Investment banking


Regulation change business analyst

05 October England - Greater London, London Temp

IB Change manages large scale strategic cross function change Programmes within Barclays, typically providing the Programme & Project Management resources delivering front to back functional deliverables across organisational boundaries. The portfolio of Programmes changes year-on-year and is reflective of business growth and control objectives.

Overall purpose of role:

This role is for a Business Analyst supporting the IB Change team to monitor, identify, analyse, communicate and support the implementation of the MiFiD II regulatory reform programme.

Key Accountabilities and Skills required:

A Business Analyst (BA) is required to define and establish the processes and data for a strategic and regulatory driven initiative. Duties of the BA will include:

* Work with the business at the inception stage of the Project to help articulate benefit cases and create initiation documents
* Assist in all relevant stages of the Project's lifecycle including analysis, design, test & deployment/go-live
* Define and input comprehensive documentation, including project plan/ milestones, business requirements, process flow diagrams and management/ project status reporting
* Develop and communicate the regulatory change requirements with key shareholders from across the globe
* Establish effective working relationships with key stakeholders and sponsors within global business units and delivery teams
* Identify and act on opportunities to deliver efficiencies, reduce timescales and improve flows between business areas
* Continually assess processes with a view to implement improvements
* Ensure tasks are carried out in accordance within risk and control guidelines

Carry out required pre and post go-live activities as appropriate

Your Skills and Qualifications will include

Qualifications / Education

* Degree (or equivalent)

Skills & Knowledge

* Broad financial services experience
* Good understanding of regulatory developments
* Strong analysis skills
* MS PowerPoint, MS Visio, MS Excel
* Abillity to quickly analyse data and reporting

Experience Required

* Business Analyst experience on large scale change initiatives
* Managed and developed junior business analysts (desirable)
* Data modelling experience using Unified Modelling Language (desirable)
* In-depth Knowledge of Project Office and Project Management
* Highly organised, structured and result driven
* Excellent attention to detail
* Strong communication skills
* Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with senior stakeholders

Previous exposure to Front Office banking environment

Risk and Control Objective : Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Barclays Operational Risk Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Standards.