Job Description

Will laptop be provided : NO

Years of exp : 8+

Hybrid/WFO : Hybrid 

Must to have skillset :  Product knowledge , Control mindset , Knowledge of F2B processes, Good communication skills

Good to have skillset : Background on Data lineage , Data governance projects




                                                                   ISG DATA Role


Company Profile

Client is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments, and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries. As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence, and strong team ethic. Client can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture. #LI-NH1



Department Profile

ISG has created an ISG Data Group (IDG) to provide single point of accountability for the full spectrum of data related commercial initiatives. This ranges from the defensive risk reduction aspects of data security (both internal and external), through operational efficiency from improving data quality, to helping enhance revenue through further leveraging our data assets for providing services to our clients.


The ISG Divisional Data Office (DDO) is part of IDG and is responsible for the oversight and integrity of the data used for senior management, regulatory or client reporting, or used by internal controls. Using a risk-based prioritization methodology, the team is responsible for working with control groups to prioritize key data which may require improvements in the controls to ensure integrity of that data.


Position Description

Client is seeking a consultant who will work with the rest of the Front Office Data team to review key front office processes and the associated control framework, identify any control gaps and define remediation plans doe these gaps. The ideal candidate would have a strong control mindset, good understanding of complex financial products and ideally would have worked in a control function like Risk Management, Audit or a FO control unit.


This role is not suitable for candidates with heavy data architecture background, applications developers, or candidates with predominantly a project management background.

Skill Requirements

8+ years of experience in the financial services industry.

Experience in people/team management

Knowledge of financial products / asset classes / risk measures

Knowledge of the trade lifecycle & F2B data lineage/data flow experience

Strong risk and control mindset, background in an independent control function preferred

Project Management - ability to scope, plan, and execute projects

Ability to build & maintain credible relationships


Primary Responsibilities

Assess prioritization of various data initiatives

Develop SME knowledge around key data governance processes and controls

Conduct control coverage assessment, identify any control gaps, and develop remediation plans

Provide guidance & supervision to other team members

Track progress of the initiatives against timelines, provide status report to Senior Management and highlight risks and dependencies to meeting planned deadlines.