Posted on February 3, 2016 · Posted in BANKING

Our client are searching for experienced Murex Business Analysts with strong commodities experience to join them on a permanent or long-term contract basis.

Job Description –

Reporting to the Lead Business Analyst, Commodities Technology, this role supports the delivery of strategic front to back infrastructure related initiatives, business enablement and ownership and standardisation of Technology and Operations processes

Key Skills Required

  • Knowledge of Physical and/or Financial Commodities is a must have, should have full front to back exposure of the lifecycle e.g. Energy, Softs etc. Preferably Precious Metals/Bullion Markets
  • Understanding of Financial derivatives for commodities
  • The BA should have technically sound, not necessarily a developer but understanding of the technical aspects of systems. Experience in Murex would be a plus.
  • Should have a clear understanding of technical jargon and should have good experience of writing BRD’s and FSD’s and work with technical teams for deliveries.
  • Key Roles & Responsibilities
  • Support delivery of key strategic infrastructure related initiatives e.g. Murex upgrade, Physical Commodities build out and Client ecommerce initiatives
  • Provide subject matter expertise across Derivatives front to back processes, in particular Commodities and Physical Commodities products and processes
  • Identify opportunities to standardise and streamline trade processing and process re-engineering
  • Direct stakeholder management with key stakeholders, such as Sales, Trading, Middle Office, Operations, Product Control and Market Risk, ensuring strong communication, transparency and appropriate prioritisation
  • Adherence to Ops Risk Framework standards of implementation and process management
  • Meet internal audit and compliance standards.
  • Partnership growth with the Middle office, Operations and Support RUN teams and technology BUILD teams
  • Proactively manage vendor delivery milestones and quality parameters


Qualifications & Skills

  • Good knowledge across derivative products with specific focus on trade capture, settlements, clearing and risk management processes
  • Domain expertise with Commodities products with a specific focus on Physical Commodities
  • Exposure to infrastructure related projects as a Subject Matter Expect, Business Analyst or Project Manager
  • Analytical mind-set, attention to detail, good presentation/communication and organisation skills
  • Murex experience is must

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • Excellent

Job Location:                  Singapore
Job Reference:               112605
Job Type:                         
Can hire on a contract or permanent basis
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