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Business Analyst / PM - Agile Enterprise eCommerce Front Office - Investment Bank

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Recruiter: Adlam Consulting
Listed on: 20th September
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £600 - £650
Salary Notes: 600 - 650 per day
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

Business Analyst / PM - Agile Enterprise eCommerce Front Office - Investment Bank

  • Strong experience as a Business Analyst, or strong experience as a Business Analyst with PM experience, or ex-Software Developer with relevant experience in a trading environment
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills as well as reporting capabilities
  • Strong communication and presentation skills both verbal and written
  • Experience in defining and executing end-to-end tests on trading systems
  • Experience in defining and detailing acceptance criteria
  • Experience with working with in-house development teams
  • Experience working in an Agile delivery methodology
  • Experience of working in a formal project process methodology
  • Familiarity with defect logging systems and defect testing and re-testing cycles
  • Experience working with distributed teams
  • Experience co-ordinating activities within an enterprise environment
  • Strong SQL
  • Business Analysis skills
  • Project management skills
  • Systems verification skills
  • Ability to liaise effectively with developers, business and other stakeholders
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a formal project process
  • Business oriented, positive, resilient, full of stamina with a clear focus on results and deliveries
  • Be creative, innovative, pro-active and convincing in terms of finding solutions
  • Reliable and demonstrates strong ownership of assigned perimeter


  • Strong understanding of the trading business and associated products
  • Prior exposure to trading systems used by clients (such as Bloomberg, or similar)
  • Experience in testing complex flows distributed across multiple systems
  • Have a good understanding of Capital Market deal flow from pricing to booking


To further enhance our offering, we are seeking to appoint a Business Analyst  / Project Manager within the Client & Sales team, with proven experience in working with the business and IT teams to analyze ongoing functional change within complex chains of systems and validate the implementation by actively participating to the UAT phase.

This role combines business analysis and project management, with the exact split to be determined on a project by project basis. Experience in both disciplines is preferred.

The role is highly client facing and will involve a strong interaction particularly with Product Management, Sales, Trading and Compliance in the Front Office.


  • Liaise with business sponsors and users  to capture business requirements and provide functional specifications
  • Define, coordinate and execute front to back business level testing and the validation of new business-critical functionalities and/or bug fixes
  • Daily engagement with users to gather feedback and details about the usage of the applications maintained by the team
  • Provide and maintain user guides
  • Liaise with Development  teams to ensure accurate functional coverage and validate test scenarios
  • Ensure all functional requirements are fully satisfied to a high quality prior to release
  • Identify and escalate risks and issues

Adlam Consulting operates as an Employment Agency & an Employment Business Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Contact Name: Adlam Consulting
Reference: TJ/7528/JSADL03080
Job ID: 2980237

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