Business Consultant – Wealth Management

Department:
Consulting
Work type:
Permanent
Location:
London, UK
Closing date:
22/10/2017
  • Located in Bank, London
  • Work on large transformational projects
  • Join a leading global provider of software solutions for the financial services industry

If you have a strong background in a consultative client facing role, be it internal or external and demonstrate a proactive, analytical and self-motivated attitude then this role is you!

 

What you’ll be doing

In this role, your primary focus is to support clients during the full life-cycle implementation of new releases of Bravura’s Sonata platform. This includes owning the business requirements and business solution for your deliverables end to end within a project. You will be accountable for the delivery of high quality, well-formed requirements specifications, and for generation of estimates.

You’ll also be relied upon for your ability to work as part of a team and engage in successful collaboration with internal and external parties, and will have a track record of successful outcomes for work assigned.

 

Your new team

With an office of over 200 team members, you’ll get to work closely with and develop your skills across multiple facets of the business. We’re enthusiastic and adventurous with a large global reach; we have employees, offices, and customers across the world where our award winning solutions are utilised by leading financial service organisations.

You’ll report to the Head of Technical Consultancy, who is approachable and delivery focused as well as offering a relaxed and open communication style. Working cohesively with the team you will develop a deep understanding of Sonata whilst developing your skills with a team at the top of their game.

Main activities

  • Interpret and understand business problems
  • Estimate and work within agreed commercials
  • Produce effective specifications to elicit and capture client’s business requirements
  • Build and maintain stakeholder relationships
  • Use product and domain knowledge to guide and challenge the client where needed
  • Support clients during preliminary implementation and testing of developed solutions or products
  • Work collaboratively with internal teams in different regions to ensure successful outcomes
  • Working on defined implementation tasks often involving immediate action or short-term planning
  • Functional demonstrations and presentations on the overall use of the system
  • Supporting development of testing scripts and triaging of client UAT testing

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

You will be a strong analytical thinker, self-motivated with a clear and concise consultative approach.

  • You will have between 6-8 years’ working experience ideally within the Financial Services Industry, with at least 2 years working as a Business Analyst
  • Proven experience of the end to end lifecycle of change and implementation of projects
  • Have a proven track record of successfully working in a client facing capacity within a large commercial environment
  • Strong skills with Microsoft Office tools particularly Project, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of Business Process Modelling tools
  • Understanding and application of change management methodologies (Agile, Waterfall, UML Modelling)
  • An aptitude for working to challenging deadlines and budgets on a continual basis
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to distinguish between business and technical audiences #LI-PRIORITY

Apply now

If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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