Basel 3 Business Analyst - Collateral at Capco, London, 6 Months initial, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Jan 16, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Job Description:

Capco is looking for an experienced Basel 3 Business Analyst - Collateral to assist us on what will initially be a 6-month long contract assignment.

Within the Global Banking (GB) Basel III Reform Programme, this role sits under the Core Banking work stream which is mandated to capture GB requirements for Basel 3 Reform with a particular focus on implications for limit management and transactional / product systems.

The role holder will be expected to work closely with stakeholders to define and agree the necessary scope, deliver clear and concise requirements, document as-is business processes, perform gap analysis, define to-be processes, ultimately ensuring all changes required to in-scope systems and business processes to meet the regulations are captured, articulated, understood and agreed by all stakeholders. As the programme progresses, involvement in guiding and shaping implementation activities and acceptance testing will be required.

Key Skills andExperience:

  • Understanding of end to end credit process and hands-on experience with limit management / credit risk systems
  • Deep understanding of Wholesale credit risk and risk parameters, ideally gained within regulatory projects
  • Knowledge of Global Banking products and product systems from a credit risk and RWA perspective
  • Experience of all stages within the Programme / Project lifecycle including initiation, scope definition, requirements gathering and traceability, testing, training
  • Presentation of complex ideas succinctly, both verbally and in written form
  • Preparation of content for and presentation to governance forums and senior stakeholders
  • Generation of business requirements documentation and strong process mapping skills
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills, stakeholder engagement and management
  • Significant experience of working with a combination of Relationship Bankers, Credit Risk, Regulatory Reporting, and Finance teams globally
  • Working within agile project delivery
  • Previous delivery of CRD4 and Basel 2/3 is highly desirable

Domain Knowledge

  • Credit Risk framework
  • Risk parameters: PD, LGD, EAD, EL, RWA
  • Regulatory Framework and Basel III accord
  • Understanding of risk management and credit mitigants
  • Knowledge of the full spectrum of Global Banking & Markets products and services from risk perspective
  • Overall financial services industry knowledge with specific functional expertise


  • Business & Systems Analysis, Requirements Management, Process re-engineering
  • Highly proactive and able to work independently
  • Taking ownership of the deliverables and achieving desired outcome within agreed timescales
  • Excellent communication, inter-personal and negotiating skills
  • Excellent decision making and problem solving ability
  • Advanced judgmental skills to identify, record and resolve problems
  • Experience of working with disparate teams and resources located remotely
  • Proven ability to work across regions whilst maintaining a global perspective
  • Proven ability to work with senior stakeholders and business sponsors
  • Ability to research and develop themes for client deep dive sessions and internal business meetings
  • Strong IT skills (including Word, Excel, Powerpoint etc)