Global Spread Products – eTrading Product Development – VP

Citi - New York, NY3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $140,000 a year
EducationSkills
Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Institutional Banking
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job ID: 18071317

Description

About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi’s Mission and Value Proposition explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients’ and the public’s trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Role:
The Product Development team within Global Spread Products is seeking an experienced Product Manager. Reporting through the COO line, this person will work closely with sales, trading, banking and technology on multiple fronts to help execute strategic goals. Product Development sits at the intersection of sales, trading, structuring, capital markets origination and technology and is responsible for implementing process improvements and realizing senior management's vision. Our team oversees a wide array of front office systems including pricing and risk, trade capture, inventory management, origination, securitization, sales dashboards, management reporting, electronic trading and database management.

Background:
Global Spread Products is the primary source of capital for corporations, governments, and non-profits, providing liquidity and innovative solutions globally across the credit, municipal, and securitized markets.

Job Responsibilities:
Partner with various business lines to prioritize technology efforts, manage tactical projects and implement process improvements

Identify areas for improvement by working with users and their management teams; prototype solutions and develop business requirements or reengineer workflows as necessary

Collaborate with technology counterparts to define requirements and ensure proper governance over applications development, testing and releases

Partner with internal organizations such as finance, risk, middle office and compliance to improve cross functional workflows, feeds and reporting

Provide user training, solicit feedback and drive systems adoption

Maintain and prioritize detailed project plans

Respond to ad-hoc data requests and provide reporting as needed

Qualifications

Candidate is required to have a BA/BS

5+ years’ experience in project management, technology or business consulting. Front office experience preferred

Ability to work in a dynamic environment under tight deadlines with changing priorities

Experience with SQL, VBA, Qlikview, Cognos or other BI/data visualization tools is preferred

Strong data querying, MS Excel and quantitative skills required

Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to multi-task under tight deadlines

Must have strong attention to detail, be self-motivated and inquisitive with an interest in financial markets

Experience with Credit Trading (flow or structured), Securitized Markets, or other Fixed Income products a plus