Senior Knowledge Analyst - Financial Risk

  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Elma, NY, United States
  • Jun 20, 2022
Full time

Job Description

WHAT YOU'LL DO

As a Senior Knowledge Analyst within BCG's Risk & Compliance Knowledge Team, you will work in a growing global team, support our consulting and client teams by providing expertise on risk management topics (especially related to market risk, credit risk, liquidity risk, treasury and balance sheet management, ESG risk management, risk analytics and technology, risk strategy and culture) and will contribute to the knowledge development and engagement for the broader Risk & Compliance practice across industries. Key activities include the development, ownership and maintenance of selected offerings, key benchmarks and databases (e.g., treasury survey, risk org benchmark survey etc.) linking with the broader content coverage of the risk management topic, close interaction and navigation with the Expert Risk & Compliance Team and its topic leaders, and alignment on broader practice area activities with the practice area management.

YOU'RE GOOD AT

• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to disaggregate issues, identify root causes and recommend solutions
• Operating comfortably in a client-facing role, managing demanding internal and external clients in a positive, service-oriented way, and able to develop trust quickly, building solid, mutually respectful relationships
• Communicating with senior stakeholders, being credible and proactive
• Flexibility, patience, and an understanding of demanding, and unstructured environments where priorities evolve constantly
• Applying topic/sector expertise when contributing to building and deploying a product/tool/data, taking different client contexts into account
• Working collaboratively and effectively in a group dynamic often virtual, proficient in Agile ways of working
• Strong business sense, entrepreneurial mindset and view on digital trends
• Applying risk management expertise when contributing to building and deploying a product/tool/prototype, taking different client contexts into account
• Self-starter with high working standards and ethics, and ability to maintain discretion if needed

YOU BRING (EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS)

  • 1-2+ years of consulting experience in business intelligence or risk management (especially related to market risk, credit risk, liquidity risk, treasury, ESG risk management, regulation); candidates with consulting experience strongly preferred
  • In lieu of consulting experience, 2+ years minimum industry experience required; 3-6+ years of industry experience strongly preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree required (advanced degree preferred)
  • Fluency in English; other languages requested in certain locations
  • Strong business acumen and problem-solving capabilities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

YOU'LL WORK WITH

As a Senior Knowledge Analyst you will collaborate with global topic leads and colleagues across BCG to bring expertise and capabilities to the service of our internal and external clients. Our team is made up of a diverse pool of knowledge positions that allow us to pursue exciting, innovative knowledge careers.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The Knowledge Team (KT) is a group of functional and/or industry experts leveraging deep domain knowledge to enable insight for case teams and clients. KT members are affiliated to BCG Practice Areas, plugged into the strategic agenda and building and deploying leading edge IP data tools/assets to deliver insight.

BCG's Knowledge Team members are staffed on cases and help co-create insights with case teams and clients through expert perspectives on industry trends, delivery of proprietary data or tools in a particular function and complex research and analysis of market information. KT members also support the PA’s business development and proposals and help to organize and codify the knowledge that enables BCG to deliver superior business value for its clients

Candidates should be aware that BCG currently maintains a policy requiring all US & Canada based employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Newly hired employees must be fully vaccinated prior to their employment start date. BCG is an equal opportunity employer and will provide a reasonable accommodation to those unable to be vaccinated for medical or religious reasons where it is not an undue hardship to the company to do so as provided under applicable federal, state, provincial and local law.