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Senior Consultant - Trading & Risk Management - Financial Servi

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Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Posted
03 November 2013
Closes
01 December 2013
Ref
EP-SnrCons-CapMarket
Contact
Elliot Parfitt
Location
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£60000 - £85000 per annum + 25% bonus + benefits

Further information

Senior Consultant - Trading & Risk Management - Financial Services

Senior Consultant, Business Analyst, Trading Systems, Derivatives, Fixed Income, Capital Markets,SQL, Implementation Consultant, Functional SME, Fixed Income, FX, Equity Derivatives, Islamic Banking, Senior Consultant, SQL

Harrington Starr are working with a market leading trading systems software vendor looking for a Senior Consultant / Functional Consultant / Implementation Specialist to join their London office.

As a Senior Consultant / Implementation Specialist you will be:

- Working extensively with clients across the investment banking, asset management & investment fund space - dealing with traders to gather & understand their trading system requirements

- Plan the implementation functional design of the software

- Work with technical consultants, project managers and development teams to run the implementations

- Configure the solutions and produce functional specifications for customisation including using SQL

- Linking together the business and IT through business analysis, system specification and front-office client interaction

My client is looking for a Senior Consultant who has previously interacted directly with front-office trading environments in the Fixed Income / FX space and someone who has an in-depth understanding of the use & operation of trading systems software in this part of the financial services industry. You must previously have worked with at least one 3rd party trading & risk management system e.g. Fidessa, Aladdin, Linedata, Findur, SunGard, thinkFolio etc.

In addition, my client is looking for a Senior Consultant / Business Analyst / Implementation Consultant who can clearly demonstrate:

- Experience in all aspects of trading system implementation including business analysis, requirements gathering, implementation & configuration

- Knowledge of at least one 3rd party trading and risk management system e.g. Fidessa, Aladdin, Linedata, Findur, SunGard, thinkFolio etc.

- Front-office experience from the investment banking or asset management space

- In-depth knowledge of Fixed Income / FX markets (nice to have knowledge includes Derivatives, Equity Derivatives, Islamic Banking)

- Knowledge of the full front to back trade lifecycle

- Some technical skills surrounding relational databases would be a plus e.g. SQL, VBA, Oracle as would any background experience in Java, C++ or C# although this is not essential

All Senior Consultant/ Business Analyst / Implementation Consultant applicants must be 1st class communicators with a demonstrable career path in the trading & risk management software space - this could have come from vendor, end-user or consultancy but must have given you extensive exposure to trading systems and the full trade lifecycle.

My client offers Senior Consultants a basic salary of up to £85'000 depending on experience in addition to a substantial benefits & bonus package.

If you have the required skills and experience and would like further information please get in touch ASAP.

Senior Consultant, Business Analyst, Trading Systems, Derivatives, Fixed Income, Capital Markets,SQL, Implementation Consultant, Functional SME, Fixed Income, FX, Equity Derivatives, Islamic Banking, Senior Consultant, SQL

Senior Consultant - Trading & Risk Management - Financial Services

Harrington Starr