Regulatory Reporting Busine...

Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst

Job Title: Regulatory Reporting Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Start Date: 2017-02-20
Reference: JG250117
Contact Name: Jon Garrod
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 25, 2017 11:25

Job Description

BWD Search & Selection are currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity in central Manchester. My client, a global financial services organisation, are seeking an experienced Qualified Accountant with extensive Business Analyst experience to work on a systems project.

Due to the nature of the project and reporting, it is key that the candidate is a qualified accountant, and the preference, although not necessary, is some understanding of regulatory reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with the EMEA regulatory reporting team to understand the manual interventions in the production of regulatory reporting deliverables
  • Act as a conduit between the regulatory reporting team and the project and IT team to explain the manual process with clearly laid out examples and identifying key risks on the manual process.
  • Co-ordinate with IT to ensure the technology changes are delivered as per the agreed timelines
  • Elicit business requirements from business users and subject matter experts
  • Define and document those requirements
  • Write functional specifications
  • Develop user acceptance test scripts and assist with testing in conjunction with multiple business and IT groups

Essential Skills:
  • 8 - 10 years minumum experience within Banking/Financial Services
  • Qualified Accountant or an equivalent level of experience
  • Significant experience of accounting systems and processes (e.g. advanced user of excel)
  • Regulatory reporting experience is highly desirable
  • Experience of a fast moving, highly controlled, multi-national/ functional organization

If you feel you are right for this role, please apply online or call Jon Garrod on 0113 274 3000