Business Analyst - Financial Change (Regulatory) (DS)

  • Location

    London, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Management & Executive

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  • Salary:

    £522.50 per day PAYE (+ Holiday & Pension)

  • Contact:

    Daniel Polhill

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Techniche has a 12 month contract assignment available with a large financial banking institution for an experienced BA who has extensive knowledge of banking, regulatory change and financial services.

This role is home based with weekly visits to London offices (one a week).

Experience Required:

  • Relevant experience in the delivery of Change within the RWA Calculation and Regulatory Reporting business domains, with specific experience of Global Regulators
  • Relevant experience of leading regulatory change in a Finance and Risk context
  • Experience of being a lead analyst and working in large complex Programmes within the financial services industry
  • Proven track record in dynamic environments, with the ability to manage teams with diverse backgrounds and skill-sets, both locally and offshore and to maintain a global perspective
  • Exceptional drive, motivation and commitment and focus in operational excellence
  • Strong management, decision-making, problem-solving and interpersonal skills including the ability to influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to provide SME knowledge in specific area to continuously improve areas of practice Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, mathematics, related field or equivalent experience
  • Relevant professional qualification preferred such as IIBA or Prince 2


Role overview:


The Global Finance Change Business Analysis Lead manages change design and delivery, working closely with Finance, Risk, IT and the Business. The Global Finance Change Business Analysis Lead manages team members, both locally and offshore, to undertake quantitative and qualitative analysis in order to elicit clear requirements from the business, manage and translate these effectively throughout the project lifecycle and ultimately ensure that Change Programmes achieve their objectives and deliver the anticipated benefits to the organisation.  Specifically, this role will support the delivery of all Finance changes to support: the IRB Repair implementation (including the operationalisation of Article 146); the Risk Ratings Strategy Programme; Risk 2025 Transformation Programme and the overall implementation of Credit Risk changes within Finance


Key responsibilities include:-

  • The Global Finance Change Business Analysis Lead is experienced in Business Analysis and is able to guide others effectively - working with dynamic plans in a fast moving environment, continually assessing priorities and progress and adjusting course where necessary, being sure to maintain alignment with other programme workstreams / projects
  • The role holder has a good understanding of approaches, tools and techniques for gathering, clarifying and managing business requirements and selects and applies the right approaches, tools and techniques according to context
  • Given the specific nature of this role, the role holder should have experience with Regulatory Reporting and requirements across multiple regulators including the PRA, ECB, HKMA, US Fed, OSFI and the EBA among others
  • The role holder is experienced in defining, developing and translating requirements, applying principles of a good requirement, at all stages of the project lifecycle from high level business requirements through to, for example, process requirements, functional requirements, user requirements, system requirements or data requirements, as well as test conditions
  • The Global Finance Change Business Analysis Lead operates at an executive level and engages and influences a wide spectrum of stakeholders and partners
  • The Global Finance Change Business Analysis Lead is able to challenge proposed changes to requirements and reject, reprioritise or escalate as appropriate
  • The Global Finance Change Business Analysis Lead works closely with IT & Risk and manages effectively the interface between requirements analysis and system design, maintaining appropriate accountabilities, as well as ensuring effective alignment of system design to user requirements
  • The role holder sets and applies high expectations with respect to quality, use of requirement management systems and document standards. The role holder manages a robust change control process to ensure change requests or changes in scope are identified and controlled


The Global Finance Change Business Analysis Lead ensures alignment with Company Change Framework standards, and ensures the team meets performance targets that are aligned to Programme / Project objectives