• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi-US
  • 2018-10-17

Global Spread Products - Project Manager - Director

Global Spread Products - Project Manager - Director

  • Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Institutional Banking
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 18053156


About Citi
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi's  Mission and Value Proposition   explains what we do and  Citi Leadership Standards  explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Global Spread Products is seeking an experienced Project Manager. Reporting through the COO line, this role will focus on setting technology priorities and seeing them through to completion. This team sits at the intersection of sales, trading, structuring, capital markets origination and technology and is responsible for implementing process improvements and realizing senior management's goals. Our team oversees a wide array of front office systems including pricing and risk, trade capture, inventory management, origination, securitization, sales dashboards, management reporting, electronic trading and database management.

Global Spread Products is the primary source of capital for corporations, governments, and non-profits, providing liquidity and innovative solutions globally across the credit, municipal, and securitized markets.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Translate long-term management vision into a scalable technology strategy with multiple project streams and achievable milestones. 
  • Assess current technology offerings across product areas, find synergies and best in class features that can be applied consistently
  • Manage and prioritize the work of a team
  • Present senior management with proposed strategies and updates; provide management with reporting across business lines, systems etc.
  • Re-engineer and automate business workflows
  • Suggest and implement new utilization of data to provide better insights
  • Partner with front office management; prototype tools and enhancements that would help them become more efficient


  • Candidate is required to have a BA/BS
  • 10+ years' experience in project management, technology or business consulting. Front office experience preferred
  • Experience implementing large-scale change in a global organization
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment under tight deadlines with changing priorities
  • Experience with SQL, VBA, Qlikview, Cognos or other BI/data visualization tools is preferred
  • Strong data querying, MS Excel and quantitative skills required
  • Articulate, polished presenter with excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Must have strong attention to detail, be self-motivated and inquisitive with an interest in financial markets
  • Experience with Credit Trading (flow or structured), Securitized Markets, or other Fixed Income products required