Job description

  • Location:
    London - 30 Gresham Street
  • Department:
    Central, Trading and Risk
  • Division:
    IBP Digital and Technology
  • Employment Type:
    Full time
  • Salary:

ALM Business Analyst (5313)

Investec is a distinctive Specialist Bank serving clients principally in the UK and South Africa. Our culture gives us our edge: we work hard to find colleagues who'll think out of the ordinary and we put them in environments where they'll flourish. We combine a flat structure with a focus on internal mobility. If you can bring an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to learn and collaborate to your work, this could be the boost your career deserves.

Research shows that some candidates can be reluctant to apply to a role unless they meet all the criteria. We pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial spirit here and welcome you to do the same – if the role excites you, please don't let our person specification hold you back. Get in touch!

Role: ALM Business Analyst

Location: London

Team Description

The ALM Tech Team is responsible for managing the infrastructure and systems used in the Balance Sheet Risk Management at Investec UK. Key areas we look after are Liquidity Risk, Interest Rate Risk in the Banking Book and Regulatory Reporting.

The team comprises of developers - (Informatica, SSIS, SQL and Oracle DB), Business Analysts and DevOps / Operational support people.

Couple of vendor systems (Riskpro and Suade) are used in the risk calculations / regulatory reporting.

Description of role and key responsibilities

As a key team member for the delivery and ongoing management of both systems (Riskpro and Suade), responsibilities will include:

  • Analyse, document and communicate business requirements to developers
  • Data Mapping and ability to contribute in database architecture design discussions
  • Data Analysis
  • Monitor and drive progress to completion
  • Coordinate testing by developers and users
  • Ensure that delivery meets requirements
  • Requirements gathering and testing
  • Work with the software vendors to ensure quality delivery that meet requirements

Core skills and knowledge

Essential Skills:

  • SQL / Oracle technical skills
  • Strong Data Analysis / troubleshooting skills
  • Preferably experienced Business Analyst in banking and risk applications
  • Experience of wide range of asset classes within a banking environment (loans, mortgages, bonds, deposits, derivatives etc.)
  • Experience of developing business relationships with stakeholders at various levels across the organisation to get effective solution delivery
  • Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally

Good to have:

  • Any experience of working with batch scheduling tools like Control-M etc.
  • Understanding of ETL tools like Informatica, SSIS etc.
  • Any prior experience of working with vendor products in Risk / Regulatory space

Other attributes that would be helpful, but not essential for the role.

  • Awareness of regulatory reporting requirements
  • Initiative and creative problem solving
  • Tenacity – take ownership of tasks and drive to completion
  • Self-motivated
  • Focus on delivery
  • Attention to Detail
  • Effective time management and prioritisation

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London - 30 Gresham Street
30 Gresham Street, London, England, GB, EC2V 7QN

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Dawn Ermes

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