Project Manager/Business Analyst - Issuer Services & New Digital Markets (f/m/d)

Finance / Accounting

Location:Frankfurt am Main, DE

Field of Activity

Reporting to the Head of Issuer CSD Services, you will be responsible for identifying and understanding both the internal and external needs of the business, identifying appropriate solutions whilst at the same time managing the process right through and ensuring successful execution. In your role as Product Expert and Business Analyst, you help the Issuer CSD Product range to grow in one or more assigned product lines, especially in issuer services developments in new technology. As a skilled and experienced product and business analyst you have a proven ability to strategize the full lifecycle of product production — from conception through to release.

  • Initiate, manage and implement projects related to the Issuer CSD strategy of Clearstream, with a particular focus on developments in new technology
  • Identify and understand both internal and external needs for given product development initiatives
  • Identify appropriate solutions – evaluate related required change, prepare Impact Analysis, documentation of high – level concept, business requirements, and reviewing of specification and other IT deliverables
  • Work with Product, IT, Sales, Relationship Management, Operations colleagues to Identify, assess, propose and execute operational process improvements and revenue generating opportunities
  • Partner with IT architecture to define architecture standards and guidelines for strategy implementation
  • Analyse and determine appropriate technical and non-technical solutions to both internal and external customers’ needs
  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis of proposed initiative and projects
  • Assist with maintaining adequate legal, tax and competitive watch infrastructure
  • Perform cost-benefit and needs analysis of existing/potential products
  • Establish, develop, and maintain positive internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Supply management with reports on customer needs, problems, interests, competitive activities, and potential for new products and services
  • Continuously improve through feedback

Qualifications/required skills

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in business or a related field
  • Minimum of 5 years professional and practical experience the financial services industry, especially in security issuance
  • A natural drive to take the initiative in order to “get things done”
  • Able to work independently as well as a flexible team player in an international environment
  • Very strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional analytical skills, numeracy literate, strong negotiation, and presentation skills
  • Spoken and written fluency in business English and German
  • od kledge of MS Office products (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Organized with attention to detail and excellent follow-through
  • Proven project management skills – leading cross-functional teams
  • Ability to build productive business professional relationships