BNY Mellon is a global financial services company focused on helping clients manage and service their financial assets, operating in 36 countries and serving more than 100 markets. BNY Mellon is a leading provider of financial services for institutions, corporations and high-net-worth individuals, providing superior asset management and wealth management, asset servicing, issuer services, clearing services and treasury services through a worldwide client-focused team.
Title of the position - Specialist, Bus Tech Liaison
Department - Portfolio Services
Portfolio Services process Corporate Actions and Income for all security markets across 8 sites globally. This covers the full life-cycle of the events from market announcement, reconciliation of holdings, gathering and sending of instructions, through to payment. Over 3 million Corporate Action and Income events were created and processed in 2020 by BNY Mellon. Portfolio Services is a dynamic and deadline driven environment, constantly evolving and adapting to market and regulatory changes.
Business Technology Liaison - IC3 Analyzes, defines and prioritizes business requirements and functional or operational specifications for moderate to large projects of increasing complexity. Provides consultation to all areas of IT and business management for the application of technology to support business opportunities and planning, implementation of cross-functional applications or systems. May allocate/coordinate work within a team/project. Elicits, challenges, and prioritizes business requirements. Translates into functional design and use case documents. Develops project scope, objectives, constraints and assumptions. Plans and formulates aspects of development proposals including the objective or purpose of projects, existing applications that can be utilized, and equipment and human resource requirements. Participates in and provides guidance on development of functional requirements and user documentation. Consults internal business groups on requirements, functional architecture and implementation. Uses thorough knowledge of business needs to provide design support to software and application development teams. Gathers and analyzes information to assist in the development of recommendations to address business objectives that span multiple business and technology areas. Works with business and technology teams to implement technology roadmap strategy. Trains users on new or enhanced applications and/or systems of moderate complexity. Serves as point of contact or subject matter expert for the business on specific systems. Provides technical consultation concerning business implications of application development projects. Supports testing of new or enhanced applications and/or systems and provides guidance to junior team members on case development, requirement traceability analysis, test preparation, script writing, and functional test execution. Uses broad knowledge of regulatory and legal requirements and BNY Mellon corporate policies involving risk and control to support the development of improved business processes through technology. Potential for small number of direct reports (no greater than 5), plus providing guidance to less experienced colleagues. Leads projects and allocates work accordingly. Contributes to the achievement of related teams objectives
Bachelors degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. 5-7 years of total work experience preferred. Technical experience preferred.
Working conditions and other information (working hours, full time, permanent etc.)
Monday to Friday – 35 hour week
• Annual Holiday – 25 Days, plus bank holidays and the ability to purchase a further 5 days
• Pension – 12% employer contribution
• Life Assurance, Income protection and Medical Insurance
• Education Assistance
• Cycle to work
• Health screening
• Season ticket loans for Travel
• Recognition and service awards
• 2 volunteering days per annum