Senior Consultant – Banking (Asset Management)

Industry: Professional Services

Job Family: Consulting

21 Jan 2023


Full Time

United States

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 In the U.K, our Banking practice works collaboratively with Tier 1 investment & retail banks, asset managers designing, implementing and managing solutions for our clients focused on our core offerings:

Commercial and Investment Banking (CIB) Consumer Banking Finance & Risk Management Non-Financial Risks Regulation & Compliance Payments Sustainable Finance / ESG Wealth and Asset Management 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 Senior Consultant, you will be responsible for…

Delivering high quality work with limited oversight. Leading work-streams or small projects across Regulation and Compliance. Supporting the delivery of projects, potentially working across several clients in the UK and, if required, support overseas engagements. Supporting the development of content and pitches for practice-related opportunities and proposals, specifically in the Regulatory and Compliance area Actively contributing to the development of Sia Partners assets and IP including methodology, tools, templates, guidelines and lead initiatives to continuously improve and integrate them with other Sia Partners assets across the Practice. Assisting in marketing campaigns and overall external positioning of Sia Partners and your practice across social networks. Facilitating own learning by self-study and receive training from more senior members of the organisation. Interacting with other industry teams within Sia Partners to share information. Building and maintaining your own external professional peer networks.

Qualifications What skills and experience are we looking for?

3-5 years'; Management Consulting experience, including experience from a recognised, top-tier consulting firm in the financial services industry and with previous asset management project experience; Proven experience in one or more of the following: Change management expertise: Strategy, Design, Analysis, Project Management, Build and Testing, Go-Live. Financial Services Compliance including key components and processes. Understanding of Financial Services products and lifecycle events. Capital Markets eco-system and participants. E.g. sell side, buy side, market infrastructure. Experience in Capital Management, Operations, Middle Office, Operational Risk, Liquidity Management Drafting policies and procedures including complains and conduct of business, compliance monitoring plans or regulatory business plans. Regulatory exposure in any of the following: MiFID II / MiFIR, Basel, IBOR, FRTB, CRD and CRR, SFTR or CSDR; Awareness of current and emerging financial crime risks Excellent written and verbal communications skills; Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills;

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.