of Project life cycle
  • Large data experience would be beneficial
  • Business Objects experience would be beneficial
  • SAS experience would be beneficial
  • Oracle experience would be beneficial
  • Systems Architecture experience would be beneficial

  • University Degree in IT, Finance, Statistics, Economics, Accountancy, or, related subjects

What do we offer
  • Competitive remuneration package-above market rate. 
  • Access and interaction with senior stakeholders and clients in major UK and European investment banks and  financial institutions. 
  • Continuous learning and growth opportunities though interaction with foreign clients and stakeholders. 
  • Access to cutting-edge project management and education through market accredited courses.