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Sr BFC Product Associate, INITIATIVE PROJECTS MO US

New York, NY 10176
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**Job Description:**



**Departmental Summary:**



The Finance Solutions & STRATEGIC INITIATIVES is working closely with Finance, Front office, Operations and technology organizations to manage and drive a number of strategic Finance projects for the GBAM businesses.



**Responsibilities:**



Act as a Business Analyst for the Subledgers/Regulatory projects. This will involve being a central contact to link the Subledgers user community with the technology/Ops teams. The work will involve the implementation and management of firm wide initiatives where it relates to the Finance system and also specific business initiatives being carried out.



Project work will involve the following



+ Analysis of the finance process flow in order to streamline it or determine the effect of changes made to it.

+ Specification of the required process and system enhancements based off the above

+ On-going liaison with Technology to oversee all aspects of development and implementation

+ Design and co-ordination testing and cut over efforts required for each release

+ Building effective working relationships across all derivative operational areas to gain synergies and maximise benefits and return from re-engineering the process flow

+ Supporting the day to day issues surrounding the new process flow



SKILLS / EXPERIENCE



Essential:



Accounting- Experience in analysis and designing business processes, including designing and implementing improvements to business process around finance and operations functions.



Project Experience - Exposure to end to end implementation project (preferably in finance functions) involving system and process change



Communication - Candidate needs to be comfortable in interfacing to a cross-section of groups at various levels, including Front Office, Operations, Finance and Technology teams.



Excel - The ability to analyse results in excel is key to being able to carry out this role effectively (not necessarily Visual Basic, but pivots and formulae knowledge needed)



Database - A knowledge of databases will help with working with Subledgers and with analysis and testing



**Desirable:**



Technology exposure - Experience of working with Technology teams in order to deliver on projects and initiatives



Derivatives Knowledge - Experience/Knowledge of Financial Markets and Products



Legal GL reporting /ARAP Knowledge - Knowledge of Financial control process, including month end GL posting and legal reporting requirements. Also need knowledge of the Cash control and ARAP processes.



**Competencies:**



Delivers own tasks on time and to the required quality. Delivery focused and actively ensures controls are met.



Displays high level of ownership and attention to detail



Anticipates risks and obstacles and devises plans to manage them. Ability to determine appropriate situations that require escalation to management



Puts processes in place to ensure that the business meets or exceeds clients needs. Spends his/her time and energy on the most important priorities. Consistently delivers superior business results



Holds himself/herself to the same high standards of integrity that he/she demands of the organisation. Acts as a role model for the kind of behaviour he/she expects from others. Conveys high personal standards informally in conversation and demeanour.



Behaves in a way that leads others to trust him/her.



Challenges the status quo; continually seeks to do things better.



Champions new ideas and initiatives.



Pursues aggressive goals and continuously raises performance expectations to achieve excellence.



Promotes continuous learning and development.



Deals with others openly and honestly. Works to find and build agreement with others. Looks for innovative solutions to conflict.



Involves others when appropriate in making decisions.



Makes decisions based on what is good for the whole organisation not just for his/her own unit.



Shows a willingness to share his/ her resources with other units.



**EDUCATION:**



ACA / CIMA / ACCA qualified or equivalent



**DEGREE:**



Bachelor or Masters Degree, preferably technical/analytical degree



**Posting Date** : 03/25/2019



**Location** :

New York, NY, 250 VESEY ST (NY3004),

- United States



**Travel** : Yes, 5% of the time



**Full / Part-time** : Full time



**Hours Per Week** : 40



**Shift** : 1st shift



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**Diversity & Inclusion**



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Posted: 2019-03-27 Expires: 2019-09-28

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