Principal – Risk and Regulation
Who you’ll be working with
Capgemini Consulting is the global strategy and transformation consulting organisation of the Capgemini Group, specialising in advising and supporting enterprises in significant transformation, from innovative strategy to execution and with an unstinting focus on results. With the new digital economy creating major disruptions and opportunities, our global team of over 3,600 talented individuals work with leading companies and governments to master Digital Transformation, drawing on our understanding of the digital economy and our leadership in business transformation and organisational change.
Main Purpose Of Role
The focus of your role
The Risk and Regulatory practice sits within a rapidly growing and exciting consulting practice, where the opportunities in the FS Sector are vast. We have long-term and challenging, large scale programmes with many of the major banks including addressing their back books. Your role will be to lead the senior client relationship with at least one bank and work with our business to leverage our consulting expertise and technology to help them execute large scale rectification activities at pace, delivering quality and efficiency. You will be key to growing and managing our business in rectification first and foremost, but will of course have the opportunity to expand our wider portfolio of services across Risk, Regulation and the wider FS Market.
What you’ll do
As a Principal consultant, you’ll help drive our strategy, shape our offers, develop our capability and lead sales and delivery work with new and existing clients. You’ll generate new business/sell and deliver in excess of £1.5m per annum of management consulting work.
Skills and Experience
What you’ll bring
You’ll bring experience in winning, delivering and leading management consultancy projects within Financial Services and have a passion for transforming business through enabling technology and transforming the way clients operate. You will be confident at working in a very challenging Financial Sector, with a comprehensive understanding of the FCA and PSRs strategic direction, you’ll also need to understand their rules and guidance and have a sound knowledge of most (if not all) retail products.
In addition, you’ll have the following experience and personal attributes:
Experience in the following topics is essential:
o Running large scale, varied and complex rectification programmes
o Understanding the end to end process from RCA through to decommissioning of delivery;
o FCA and PSR regulations across a range of retail products;
o A track record of successfully engaging with senior stakeholders, both internally and externally in a tightly governed environment, sensitive to SMR;
o Evidence of building multi-disciplined and highly effective teams;
o A sound grasp of emerging technologies including, but not limited to RPA;
o Working with or consulting for a major retail bank in a senior role;
o Working with or for an Financial regulator including as or for a Skilled Person; and
o A broader understanding of the regulatory landscape and how this impacts on the market and our clients.
To be successful you’ll demonstrate strong consulting skills and the ability to overcome internal barriers through the use of drive, determination and influencing skills. You’ll have a natural ability to work in mixed teams of colleagues and senior executives and possess outstanding communication and interpersonal skills with high levels of enthusiasm.
You’ll enjoy managing a team, providing direction and helping others to develop. You’ll demonstrate consulting professionalism and flexibility - you’ll be able to adjust positively to situations that involve changing tasks and/or location, shifting priorities or ambiguity. In fact, you’ll thrive in this environment. You’ll combine the commitment to own and deliver outstanding work with the gravitas to engage effectively with C-level / CXOs on a peer to peer basis.
WHY JOIN US? What makes Capgemini Consulting unique?
You’ll be free to make your role and your career what you want it to be. Proactivity and ambition flourish at Capgemini Consulting. There are countless opportunities available to propel your development forward: seek out those that suit you, and we will back you all the way. In summary, we believe the following make this a great place to work:
• Show how single minds make for better teams: Work alongside fierce intellects who love to collaborate.
• Be comfortable outside your comfort zone: Self-stretchers thrive in our environment.
• Build momentum in your career: Make your role and your career what you want it to be.
• Stay true to who you are: Play to your strengths and bring your individuality.
• Aim for nothing less than leading edge: We thrive on the knowledge that the Digital work we do has real impact.
• Give your curiosity freedom and focus: A place where inquisitiveness and entrepreneurial thinking are encouraged.
Whilst you will have London as an office base location, you must be fully flexible in terms of assignment location, as these roles may involve periods of time away from home at short notice.
We offer a remuneration package which includes fixed salary, and in addition for Senior Consultant and above, you will receive variable compensation dependent on company and personal performance. We also offer flexible benefits options for you to choose to suit your own personal circumstances.
Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.
In order to commence a role with Capgemini UK plc you will be required to provide documentary proof prior to joining the Company that you are entitled to live and work in the UK.