Latest Vacancies



Our client, a Tier One investment Bank is looking for a Senior KDB+/Q Developer to join their team in London.
You will have extensive experience of KDB+/Q including the design of significantly sized KDB+ systems and infrastructures.
Experience with development on a Unix and/or Linux environment is desirable along with experience in core Java and Java web development.
Experience with low latency systems development and tick data capture would be advantageous.
You will be required to work closely with the business and have the ability to quickly understand the products and services they offer.
Excellent Communication Skills

Interested in Finance? We have a great opportunity if you are looking to move into the world of banking.

Our client is looking for a Business Analyst / Project Manager to join their Change Delivery Team. The role is front office focussed, working closely with stakeholders.
No banking experience is required however solid technical and functional Business Analyst/Project Management experience is essential. You will have strong analytical and technical problem solving skills with excellent communications skills both verbal and written.
Good technical knowledge of Linux and Windows Operating Systems is essential along with a flexible attitude to work and a commitment to achieve deadlines. You will have a structured approach to project management preferably within an agile environment along with a willingness to learn and work on multiple applications across Fixed Income and Equities.
Experience of working with Fidessa, ION or Bloomberg and FIX and FpML messaging knowledge would be advantageous.
Degree in Computer Science or Mathematics is desirable but not essential.

 

Our client is a European Bank with a strong presence in the London market.  They are seeking someone to join the Compliance Audit Team covering compliance risk. The role offers excellent exposure to all the main risks of the firm across a range of business and product lines. The ethos of the business is one of professional nurture, and they offer great career development potential for the right candidates.

Role Highlights

  • Leading and participating in audit activities to assess risk, and ensuring that all work undertaken meets agreed timescales .
  • Supervising and coaching small teams as required
  • Managing relationships, liasing with stakeholders, and collaborating with other teams as required
  • Producing required management information (MI) for Senior Management.
  • Experience in meeting tight deadlines whilst maintaining accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written

 

Requirements

  • Good academic and professional qualifications, including ACA
  • Experience of compliance internal audit, either through another banking institution, or as part of a Big 4 Assurance Team

 

In addition to base salary, the role offers an excellent flexible benefits package including Private medical Insurance, Pension, and generous holiday allowance, and all benefits you would expect from a financial institution of stature

 

Our client is a leading Global Investment with Headquarters in London.  They are seeking someone to join their Quantitative Finance Audit section  in London at Senior VP level.  With a very strong background in Quantitative Finance, with a focus on Market Risk. The right candidate will have excellent quantitative and analytic skills, and an excellent knowledge of financial markets and banking products.

 

Requirements

  • An advanced degree in a relevant quantitative field, eg Mathematics, engineering, finance or economics
  • Good knowledge of financial models across all asset classes.
  • Experience in another banking institution at VP Level
  • Great communication and people skills

The Role:

  • Contribute to the Corporate Audit Market Risk team’s coverage of model risk management
  • Lead audit reviews of global market portfolios with an emphasis on market and credit risk valuation.
  • Acting as subject matter expert for Quantitative and Market Risk Audit
  • Participating in communications with regulatory agencies
  • Continuous monitoring and verification of Value at Risk estimates, Stress testing results at many different levels of granularity for positions and portfolios in global markets
  • Develop and maintain good professional relationship with associates in all areas of the bank, including risk, trading, middle and back office
  • Managing ad hoc projects as required

Our client is a leading global bank. This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified Auditor with working knowledge of Capital Markets in the UK market looking for a new challenge to join the highly reputable Investment Bank where you can truly progress and the value you add is recognisable.

The successful candidate will have an audit background in a similar banking or financial services environment within a Capital Markets Function.  Experience in the risks and controls governing front office is essential, and exposure to Equities, and rates / fixed income products would be particularly useful.

You will work across all business areas within trading and get exposure to all asset class.  Our client has a great career progression ethos, and encourages internal mobility, as well as the opportunity to become a specialist as well as progress upwards with a dedicated career development programme which is tailored to the individual.
Essential requirements for Internal Audit Capital Markets job:

  • ACA/ ACCA/ CIA or any other relevant Audit/ Accounting qualification
  • Internal Audit experience from practice or a bank in the UK
  • OR External audit experience with firm grasp of risk and control
  • Sound knowledge of Capital Markets/ Trading products
  • Understanding of risk and control on business process within an investment bank
  • Strong analytical and technical nous
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – able to build stakeholder

 

 

Our client is one of the world’s leading Global Investment Banks.  They are looking for a VP/ ED to join their Wealth Management Audit Team in the UK, based in London.  As part of a small and talented team of five, you will have responsibility for delivering the audit services, leading risk assessments, developing audit plans and managing their execution and completion.  The role will involve delivering special project services and managing your own client portfolio and relationships across the business groups, as well as managing junior auditors.  The role also offers the opportunity to professionally interact with senior management, whilst keeping abreast of the latest developments in the bank’s environment and business activities of the Group.

You will be a high performing, results orientated individual with a strong audit background, and a track record in Wealth Management.

Requirements:

  • ACA or ACCA with a minimum of 3 years’ experience at VP level in either Wealth Management or Private Banking Audit
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact easily with all levels of personnel, both within internal audit, and the business as a whole.

 

This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified Auditor with working knowledge of Capital Markets / Trading within the UK market looking for a new challenge within the highly reputable Investment Bank where you can truly progress and the value you add is recognised. Our client is seeking a bright, analytical and ambitious individual with an inquisitive mind as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills to join their ever growing Global Markets division.

You will work across all business areas within trading and get exposure to all asset class, however experience in equities rates / fixed income products would be of particular use.  They also encourage internal mobility, as well as the opportunity to become a specialist as well as progress upwards with a dedicated career development programme which is tailored to the individual.
Essential requirements

  • ACA/ ACCA/ CIA or any other relevant Audit/ Accounting qualification
  • Internal Audit experience from practice or a bank in the UK
  • OR External audit experience with firm grasp of risk and control
  • Sound knowledge of Capital Markets/ Trading products
  • Understanding of risk and control on business process within an investment bank
  • Strong analytical and technical nous
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – able to build stakeholder
  • Relationship

Our client is a Global Investment Bank Global Investment banking firm with a strong footprint across EMEA, USA and Asia.  They are looking for an experienced IT Applications Audit professional to join their EMEA IT Audit division.

The nature of the bank’s business is within the wholesale / global markets space hence front office reviews will be part of your wider mandate, whilst the main focus will be within Support functions including Finance and Operations. Experience of client money, transaction reporting, collateral settlements would be a huge advantage. The role offers a wealth of opportunities for those wanting to deepen their technical knowledge, take leadership of projects, work on high profile engagements, face-off to regulators and progress further in their career. You will be part of a deeply technical IT Audit team who have consistently added value, hence the expectations are high but you will gain enormously from a thriving organisation.

 

Essential skills:

  • Strong working knowledge of IT Applications Audit or Technology Risk
  • Management with sound understanding of risk and control
  • Sound understanding of Corporate Division / Support functions within an
  • Investment Bank and technology which are relevant to these business areas
  • Experience of managing projects / leading Audit engagements
  • Ability to identify key risks and make sound judgement
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to build relationship with stakeholders/ auditees/ external parties, ie regulators
  • Experience in coaching and managing junior staff
  • Ability to lead regional and / or global projects
  • Experience of data analytical tools

Our client is a European Bank with a strong presence in the London market.  They are seeking someone to join the Audit Team covering Operational Risk Audit in London. The role offers excellent exposure to all the main risks of the firm across a range of business and product lines. The ethos of the business is one of professional nurture, and they offer great career development potential for the right candidates.

Requirements

  • A good understanding of Internal Audit process, and risk and controls within audit reviews
  • An awareness of model risk, Stress Test exercises and Basel regulation
  • Strong analytical skills, and capability in the use of Excel and SAS
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines whilst maintaining accuracy

 

Main Duties

  • Management of small / non-complex audits
  • Providing guidance to more junior team members
  • Contribution to the audit planning process.
  • Contributing to the drafting of Findings, Recommendations and sections of the Audit Report.
  • Supervising and providing coaching and support for more junior team members

In addition to base salary, the role offers an excellent flexible benefits package including Private medical Insurance, Pension, and generous holiday allowance, and all benefits you would expect from a financial institution of stature.

Would you like to be involved in the cutting edge of business and technology?

My client, a global management and technology consulting firm are currently looking for Workday Consultants (Functional / Technical or Engagement Manager), as they are rapidly expanding their Workday practice across the UK and Europe. This is an great opportunity to become part of a growing team, where you will be involved in bid, design, engagement managements and all the way through to implementation and delivery.

Based on your experience, you will be working on a project as a Workday Engagement Manager, Workday Functional Consultant or a Workday Technical Integration Consultant. Responsibilities will vary from managing the project, configuring the Workday functional and business process system, application requirements gathering and design, process mapping, gap analysis, developing and architecting the integrations.   In brief, you will be involved in strategy, implementation and support.  You will review business processes and advise clients on what the Workday applications can offer.

If you have successfully delivered at least one Workday implementation and have gained the Workday Certification in the following areas; Core HCM, Integrations or Engagement Management, then please get in touch.