The article is written for the individuals striving to work, or who have re-
cently been employed by the financial sector, having a bachelor degree in
economics, and eager for further professional development. The paper is the
result of authors’ many years’ of experience working in the financial sector.
The subject of the research are knowledge and skills which bankers should
acquire in order to have better direct communication with colleagues who
work in information technology (IT) divisions, and furthermore with other
The key for good communication between bankers and IT experts is that
bankers should know how to define precisely their request. It implies that
they should be acquainted with the products banks offer, understand client’s
needs, and should be familiar with processes and procedures within banks,
functionality of used software and the actual regulation. Thereby, it is im-
portant that all request proposals should be considered through the prism of
balance sheet and income statement of the bank, in order to understand on
time whether the change is necessity or just a matter of prestige in the market.
The contemporary market conditions impose permanent need for monitor-
ing innovations in the field of finance and technology in general, long-life
learning process, in order to obtain competitiveness in the labour market.
L. Barjaktarović, N. Stefanović, “The Significance of the Interconnectedness Between Bankers and it Experts: the Importance of the Two-Way Communication,” in Sinteza 2019 - International Scientific Conference on Information Technology and Data Related Research, Belgrade, Singidunum University, Serbia, 2019, pp. 77-83. doi:10.15308/Sinteza-2019-77-83
Barjaktarović, L., Stefanović, N. (2019). The Significance of the Interconnectedness Between Bankers and it Experts: the Importance of the Two-Way Communication. Paper presented at Sinteza 2019 - International Scientific Conference on Information Technology and Data Related Research. doi:10.15308/Sinteza-2019-77-83