Reference: CRA/MPA/CC
Type: Permanent
Position:  Technical Project Manager / Consultant
Skills:  Technical Project Manager / Consultant with a strong technical background and experience of managing technical projects is required by leading Investment Bank. With a good understanding of the technology stack, you will have a strong track record of delivering technical projects. You will be required to analyse, define and document the front to back business processes to map technology to the business flow.

Key Skills & Experience

  • Min 5 years experience as a Project Manager, hybrid BA/PM or Technical Consultant ideally within Banking or Consulting.
  • Strong technical background and understanding of the technology stack – Infrastructure, Databases, SDLC, etc
  • Strong skills in documenting Business Flows, Process Flows, Process Mapping, Workflow, Data flows, etc
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience of managing small to medium IT and business transformation projects.
  • Experience of documenting business requirements, processes and business flow diagrams using standard tools and methodologies such as BPMN, Visio, UML, etc
  • Experience in one of the following domains: Equities, Risk Management, Regulatory/Compliance and Payments.
  • Knowledge of Front to Back Office workflow within Investment Banking.
  • Understanding of the full SDLC and/or Technical Architecture.
  • Experience of Middle and Back Office processes within banking is a distinct advantage.
  • Knowledge of recognised PM methodologies Agile, Scrum, Prince, etc.

 

 

Location: City
Start: ASAP
Salary: £80-100k basic
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7280 9654
Email: Jamie@curtisreed.com

 


 

Reference: CRA/ANB /FRM
Type: Permanent/Contract
Position: Business Analyst – Market Risk – Investment Bank
Skills:  Business Analyst with strong analytical skills and a good technical background is required for the Market Risk And P&L team of top tier Investment Bank. The team serves both the Front and Middle Office Vanilla and Exotic products and is actively involved in Risk and P&L related project work globally. Most projects revolve around the core analytics pricing and risk library, and the risk and P&L platform.

 

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Detailed knowledge of Risk, in particular Market Risk and Greeks
  • Strong business background – Rates, Derivatives (Credit, Equity, Commodities, etc)
  • In-depth understanding of valuation methods including pricing / risk models
  • Strong analytical skills along with advanced Excel and SQL
  • Exposure to using risk/pricing analytics libraries, preferably for interest rate derivatives

 

This is a new position and presents an excellent opportunity to join an expanding team and participate in significant projects in pricing, risk and electronic trading.

 

Salary: £70-90k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7280 9654
Email: Jamie@curtisreed.com

 


 

Reference: CRA/MPA/FRCM
Type: Permanent
Position: Senior Project Manager (Director level)Front Office Risk – Investment Bank
Skills:  Project Manager with a successful track record and strong business knowledge acquired within Front Office Risk is required by top-tier Investment Bank.

 

Skills & Experience:

  • Min 5-7 years experience as a Project Manager, preferably within front office Investment banking
  • Proven track record managing medium/large projects within a complex environment.
  • Good technical background and understanding of technology
  • Detailed knowledge of Market Risk and/or Derivatives (Credit, Equity, FX, etc) a distinct advantage
  • Knowledge of the development methodologies, eg Agile, Scrum, etc is preferred.

 

You will be working on large and complex projects, liaising with several stakeholders, managing different priorities and delivering to tight deadlines.

 

Salary: £80-110k basic + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7280 9654
Email: Jamie@curtisreed.com

 


 

Reference: CRA/MPD/FFO
Type: Permanent
Position: Development Manager – Investment Bank
Skills:  Development Manager with a successful track record & experience is required to lead a global development team responsible for delivering enterprise-level risk and P&L platform across all derivative classes. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in delivering large systems within Investment banking front/middle office environment.

 

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Strong technical team leading experience delivering large-scale, complex distributed systems.
  • Strong technical background including a good understanding of development methodologies eg Agile, Scrum, etc.
  • Experience of the full software development lifecycle along with proven track record of delivery
  • Business knowledge essential: Derivatives, Risk, Trading, etc

 

Preferred:

  • Background in software development (Java, J2EE, C/C++, C#, .NET, etc.
  • Experience with high-throughput low-latency systems, grid-based architectures, and derivative products is an advantage.

 

This is a great opportunity to be part of this multi-million dollar, multi-year project which will be rolled out globally in Asia, the US, and Europe.

 

Location: City
Start: ASAP
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7280 9654
Email: Jamie@curtisreed.com

 


 

Reference: CRA/BA /FDC
Type: Permanent/Contract
Position: Business Analyst (Payments) – Bank
Skills:  Business Analyst with detailed knowledge and understanding of Payments (SWIFT/BACS/CHAPS/SEPA/Faster Payments) is required to lead the definition and shaping of Payments related projects across the Bank. You should have a min 3-5 years experience in a Business Analysis role within Payments and /or Transaction Monitoring.

 

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Strong Business Analysis skills ideally supported by ISEB or similar qualification
  • Knowledge of Front to Back Office workflow within Payments.
  • Detailed knowledge & use of any of the following Payments schemes – SWIFT/BACS/CHAPS/SEPA/Faster Payments.
  • Good understanding of industry toolsets and techniques (UML, RUP, etc).
  • Experienced Agile/Waterfall methodologies
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.

 

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • ISEB or similar qualifications.
  • Experience of transaction monitoring and monitoring tools
  • PM qualifications / experience an advantage

 

 

Location: City
Start: ASAP
Salary: £70-85k
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7280 9654
Email: Jamie@curtisreed.com

 


 

Reference: CRA/MPP /ITY
Type: Permanent
Position: Programme Manager / Security – Banking
Skills:  Programme Manager with a successful track record of delivering multiple complex projects and programmes is required. You will lead a team of Security Architects within the Global Security Architecture and Design team to deliver large-scale complex transformation within a leading Bank.

 

Skills & Experience

  • Proven ability of delivering ££multi-million programs within complex organizational environments.
  • Expert knowledge of Security detailed knowledge of at least one of the following:
  1. Infrastructure Security, Application Security
  2. Security Compliance & Operations
  3. Identity & Access Management, Fraud, Financial Crime
  4. Information Privacy, Digital Channel Security.
  • Experience of leading large scale multi-disciplined teams in a matrix environment focused on achieving performance improvement.
  • Strong leadership and line management skills including performance and talent management.

 

Typically, will be calibre of Senior Programme Lead within Finance or Programme Lead/Partner within large consulting company.

Location: City
Start: ASAP
Salary: £80-95k
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7280 9654
Email: Jamie@curtisreed.com