IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is the world’s leading and largest consulting organization. Our consultants bring together all of IBM’s capabilities to provide end-to-end, transformative solutions with unmatched expertise. The GBS Financial Services is seeking a Senior Consultant to help drive strategy and change with our clients by addressing their business problems by leveraging the full strengths of the IBM portfolio including cutting edge cognitive solutions. You will be responsible for executing financial service strategy, technology and support services engagements with leading financial industry firms across the marketplace. Partnering with senior client managers and IBM leadership you must demonstrate organizational management, leadership and innovative thinking to drive business transformation, advance corporate objectives, and achieve consensus with key stakeholders across organizations.Responsibilities include:
Navigate the complex environment of working within the largest financial services institutions in the world
Deliver subject matter expertise in capital markets and asset management across all asset classes, trade life-cycle, and regulatory requirements (E.g. Dodd-Frank, EMIR, Basel III)
Design, develop, and deliver either front/middle or back end office support.
Conceptualize and develop relevant use cases, proof-of-concepts (POC), and proof-of-value (POV)
Manage client relationships
In this role, you will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients and will be required to travel up to 75%. Candidates residing in New York City, Boston, Charlotte or Chicago or within a 50 mile radius of an international airport on the East coast are preferred, but all locations will be considered.(2252) WWBASCMIBMGlobal Business Services helps leaders transform their businesses with dedicated expertise in eighteen industries. Around the world, IBMers’ expertise in advanced research, analytics and technology helps clients envision the future and succeed. It’s exciting work to innovate with others and make the world work better—and a great opportunity for you. At IBM, the candidate will help us make markets by transforming industries and professions with data. They will work to remake enterprise IT for the era of cloud, enable “systems of engagement” for enterprises, and lead by example. Don’t join a consulting firm, join IBM.
At least 3 years’ experience in providingFront, middle or back office support for 2 or more financial products including: equity, fixed income, exchange-traded derivatives, bank debt,over-the-counter contractual (OTCs), futures, commodities, options, foreign exchange, mortgages and repo’s.
At least 3 years’ experience with project implementation or execution experience with key industrial vendors use.
Must have experience with at least two (2) of the vendor applications: Advent/Geneva, SCI Trust of Global Wealth, Charles River, Fidessa, Live data, Murex, Calypso, Thomson/Beta, Bloomberg, Blackrock/Aladdin.
At least 3 years experience interacting with various internal departments such as fund Accounting, Treasure, Investor Relations and/or Legal/Compliance.
At least 3 years experience calculating and processing fund and account activities, e.g. supporting Net Asset Value (NAV), Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) yields.
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.