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SECURITIES FINANCE BUSINESS ANALYST

We are looking for Senior Transformation Specialists to join our growing, dynamic team, at an exciting time to become part of Margin Tonic.

Specifically we are looking for self-starter Senior Business Analysts, with domain expertise across both Securities Lending and Repo.

Successful candidates will leverage their transformation and domain expertise to accelerate the definition and delivery of our clients’ business objectives, by playing a key role in critical project deliveries.

ROLE DESCRIPTION (A SUBSET OF)

Detailed current state analysis

Scope impact assessment

Documentation of business requirements

Target Operating Model definition

Vendor RFP creation (possible)

Solution selection and design recommendations

Validation of IT functional design

Business process definition

Test script creation and test governance

Operational procedures creation

Input to project status updates

RAID identification and tracking (Risks, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies

MUST-HAVE EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

Extensive Transformation experience performing all Business Analyst tasks specified above

5+ years experience as a Business Analyst

Hands-on experience within Securities Finance business - Strong domain knowledge of Securities Lending and Repo transactions

Detailed understanding of the end-to-end process workflow for Securities Lending and Repo, including Trade Capture, Pricing, Inventory Management, Collateral Management, Settlements, Reporting, Billing and more

Strong experience with both Fixed Income and Equity products, in the context of Securities Financing

Understanding of the range of Securities Finance business models, including but not limited to Agency vs Principal trading, Bilateral vs TriParty, Indemnified vs Non-Indemnified models, Sponsored Member model

Experience of onboarding to key global Repo Clearing Agents e.g. Eurex, FICC, etc

Understanding of the capital and liquidity impact of Securities Lending and Repo products

Working knowledge of current regulatory landscape for Securities Finance (SFTR, MIFID2, CSDR, SEC 10c-1)

Previous involvement within vendor selection processes

Confident and strong communicator, with all levels and types of stakeholders

Business-oriented, but able to work with technology, data and legal teams

Strong Microsoft Office application skills (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)

DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

Previous experience working as a consultant

Previous Project Manager experience

Business Analysis qualification

Project Management qualification

Familiarity with key market vendors for Securities Finance

Hands-on experience with legal contracts for Securities Finance i.e. GMRA, GMSLA, etc

Get in touch to register your interest, or reach out via info@margintonic.com to submit your CV.

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