Senior Treasury Consultant

Recruiter
FIS Global
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent

FIS is the world's largest global provider dedicated to financial technology solutions. FIS empowers the financial world with software, services, consulting and outsourcing solutions focused on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, trade enablement, transaction processing and record-keeping.

FIS' more than 55,000 worldwide employees are passionate about moving our clients' business forward. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries, and our technology powers billions of transactions annually that move over $9 trillion around the globe.

FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor's 500?? Index.

Senior Consultant within the FIS Professional Services team, are responsible for delivering training and consultancy during the implementation projects of our AvantGard Quantum and Analytics solutions, across our EMEA client base with a special focus on the Analytics product.

The candidate will engage with treasury resources within the client's business, in order to understand their overall requirements and advise how the system can best be configured to meet those requirements. In order to operate at this level, you will need to display a thorough understanding of the AvantGard Quantum and Analytics product.

The autonomy attached to this role requires an individual with initiative, and the ability to think through a problem to deliver a solution.

Responsibilities

  • Execute Professional Services contracts by delivering predominantly on-site consultancy
  • Provide Treasury expertise and resolve specific product issues
  • Assist clients to configure licensed modules and deliver training as required
  • Develop a sound understanding of the fundamental modules within at least one of the AvantGard Treasury products
  • Develop an understanding of the database structure by utilising report writing tools
  • Provide continual feedback to the project manager promptly highlighting any potential issues to allow a pro-active solution to be offered

Position Requirements:


Essential Experience

  • Experience in consulting and/or software application implementations in a Treasury or Banking context
  • Proven understanding of the Corporate Treasury space.
  • Clear understanding of treasury workflows and processes.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of financial operational and business processes.
  • Knowledge of Accounting practises.
  • Knowledge of financial instruments (FX, MM, Derivatives, FRA, Bonds etc.)
  • Awareness and appreciation of Treasury markets and clients within the region.
  • Perfectly fluent in English. A second European language is an advantage.
  • AMCT qualification (or equivalent) preferred but not essential

Soft Skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to build, maintain strong client relationships.
  • Experienced in understanding current consulting and project management practices.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Able to take the initiative and work independently or in a team.

Desirable Technical Skills

  • SQL/RDBMS technical ability
  • Crystal Reports knowledge