SCALE (Standard Chartered Aggregated Liquidity Engine) is a multi-currency payment service that allows businesses to price goods and services in a variety of foreign currencies while clients receive funds settlement and reporting in their local currency.
The product is offered to internal and external customers. The successful candidate would be an experienced Business Analyst with a strong track record in the delivery of complex projects with exposure to FICC systems, in particular, FX. The role is based in Singapore and will be closely working with Sales, FX traders, Risk, Operations, finance, and IT teams. The SCALE IT team is also directly responsible for the development & technical integration of SCALE (Standard Chartered Aggregated Liquidity Engine) with external and internal clients. The role will have direct internal & external client-facing engagement
work with the SCALE Sales team to pitch the platform to clients / support the sales team to conduct required market/client research / demonstrate the product to the client (technical API demonstrations).
Numerical analysis of customer data
Understanding Local regulatory/compliance landscape and working with transaction banking to understand end-to-end capabilities that can be supported
Help the sales team by Coordinating & managing the onboarding related activities by closely working with the client coverage and other internal teams to onboard client into various systems
Support the sales team by responding to client queries
Run regular project working groups
Engage with key business and technology stakeholders for requirements and regular progress updates
Support the project manager to deliver solutions to tight timescales
Support the project manager from conception through to post-implementation review, ensuring all necessary governance steps are followed correctly and completely
Follow the structured approach to program delivery enforced by the Project Manager
Provide regular risk/issue updates to the Project Manager
Follow best practice project management protocols
Key Roles & Responsibilities
Support the business to onboard new clients to the product
Help the business with the BAU issues
Work closely with the key stakeholders to ensure that requirements are in line with the Bank's strategy
Ensure specified requirements and system changes/enhancements are aligned to the strategy
Apply industry knowledge and experience and work with delivery teams to identify and recommend solutions for change
Write detailed business requirements and functional specification documents that effectively articulate business requirements and proposed change
Work with project stakeholders to gain agreement on the detailed requirements
Work with the vendors (where applicable) and internal technology teams in facilitating the specifications work
Provide liaison between the vendors (where applicable) and business users to support the development process
Plan the required testing ensuring traceability between business requirements and test cases
Undertake functional testing of the delivered functionality to ensure it meets the requirements and where required document issues and manage to resolution
Provide specialist support to the business users during testing phases
Our Ideal Candidate
Qualifications & Skills
Strong domain knowledge in FX
Good working knowledge of FX systems/trade booking models
Good working knowledge of front to back trade flow for FICC products, particularly FX
Experience in the delivery of major projects / programs in the front office IT space
Broad knowledge of banking products, including derivatives across multiple asset classes, risk management processes, settlements & client onboarding
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to create effective working relationships across functions & borders
Ability to manage a diverse and challenging stakeholder community to deliver change across multiple functions
Technology background (Understanding of the API)
Strong analytical and quantitative skills
Experience in project management
Client facing experience
Strong client presentation Skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Postgraduate degree or qualification(s) in a relevant subject
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