Reference Data Strategic Lead -Director

City of London Permanent £150,000 - £200,000
  • data management
  • data technology

About Our Client

Leading Investment Bank

Job Description

Conceptualising, syndicating and delivering the forward-looking strategy for Reference Data Product, essentially ensuring our data product is fit-for-purpose for the lines-of-business evolving needs

· Designing and delivering integrated Ref-Data-as-a-Service (RDaaS) strategic solutions with the Business and our Instrument data, this includes (but not limited to) History, Challenge, Override, Shared Contribution, Entitlements

· Working closely with Change and Technology to ensure efforts and priorities are aligned, i.e. supporting necessary short term as well as strategic efforts

· Partnering with Instrument Change to ensure that all lines-of-business migrate their data consuming applications from non-authoritative sources to our strategic Instrument data sources

The Successful Applicant

Solid understanding of Instrument Reference Data - Equity, Rates, Credit, Mortgages, Public Finance and Exchange Traded Derivatives

· Comfortable with Front-Office Data, prior experience functioning in roles and functions that are highly data-driven and that required understanding of data models and flows, and are related to business requirements

· Strong operating model and change management capabilities with experience in both tactical and strategic programmes

· Innovative, forward thinker with a decent grasp of new technologies, competitive landscapes, marketplace, and regulatory environment

· Excellent analytical skills, with the ability to present fact-based recommendations in a clear, logical, and concise way: "tell a story" with data

What's on Offer

A newly created role in a leading Investment Bank which is a high profile role and will be growing rapidly in the firm.

Sumrana Saleem
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CIO & IT Leadership
CIO & IT Leadership Subsector
Financial Services
City of London
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