Business Analyst - Equity Derivatives


Business Analyst - Equity Derivatives

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Equity Derivatives focused Business Analyst to join a world-leading Investment Bank in Canary Wharf, London.

The Job

This job is for a Business Analyst to work within the Equity Risk division, which is responsible for the bank's P&L / intraday risk platform, covering products such as Cash Equities, Flow/Exotic Equity Derivatives, and Equity Swaps. You'll join a team of 5 Business Analysts, working closely alongside quants and traders, and you'll take on some Project Manager duties, working on multiple short term projects simultaneously.

Projects will be focused on building new capabilities in the trading risk and P&L platform, such as the integration of new derivative products and the optimisation of real-time risk calculations. You will spend around 30% of your time working on projects, and 70% working on sitting alongside Quants and Traders carrying out BAU work. Day to day responsibilities will include agreeing priorities with the business, documenting business requirements, discussing solutions with multiple IT development and Quant teams, tracking project progress and providing status updates, and planning quality assurance / testing.

About You

The ideal Business Analyst will have excellent derivatives knowledge (ideally equity derivatives), with experience working in a front or middle office banking environment. The role doesn't require any coding, however a good technical understanding (e.g. a technical degree or background) would be beneficial.

In Return…

You'll be joining one of the world's leading banks which holds an excellent reputation in the industry. This bank is known for treating its staff well and promoting a healthy work life balance, and you will have plenty of opportunities for development and progression within the company. You'll have the opportunity to work in a truly unique role in an interesting area, and you'll have exposure to a wide variety of projects from day 1.

If you're a Business Analyst with strong derivatives knowledge and you're looking for your next challenge with one of the world's top banks, then please don't hesitate to apply!

Job reference information
Advertiser Huxley
Contact Name Hollie Crombie
Telephone 0141 222 7881 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference HA-32599765_1491832323
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