Manager- Financial Services

Industry: Professional Services

Job Family: Finance

21 Jan, 2023


Full Time

United Kingdom

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Sia Partners


Company description Sia Partners is a specialist Management Consulting firm which was initially established in Paris, France in 1999 and has grown into a global firm with over 2,300 employees and annual revenue exceeding $300m. Our culture is strongly orientated towards high-quality expertise and delivering excellent results and outcomes for our clients, which include a wide range of multinational companies. Testament to its success, Sia Partners has shown double-digit growth every year since inception.

Sia Partners is a pioneer of Consulting 4.0, putting us at the forefront of the technology revolution, deploying augmented Consultants capable of leveraging emerging digital technology to enhance and improve their cognitive reasoning, analysis and planning. Supported by Augmented & Artificial Intelligence, Automation and Data Science we empower our clients to make the right decisions at the right time for the right reasons.

With our consultants representing 41 different nationalities, we are a highly diverse team spread across 30 offices in 18 countries. However, using innovative technologies such as our own in-house apps, social networks, and digital tools, we provide a truly integrated global service.

Sia Partners is an equal opportunities employer, committed to diversity, inclusion and employee well-being. Our diversity and inclusion networks {local and global) contribute to a pipeline of initiatives to enhance employee quality of life and foster a caring environment to work in.

Employees are encouraged to contribute to these initiatives and drive positive change in the organisation across 5 pillars: Women@Sia, LGBTQ+, Multi-Ethnic, Well-being and Environment.

Job description Our Financial Services practice works collaboratively with investment and retail banks, insurers and asset managers, as well as other financial services institutions (e.g. trading firms, fintechs). We help to design, implement and manage solutions for our clients focused on our core offerings:

Change management Operational efficiency Finance transformation Digital transformation Data strategy Financial Crime Risk & Regulation Complemented by the Sia Partners Consulting 4.0 ecosystem, we are able to offer enhanced consulting capabilities to deliver optimal results for our clients in large-scale programmes and strategic initiatives.

As a Manager, you will be responsible for…

Client delivery - 70%

Delivering change, designing and implementing operating models covering org structure, reporting, controls and data Delivering high quality work with limited oversight, leading work-streams or small projects and working with cross functional teams across Sia and client teams Supporting the delivery of projects, potentially working across several clients in the UK and, if required, support overseas engagements; Business development - 10%

Supporting the development of content and pitches for practice-related opportunities and proposals; Developing your own peer network to identify future opportunities Building Sia Partners’ offering - 10%

Actively contributing to the development of Sia Partners 'assets' and IP Assisting in marketing campaigns and overall external positioning of Sia Partners & our practice across social networks; Contributing to thought leadership, working on blogs and the development of Sia Partners ‘assets’ including methodology and tools; Building the people - 10%

Developing the financial services team through mentoring Bridging connections across different teams and geographies to share knowledge across Sia Partners

Qualifications What skills and experience are we looking for?

6 to 8+ years' total experience experience across consulting and financial services institutions Consulting experience from a recognised, top-tier consulting firm in the financial services industry. Experience in both short and long term transformation programmes Experience in one or more of the following areas: Investment banking Retail banking Insurance Asset Management Excellent written and verbal communications skills Excellent project management, interpersonal and teamwork skills Strong data analysis skills

What academic qualifications do you need?

Bachelor’s Degree (2:1) or international equivalent Professional qualifications (ie CIMA or ACA) or Masters are preferred but not essential

Additional information Sia Partners is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment, including hiring, promotion, remuneration, or discipline, are based solely on performance, competence, conduct, or business needs.

Sia Partners is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment, including hiring, promotion, remuneration, or discipline, are based solely on performance, competence, conduct, or business needs.