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Manager Project

London, Gt Lon, United Kingdom
October 04, 2016

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Well-presented individual with excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain goodwill, co-operation and effective working relationships. Ability to work in a pressured environment and cope with the demand of working to tight deadlines. Proven experience within investment banking with strong control awareness and understanding of the key controls required.

Over 10 years’ combined experience in providing project delivery within operational risk and specialised MI reporting services with a proven ability to manage and operate effectively with senior management. Exceptional negotiation skills, with assertiveness to champion ideas, question and challenge assumptions, with the ability to exercise tact and diplomacy. Strong knowledge of products relating to emerging markets with extensive mathematical and quantitative skills related to the above. Over four years experience of managing teams directly and indirectly.

Education and Qualifications

• 1998 – 2002 London Guildhall University

• BA (Hons) Accounting with Accounting Systems

Computer Literacy

SIMS, SAP, Sage 50, Sage 100, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Apple Mac

Career Summary

Apr 16 – Present Deutsche Bank

Senior Manager Regime (SMR) Project Manager/Global Transaction Banking Investment Banking

• Meeting deliverables covering the entire IAR structure including senior managers, certified individuals and conduct.

• Provide advisory, monitoring and support service to enable senior managers to fulfill their responsibilities under the Senior Management Regime.

• Manage the initiation, planning, execution and delivery for the senior manager regime regulation.

• Building and maintaining strong relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders, with significant exposure to various senior leaders from across the organization.

• Challenge the status quo to ensure the bank is compliant to financial regulation.

• Establish, coordinate and produce information and reporting via MI, dashboards, highlighting areas of risk and non-compliance to evidence adherence to the SMR and associated conduct rules.

Apr 15 – Jan 16 Deutsche Bank

Non-Financial Risk (NFR) Reporting Project Manager/CB&S Operational Risk Management Investment Banking

• Deliver reporting and monitoring around Non-Financial Risks within Corporate Banking and Securities (CB&S), introducing new reports, dashboards and tooling to support this. Driving the definition, design and delivery of the required reports.

• Defining the Non-Financial Risk reporting and tooling strategy around 3 LoD, benefits and business case for Controls & Conduct Group (CCG).

• Propose CCG Non-Financial Risk reporting and tooling roadmap and deliverables.

• Work with users and technology to design user interface for all key user groups.

• Work with control owners and other stakeholders to determine best means of presenting non-financial risk and control information.

• RCSA process requirements and data sources agreed and prioritised with the business.

• Define CCG Non-Financial Risk reporting and tooling requirements for each planned release.

• Daily issue resolution around implementation for resource, scope, budget and quality.

• Create and execute communication and implementation plan.

• Manage delivery and testing of tooling provided by Technology partners.

• Conduct Post-Implementation review of project deliveries, reports and tooling.

Feb 14 – Feb 15 HSBC

Senior BI Analyst – Project Lead /Market Ops, Global Business Intelligence Investment Banking

• Deliver reporting migrations of remaining BAU processes in London, identifying appropriate processes within the business line and managing the transition into the central team within the GSC.

• Provide a comprehensive improvement of MI to a number of key consumers covering Operations, Front Office and external regulators across all of the Global Markets sites.

• Relationship Management - Owning key senior management relationships, being the principal partner for MI and data related queries and development. Ensuring stakeholders are informed, engaged and aware, act as escalation point for the BAU process.

• Working with the business to identify future MI requirements, designing new BAU processes to support, leveraging strategic architecture where possible and integration into the GSC.

• Feed into strategic transformation programme as the GBI SME and ensure alignment of new process designs for reporting across all back office operations.

• Managing the offshore team in Kuala Lumpur to ensure SLA's and PLA's are met.

• Direct liaison with Operations MANCOM members, Global and Regional Operations Leads and Control Managers, BRCM - Operations Risk and Control, Operational Risk and Internal Control, Compliance, Internal Audit, External Regulators, Product Control, Production teams in Global Service Centres.

Mar 12 – Sep 12 Renaissance Capital Investment Banking

Global Management Reporting

• Assess the current operational and MI landscape, highlighting areas of improvement within process, data quality and efficiency within the global financial reporting and financial control lines.

• Undertaking financial analysis and research to support new business initiatives and resource allocation decisions.

• Partnering with business managers to ensure relevant, informative MI and financial analysis is provided as required.

• Produce timely and relevant financial reporting to the board.

• External statutory guidance and review to support the reporting process for results announcements and annual reports.

• Prepare ad hoc financial analysis for senior management.

• Ensuring adherence to governance of process.

Sep 11 – Jan 12 Deutsche Bank

GCT Management Reporting and Accounting Investment Banking

• Co-ordination, monitoring and enforcement of global P&L submission deadlines.

• Produce and report consolidated global GCT daily Flash and Actual P&L using Cognos.

• Provision of Flash to Actual difference explanations to GCT Senior Management and FDs.

• Production, review and analysis of foreign currency exposure including sell off responsibilities and SAP journals to allocate book ccy and LFC between profit centres.

• Production, review and analysis of Transfer Pricing information.

• Investigation and provision of commentary on daily Buy and Hold VAR outliers.

• Involvement in various working groups relating to MAFA, book hierarchy, GCT MIS dbs rewrite, FED risk based P&L reporting, DART hierarchy clean up, Transfer Pricing reporting initiatives.

Aug10 – Jul 11 Deutsche Bank

Senior Analyst – Emerging Markets Debt Analytics Investment Banking

• Work with the head of EM Debt Analytics to define a ‘book of work’ that provides key stakeholders with timely information covering revenues, costs and balance sheet data.

• Production and enhancement of the MI reporting, providing commentary, profiling and forecasting for the Emerging Markets, Credit Derivatives and Bond market drivers with an emphasis on credit products (Corporate bonds and CDS) for MENA, LATAM and EMEA.

• Producing quantitative and qualitative reports to support strategic and business planning process.

• Provide analysis of GCT VBM performance summaries and quarterly analysis (KPIs).

• Define MIS reporting requirements for the transition from business objects to Qlikview.

• Overall responsibility for the off shoring of reporting to Chennai.

Nov 09 – Aug 10 Royal Bank of Scotland

Technical Analyst – Global Banking & Markets Investment Banking

• Asset data management for the RBS Asset Protection Scheme (APS) to deliver a more accurate and timely output from strategic online database reporting tool.

• Introduction of QA, centralised process controls to align to the APS governance and provide remediation and development to achieve a state of golden source and improve reporting efficiencies.

• Provide analytical insight on reference data changes, data feeds, and other system outputs to ensure data meets business and APS scheme rules.

• Analyse data quality and reference data issues, tracking through various systems to identify root cause, and work with IT platforms to correct.

• Liaise with front office, credit risk, finance and group finance to understand their existing technical and business landscape with regards to monthly data submissions.

• Provide on-going systems development, systems support, functional and UAT testing.

Aug 07 – Jan 09 ABN AMRO/RBS

Pipeline Manager – Transaction Banking Investment Banking

• Responsible for the global expansion of the ABN AMRO Global Client Relationship Management system (CRM).

• Manage the legacy CRM system alignment with the new Global Client Relationship Management System, to provide business reporting.

• Provide overview and expertise on CRM to RBS management during the integration of RBS/ABN systems.

• Development of MI reporting from the CRM system.

• Manage the on-going development and provide technical and functional support for the banks CRM pipeline tool.

• Technical support for training of users on deal input.

• Compliance areas include ensuring the governance of deal input and implementing AML rules within the transaction monitoring system.

• Areas of reporting are deal status reporting, regular overviews on pipeline to all stakeholders, executive Summaries to senior management and providing ad-hoc global reports for the business.

Feb 07 – Mar 07 Finance Analyst - Finance and Operations Standard & Poor’s

Nov 06 – Feb 07 SEO Accountant/Analyst DfES

Aug 06 – Oct 06 Assistant Accountant/Analyst Transport for London

Apr 04 – Jul 06 Eurasia Resource Co-Coordinator / Analyst BBC World Services

Sep 03 – Mar 04 Assistant Accountant Sthree

Aug 03 – Sep 03 Assistant Accountant Hemscott Group Limited

Oct 02 – Mar 03 Finance Officer/Accounts Assistant Cambridge Education Assoociates

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