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Senior Consultant - Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC)

Job Description

Job Description

  • Performed Senior Business Analysis/Functional Consultant roles on Business & Technology Transformation Programmes, with banking clients; helping achieve their business, technology, strategic and regulatory compliance goals,

  • Contribute to practice activities such as Capability Development, Knowledge Management, Proposition or Solution Development

  • Develop focused Thought Leadership assets including industry 'points of view' or 'white papers', podcasts, blogs, video interviews etc

  • Coach and Mentor members of the team

Candidate Description

  • Previous experience of working in a similar capacity in other Consultancy or Financial Services Industry

  • An appreciation of business and technical requirements and the ability to bridge the gap between the two

  • Understanding of the changes taking place in the industry including partnership ecosystems, use of emerging technologies (AI, ML, Cloud, Blockchain), new regulatory compliance obligations and operating models

  • Experience and familiarity working with current priority regulations such as MAR< SCA, SMCR, MiFID II, PRIIPS, COREP, Operational Resilience, AIFMD, TCF

  • Experience of managing a small to medium sized teams to execute mid-size program of work or of leading work streams within a larger program of work

  • Ability to develop creative strategic solutions to solve our clients' business and compliance problems, and create accompanying execution roadmaps to implement the changes

  • Has worked in a global delivery environment and with distributed teams,

  • Ability to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues as well as on your own. A team player, able to ork collaboratively with colleagues across different disciplines, geographies, cultures and skill sets

  • Excellent communicator able to deliver a concise message either verbally, or in writing to senior internal and external stakeholders

  • Analytical thinker, able to quickly assess problems and identify appropriate solutions / options

  • Open-minded and pragmatic, with ability to guide teams to build customized tools/ templates for the engagements

  • Flexible and enthusiastic about gaining new experiences across different clients and adapting to different, challenging environments,

  • Experience in RegTech solutions - applying technology solutions to automate, digitize, standardize, scale and optimize responses to regulatory compliance and ongoing business value,

  • Deep experience of working within the Financial Services industry or Industry consulting, preferably within the banking, wealth management, cards and payments or investment sub-sectors.

Employer Description

Cognizant (NASDAQ:CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant has over 280,000 employees as of January 2021. Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 1000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world., Cognizant's Banking & Financial Services (BFS) Consulting unit is seeking talented consultants with extensive business analysis and consultative experience of executing large-scale business change and IT solutions for BFS clients. This role provides an opportunity to join a rapidly growing, high energy and entrepreneurial team working with leading UK & Europe based clients., Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @Cognizant.