Job Description

FS Technology Delivery Consultant – Capital Markets Practitioner

Location: London
Salary: Competitive Salary package and benefits
Career Level: (Accenture will be recruiting at the following levels: Specialist, Associate Manager and Manager)

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.

We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO

Accenture’s UK Capital Markets business has highlighted Technology as a key area of growth in 2021, in recognition of the significant industry trend and growing market in supporting clients with their complex transformation journeys.

Transformation is everywhere within Capital Markets – defining how our Clients operate and transforming how they work. Join Accenture and help major global investment banks, corporate banks, wealth managers and other financial service providers define & implement transformation roadmap. Accenture’s Capital Markets Technology helps our Clients understand how leveraging technology trends, such as Digital, Cloud, Virtualisation, Robotics & AI, can unlock value and opportunity, and helping them realise this value and opportunity.

Accenture’s Capital Markets Technology practice brings together a global network of highly skilled industry & technology practitioners. When combined with Accenture’s broader Strategy & Consulting practice and our global Technology network, we are able to bring together the unique ability to drive end to end business transformation.

You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways. You’ll join our project teams and lead delivery solving the most complex and exciting client challenges today.

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 

In our team you will learn:

  • How to develop deeper Capital Markets industry insights and understanding of complex industry challenges
  • How to provide practical solutions to real world problems across the Capital Markets industry.
  • How to help transform leading organisations and communities around the world.
  • How best to develop your technology & delivery skills and hone your talents within an innovative technology environment

In this role you will:

  • Deliver client change and transformation through implementation of Cloud business, architecture and engineering projects
  • Build trusted relationships with client and Accenture teams in a dynamic and challenging environment
  • Support building out Accenture’s Capital Markets Technology practice
  • Lead teams and support development of Accenture’s Capital Markets practice through people development and mentoring of more junior team members
  • Develop and identify sales opportunities that are aligned with client agendas, creating value-driven sales propositions

Set yourself apart:

  • Ability to successfully build relationships with clients and stakeholders
  • Mastery of problem solving and solutioning
  • Strong Academic Background, to Bachelors degree level or higher
  • Experience in the Investment Banking industry, including an understanding of Front, Middle and Back office processes and a high level understanding of the trade lifecycle
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a team environment with excellent client relationship/interpersonal skill, strong written and verbal communication skills and a strong professional presence. This should include excellent written (structured documents, presentations) and verbal communication skills (facilitation of meetings, presentation of materials)
  • Well-developed analytical skills including ability to work with poorly defined problems, provide clarity to complex issues or situations and synthesise large amounts of information and highlight salient points

What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services, we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com. 

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2021
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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Qualifications

Qualifications - External

We are looking for experience in the following skills:

  • Front to back trading lifecycle: Front, Middle and/or Back Office

  • Knowledge in financial products: OTC trades & exchange traded products, fixed income, commodities, FX, equities

  • Experience in implementing / migrating Murex, Calypso & other front to bank vendor or in-house developed platforms

  • Wholesale risk management: market, liquidity, counterparty risk management

  • Regulatory driven programmes such as IBOR transition, MiFID II, FRTB, CCAR, CSDR etc

  • Modern engineering skills & agile ways of working

  • Capital Markets private and public cloud experience

  • Complex application stacks in a regulated industry

  • Cloud architecture, infrastructure & applications

  • Data governance, analysis and transformation

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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