VX1902 - Investment Banking Consultant

VX1902

Investment Banking Consultant

 

Company: Vox Financial Partners

Website:    www.voxfp.com

Location:   Belfast

Contract:   Permanent

Who we are

Vox Financial Partners is a boutique firm that provides high quality consulting services and contract management products to top-tier banking & financial services clients in the US and Europe.

Our consultants specialize in areas such as managing regulatory change in complex environments, client outreach & repapering, Brexit readiness, technology solutions, data extraction & analysis, operational and back-office support. 

 

About the role

We are looking for experienced graduates to join our team as Investment Banking Consultants.  As a Vox Consultant, you will work on a variety of projects supporting our investment banking clients, both from our Vox Head Office and on client site (Belfast, London or New York).

The scope and nature of the projects on which you’ll work will vary according to client requirements and your particular skill set & experience. However, examples of duties/responsibilities on some projects include:

  • Supporting dynamic teams working on a wide range of projects, e.g. Brexit Readiness, Regulatory Change, Client Onboarding or Operational Change
  • Preparing management information and maintaining project trackers to ensure that projects remain on target
  • Client Outreach - liaising with high profile and institutional clients, researching their queries around new legislation and formulating suitable responses
  • Conducting Compliance and Onboarding checks, including KYC and Anti-Money Laundering
  • Working with legal documentation and negotiating contractual agreements with clients
  • Supporting operational change projects to improve the bank’s processes
  • Developing to become a Subject Matter Expert within an area of investment banking

Please note, at Vox we deliver tailored solutions to our clients, and make offers to new consultants to fit specific client requirements as and when required.  Given the dynamic nature of investment banking, our list of open projects can change very rapidly.  However, even if we do not currently have a project that ideally matches your skil set, we always welcome the opportunity to discuss potential opportunities with strong candidates.

 

What you can expect

Vox Growth - Vox was established in 2015, so this is an opportunity to experience the career growth that comes with working for an exciting and fast-growing new firm.

Vox Clients – As a Vox consultant, you will be working with some of the top clients in the financial services marketplace.  Our people typically work on client site, placing you at the cutting edge of the projects on which you’ll be working, and giving you the opportunity to learn from and build relationships with the experts within those companies.

Vox Career Development - If you join us, we’ll give you the training you need to become a highly skilled Vox consultant. Our in-house training program covers Finance, Regulatory, Technology and Operational aspects of investment banking, and we’ll also support you in obtaining relevant industry-recognized qualifications.

Vox Rewards – Vox offer our permanent staff an excellent compensation package, including generous Base Salary, Bonus, Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance and Pension Scheme.

Vox Core Values – Whether you are a Client or an Employee, Vox wants the best for you.  All our relationships are based on our Core Values: Innovation, Nurture, Solutions, Potential, Inclusiveness, Resilience & Evolution.

 

What we are looking for

Candidates should Ideally have the following:

Qualifications

  • Degree educated in a Finance, Legal or STEM subject (minimum 2.1)

Experience

  • 1-3 years’ experience of working on investment banking projects, either directly for an investment bank, or working for a 3rd party providing consulting/outsourced services to an investment bank
  • Some experience of Project Management or Business Analysis would be an advantage but isn’t essential
  • Strong interest in building a career and becoming a Subject Matter Expert within Investment Banking

Technical Skills

  • Strong MS Office skills

Professional Skills

  • Very strong interpersonal & communication skills
  • Data Analysis - Able to understand and analyse data quickly and efficiently
  • Client Communication – able to confidently communicate and liaise with clients (via email, telephone and/ or in person)
  • Able to understand and analyze large amounts of data quickly and efficiently
  • Process driven – able to follow instructions and work within relevant parameters
  • Able to work well within a team, but also able to use initiative and work independently when required
  • Very strong attention to detail
  • Prioritize workload and multi-task when required and quickly learn new systems and processes
  • Demonstrates high levels of integrity

Travel

  • Our projects are typically carried out on client site in Belfast, London or, occasionally, New York.  We are looking for consultants who are comfortable working in Belfast, but who are also flexible if asked to relocate to other cities for extended periods.

Vox Financial Partners value inclusiveness and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of ethnicity, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

Vox Financial Partners receive a high volume of applications for all roles.  While we will endeavour to respond to all applicants, this is not always possible. Should you not receive a response to your application within 2 weeks, it is likely that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.  However, we would like to retain your details on our systems for 6 months and may contact you should another potentially suitable vacancy arise.