Barclays Analyst - FIG Americas in New York City, New York
Barclays is an international financial services provider engaged in personal banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management with an extensive presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. Barclays’ purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 135,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.
For further information about Barclays, please visit our websitewww.barclays.com.
Barclays offers investment banking products and services in the US through Barclays Capital Inc.
Barclays Values and Diversity
Our common purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. We’ll measure and reward our people, not just on commercial results, but on how they live our Values of/Respect/,/Integrity/,/Service/,/Excellence/and/Stewardship/and bring them to life every day. To find out more about working at Barclays and the development opportunities we offer please visit our websitewww.barclays.com
We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds.
It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.
Risk and Control Objective
/All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards/
Overall Purpose of the Role
As an Analyst in the Corporate Banking – FIG Americas, you will gain a broad understanding of the corporate banking business by working on a variety of assignments across FIG sectors.
Analysts participate as full members of teams engaged in delivering Barclays’ corporate banking platform to sector clients: specifically, transaction banking and liquidity solutions, trade and debt finance solutions, as well as working with our investment banking colleagues across the broader product suite.
The specific responsibilities of the role may include credit analysis and business modelling, industry research, coordination of internal and external processes and assistance in the preparation of proposals, other written materials, and events.
You will have responsibility for: · Supporting excellent client service and assist the Relationship Director and team building deep long lasting relationships with sophisticated treasury teams · Assisting the Relationship Director and team with managing a portfolio of large, multinational corporations that have sophisticated corporate banking needs on a global basis · Supporting the team when responding to customers dealing with a range of requests including any calls in Relationship Directors’ absence · Supporting the team with ad-hoc internal projects
Work with the Relationship Director to develop a sustainable portfolio of Corporate Bank business through increasing wallet share and winning new business on a prudent and selective basis in line with the Firm’s credit and reputational risk appetite for the specific Industry stripe · Assist the Relationship Director with product knowledge, sales research, customer relationship development, and research into solutions to meet customers’ needs · Support the production and updating of business plans for key accounts – including ongoing research about client activity, business performance and market updates
Support the building of strong relationships with product partners on a global basis – Investment Bank, Barclaycard, Wealth – with the objective of delivering relevant ideas to the client set within the Industry sector
Key Accountabilities and Skills Required
/Customer Sales & Service- 50%/
Delivering against financial and customer objectives, by: · Supporting existing customers by providing excellent service · Researching prospective customers to support the development of new relationships and help win new business – while doing so you should be cognisant of the Banks credit & reputational risk appetite for the specific Industry sector. · Working with the Investment Bank, sector industry specialists as appropriate for solution delivery · Working with product partners and the wider Barclays Group to increase wallet share – Investment Bank, Barclaycard, Wealth · Adherence to pricing policies for debt, trade, credit balances & money transmission information · Using prioritisation (DPG) model to ensure regular contact with customers, including strategic annual review, service meetings and complaint resolution.
Assist the Relationship Director in: o On boarding processes o Know Your Client management o Meeting preparation o Developing an understanding of clients and market sector o Develop effective negotiation skills through participation in meetings (internal and external) o Develop pricing and due diligence understanding o Accurate and timely recording of pipeline opportunities and updates o Complete call reports for all meetings
/Risk Management & Control - 20%/
Delivering against risk objectives, by: · Operating in accordance with CB risk appetite and lending procedures and the sector specific protocols · Support the monitoring and regulation of a robust records management framework · Ensure high standards of data quality are maintained at all times · Working to continuously improve credit knowledge and expertise · Building an effective working partnership with credit colleagues · Ensure compliance with mandatory risk policies and procedures relating to credit conformance and regulatory, operational, legal risk and Financial Crime.
/Team Working – 30%/ * Participate in team meetings, including suggestions for ways of improving the way we do business. * Seek, share and embed best practice (Relationship, Risk & Servicing, Processes) * Establish and actively manage own personal development plan and seek to improve in areas of development through undertaking the necessary training, skills development and coaching (Sales, Service and Managing Risk) · Participate in Barclays events to support the wider community · Develop personal relationships with market participants · Enact the Barclays Values
Basic Qualifications o BA/BS Degree o Strong written and oral communication skills o Excellent Word, PowerPoint, Excel skills
Preferred Qualifications o Working knowledge and prior experience with financial modelling, credit and financial analysis* *Competencies o Commercial Effectiveness: Including, client/customer focus and commerciality skills. o Control Environment: Including, risk management. o Business Skills: Including, decision making, negotiation skills, having the ability to execute and knowledge of the financial industry. o Personal & Interpersonal Skills: Including, communication, influence and collaboration. o Technical Knowledge: Including, credit, IT and financial, Knowledge and Expertise o Knowledge of the Bank’s processes, products, services and policies required to undertake the role: o Detailed knowledge of the Corporate and Investment Banks income drivers. o Detailed knowledge of corporate banking products and propositions (trade, debt, money transmission, credit cards, deposits etc). o A working knowledge of the Investment Bank’s product set (Bonds, Loans, Commercial Paper, derivative products etc). o Credit risk management – ability to interpret a company’s financial statements and broader publicly available market information including research reports, broker notes etc. o An understanding of policies and procedures to perform the job including credit, KYC and product. o Knowledge of the corporate bank’s competitive position across each product set (cash management, cards etc) as well as Barclays broader market position. o An understanding of how the economic and regulatory environment impacts Barclays and the effect this has on our client’s businesses. o Comprehensive knowledge of mandatory Risk policies and procedures relating to credit conformance and regulatory, operational and legal risk. o An understanding of the corporate bank’s pricing and risk models.
Title: Analyst - FIG Americas
Location: New York-New York City
Requisition ID: *00245492