Senior Business Manager/COO - Primary Markets - Investment Bank. A leading investment bank
are undertaking major transformation programme within their primary markets COO function
and have a fantastic opportunity for a senior business manager / COO to manage
operational, risk, complinace and transformation initiatives for the business.
As a Senior Business Manager / COO you will be responsible for a number of initiatives
across risk management, compliance, operational efficiency and business transformation,
interfacing with one or more of the ECM, DCM, leveraged finance, infrastructure & real
estate lending, leveraged acquisitions, structured loans and high yield bond business.
This is an ideal opportuntiy for a first time contractor, or someone just coming out of a
permanent role, to join a high impact, senior team who between them possess extensive
primary markets knowledge and experience.
You will have:
Proven track record in one or more top tier investment banks specifically in the primary
Demonstrable experience as a business manager, COO or in another front office operational
role for the primary markets
Strong understanding of the different types of risks in the primary markets (product,
operational, financial crime etc.)
Detailed knowledge of one or more of: ECM, DCM, leveraged finance, infrastructure & real
estate lending, leveraged acquisitions, structured loans or high yield bonds
Ability to affect transformational change on large scale, highly complex transformation
Experience facing off to desk heads within a primary markets business
Degree educated or higher from a leading academic institution
This is a £800-£1000/day contract role based London initially for six months with likely
renewals and possibility for permanent conversion.