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Markets E-Trading Risk & Control - Real-Time Monitoring Lead



8d ago

  • Job
    Mid Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • London


  • Prior relevant E-Trading experience preferably in a trading or controls related monitoring role.
  • Strong product knowledge in FICC and Equities
  • Experience in performing a monitoring role
  • Experience in managing, training, and coaching
  • Experience in developing a monitoring tool
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to influence senior stakeholders.
  • Experience in presenting in senior governance forums.
  • Excellent project management skills with the ability to balance competing priorities.
  • Proven record of designing and implementing controls and remedial action plans.
  • Tenacious hands-on problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work across businesses, functions, and other key stakeholders.


  • Governance and oversight of E-Trading businesses across Markets, which includes annual attestation/review of key E-Trading documentation, and MiFID II Annual Self-Assessment in EMEA (Market Access Rule for the US);
  • Co-ordination with the E-Trading businesses, the Manager Control Assessment, and Second Line review & challenge sessions of MCA results.
  • Project management of key markets-wide E-Trading initiatives and remediation of corrective actions arising from Regulators and Internal Audit findings.
  • Real-time monitoring of Citi’s algorithmic trading activities for signs of disorderly trading.
  • Design, deliver, and maintain Market’s E-Trading Controls, such as Citi’s gold-source repository for strategies (algorithms) and E-Trading applications and E-Trading limits management system.
  • Lead reviews by global banking and securities regulators, Compliance testing, and Internal Audit of E-Trading business, including preparing of responses to findings and corrective action plans (as needed).
  • Key Responsibilities of the Role:
  • Perform Real-Time Monitoring (RTM), which involves monitoring and investigating relevant alerts that could indicate signs of disorderly trading. For relevant alert triggers, escalate to management and second line where necessary.
  • Lead the development of new alerts that could identify signs of disorderly trading.
  • Lead the program to develop the strategic RTM tool, which includes documenting requirements, regular engagement with the development team and chairing the internal RTM governance meeting
  • Ownership of the EMEA RTM procedure, ensuring it is regularly reviewed and updated.
  • Ownership and responsibility of managing the EMEA RTM rota to ensure there is sufficient coverage, including relevant UK Bank Holidays.
  • Ownership and responsibility of periodic reviews of the in-scope activity and alert scope taking into account new applications/strategies.
  • Host monthly/bi-monthly RTM meetings with relevant Businesses to review the RTM performance over the period.
  • Coach and manage other dedicated members of the EMEA RTM team.
  • Provide oversight and project management of key E-Trading initiatives and remediation of cross-Market enhancement projects for the EMEA region.
  • Develop and manage key relationships with the EMEA E-Trading Businesses, Technology, Risk and Compliance functions.

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