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Business Analyst (12 months extendable contract)

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

A new and exciting Business Analyst (12 months contract) for a reputable financial services company in Singapore. Looking for someone with experience trade and transaction reporting experience.

Responsibilities

  • Perform in-depth analysis around key requirements of the project and regulatory changes (Trade Reporting Regulatory projects).
  • Working with technology teams to design the reconciliation solution and process, implement the reconciliation tool into architecture.
  • Defining and establishing the necessary source TP feeds into the reconciliation tool.
  • Defining and establishing the necessary source Trade Repository feeds into the reconciliation tool
  • Operationalizing the analysis and categorization of breaks (second half of year)
  • Articulate the Scope / requirements in standard documents/process flow diagrams/use case diagrams etc to secure signoff from stakeholders.
  • Participation in industry forums / calls and interpretation of new regulations or changes to existing regulations.
  • Conduct meetings and relevant discussions to engage stakeholders in the right perspective and take the task to closure.
  • Manage relationships with key stakeholders both internal (Legal, Compliance, other tech teams, Transaction Reporting teams) and external (DTCC, Industry calls, Regulators etc).
  • Identify risks & issues and communicate them to the relevant people in a timely manner - assist with proposing & planning mitigating steps.
  • Determine Strategic Solutions / Proposals - focusing on long term efficiency, risk reduction and regulatory compliance
  • Maintain a culture of risk awareness and proactive resolution.
  • Facilitates Business process improvement via the methodical investigation, analysis, review and documentation of functional business specifications

Requirements:

  • Minimum 8+ Years of experience in business analysis and Investment Banking with direct experience in front-to-back trading, order processing and regulatory reporting. More the experience, the better. Senior profiles highly preferred.
  • Familiarity with financial products - listed and OTC (IRS, Equities, FX, Fixed Income, swaps and rates/credit derivatives). Excellent understanding of Trade Life Cycle.
  • Prior demonstrable Experience on Regulatory reporting regimes specifically in the EU (viz: MiFID II, Dodd Frank, EMIR etc)
  • SQL skills for data interrogation and analysis. XML and FPML expertise are preferred.
  • Strong skills in oral communication, listening and questioning as well as in writing business requirements and functional specifications
  • Strong coordination/organizational skills. Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • A good understanding of data analysis, data mapping and user acceptance testing
  • Atlassian tools (Confluence and JIRA), and working experience in agile scrum delivery is required

If you are interested in this position, please feel free to drop me a message and send your CV over to slam@argyllscott.sg

Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd

Su-May Lam

EA Reg No: R1873088

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.