Citi Product Development for Synthetic PB in London, United Kingdom

  • Primary Location: United Kingdom,England,London

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Institutional Sales

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17050413


Job Purpose:

To help develop and future proof the design, and to safeguard the investment being made in the synthetic PB platform.

This role will drive the activities and ensure that the end goals are achieved.

This person will also work closely with the regional and global product heads, to ensure the multiple demands are satisfied.

Job Background/context:

The Synthetic PB business has grown significantly and is an area of focused investment.

The business continuously reviews product strategy to ensure we are providing our clients the best front to back service and is able to scale to meet the growth plans for the business.

This person will play a pivotal role in developing the platform in an efficient and timely manner.

This would be a senior role in the group with significant potential due to the groups broad mandate.

Key Responsibilities:

•Primary Business architect to lead the Strategic Platform development – working closely with I/T to define and deliver an improved platform

•Platform Management – oversight of daily activities from a business lens (tech releases, capacity management, user feedback)

•Business enhancements and auxiliary BoW – ownership and prioritisation of urgent new requirements (client, regulatory, urgent fixes)

•Benefits realisation – provide transparency, oversight and tracking

•Change Management – review and re-design of the end to end operating model. Ensure optimal processes and procedures.

•Incident Management and resolution– set up improved process : management, co-ordination, resolution and lessons learnt of swaps issues (including system access, reporting, margin, risk, client impact, P/L)

•Automation and enhancement of Controls Framework – including capacity, operational processes, operational risk, control issues (in conjunction with Business Management)

Development Value:

There is significant development opportunity in this role due to the business nature of this role.

We are looking for somebody to develop a strong understanding of the Synthetic Prime and Delta 1 businesses.



•Knowledge of Prime Finance and Delta 1

•Good end to end processing and operational knowledge

•Track record of successfully delivering change


•Strong written and oral communication skills

•Use of the standard MS products but must be proficient in Excel or Access and PowerPoint.

•Structured approach to project delivery


•Degree or equivalent business experience

•Language skills would be an advantage but are not essential


•Strong written and oral communication skills

•Use of the standard MS products but must be proficient in Excel or Access and PowerPoint.

•Structured approach to project delivery


•A detailed and highly organised individual is required who can play a role in structuring work

•They have to be a team player, as the demands of the job will require interaction with all members of the team

•The candidate will need to be able to manage virtual project teams with a wide range of stakeholders

Exceptional candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered for the role provided they have the necessary skills and experience.

Valuing Diversity:

Demonstrates an appreciation of a diverse workforce. Appreciates differences in style or perspective and uses differences to add value to decisions or actions and organisational success.

Citi is an Equal Opportunities Employer