Senior Data Analyst - Financial Services

Senior Data Analyst - Financial Services

About the role

You will be working with one of our Financial Services clients to help implement a Data Quality program Operating Model. You must have a strong analytical and problem-solving skills and it will be highly desirable if you have industry experience in data, data management and/or regulatory initiatives.

Key responsibilities and tasks

  • Creating, hiring and mobilising a new function for a centralised business process ownership
  • You will be part of the 1st line of defence for several data management processes and controls
  • Get consensus among project teams and drive initiatives to completion effectively
  • Understand discrete steps of a process and when issues arise implement solutions to fix it
  • Collaborate and partner closely with other data management roles, including Process Owners and Data Stewards
  • Carry out verbal and written communication to produce documentation and communicate with management and Business / Global Function executives.

Skills and experience

  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to coordinate with other data management roles
  • Hands-on practitioner expertise in implementing structured business/operational processes and business requirements documentation
  • Excellent proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel (metrics and data analysis), PowerPoint (presentation decks), and Word (writing and editing procedural and technical documentation)
  • Knowledge and experience of structured project management techniques in a front office environment
  • Demonstrable experience in data process flows front-to-back, risk and control, markets, operations, and support & control areas within a large bank/dealer
  • Demonstrable experience of coordinating with stakeholders to drive changes and understand process impact on topics including issue resolution and controls as a consultant or internal change group
  • Knowledge of global markets trading products (Fixed Income, Equity, Currencies & Commodities) and/or securities services (Prime, Clearing)
  • Knowledge of, and experience in, analysing legislative, regulatory/supervisory and legal/compliance texts and analysis
  • 5+ years experience in similar field

How to apply

  • Please send a CV and covering letter to
  • Applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK
  • Please note that due to the volume of applications only successful candidates will be contacted