At BNP Paribas Canada, it is our employees which make the difference... Our 75 nationalities are part of our diversity!
Do you like challenges, a structured framework, the prospect of optimizing and innovating? You are known for your originality and want a certain freedom to think while sharing your knowledge and ideas?
... Come help us contribute to the growth of our Canadian platform!
You will benefit amongst other things from:
- Access to social volunteer and recreational programs, via our many Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)
- Opportunities for career development through active internal mobility and our innovative training program: Canada Academy
- A brand new workspace, flexible, comfortable and easily adaptable to your needs: remote work opportunities, standing desks, innovation lab., open meeting rooms and spaces
The Finance FINREG teams are responsible for preparing and submitting US financial and regulatory reports, as well as information needed to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and other internal controls.
The BOW Financial Reporting team is responsible for the Bank of the West regulatory reports and works in partnership with teams in San Ramon, California, to produce reports required by regulators like the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.
You will be working in a job where you will acquire thorough knowledge of business management. Your decision-making skills will establish you as a consummate professional in many role varieties and will offer you leadership opportunities.
As a Financial Reporting Specialist, you will manage the collection and compilation of financial data from across the financial systems architecture, ensuring their quality, accuracy, validity and that they are submitted on time. Through liaising with internal clients (legal, compliance, auditing, territory governance, project finance office, operations) and external clients (regulatory authorities, auditors and consultants), you will prepare reports in accordance with specific financial/regulatory conventions and standards. In some situations, you may also be involved in peer-review production.
Producing financial reports — Owning assigned reports; defining end-to-end runbooks; compiling report review packages; coordinating problem troubleshooting. Avoiding control failures, second LoDs and/or audit results and recharges. Maximizing the main team's satisfaction.
Improving reporting processes — Standardization of financial reporting processes. Responding to internal and external stakeholder requests. Implementing unique best practice tools.
Project management — Contributing to assigned project phases: business requirements, user acceptance testing and implementation preparation.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
Accounting — Ability to collect, analyze, monitor and consolidate financial data for financial statements and regulatory reporting.
Regulations and standards — Ability to establish and promote awareness of regulatory and accounting requirements for reports and consolidated statements.
Client-focused — Ability to engage with internal stakeholders and external customers as "clients," recognizing that clients are the main driver of commercial decisions.
Teamwork — Ability to work and cooperate with others, both within own team and between different teams, in or outside of hierarchical and functional relationships (in top-down, bottom-up and/or cross-functional relationships), with a project-centric focus and with people from other cultures and companies, embracing different interpersonal and work approaches.
A minimum of seven years' experience in finance.
A bachelor's degree in a related field is essential.
Preferably a master's degree in a related field.
Preferably a recognized accounting qualification.
Knowledge of Oracle HFM and Matisse would be an advantage.
Bilingual : English and French
About BNP Paribas
With more than 200,000 employees in 72 countries, the Group serves nearly 32 million individual customers and 850,000 professionals, entrepreneurs, SMEs and large companies. BNP Paribas is a leading bank in the euro zone and a leading international banking player.
Did you know? In 2019, BNP Paribas named World’s Best Bank for Corporate Responsibility 2019
About BNP Paribas in Canada
With more than 900 employees, BNP Paribas Canada continues to attract experts from diverse fields as well as ambitious young talent from around the world. We are proud to offer our employees a rewarding and international workplace where they can build their professional careers by honing their skills, meeting challenges and enriching their knowledge of the financial industry.
A recruitment policy that promotes equality and diversity:
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer. BNP Paribas recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, and other protected status (Employment Equity Act).
Part of BNP Paribas dedication to diversity, multiculturalism and inclusion is clearly reflected on how we believe and live diversity and inclusion all together. As such, one of BNP Paribas’ initiatives is hosting Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) which are focused on equality of gender, sexual orientation and learning from other cultures.
We can assist with access to job offers for people with disabilities who may be unable to use our career site - please contact us by email canada_recrutement [at] ca.bnpparibas (dot) com or by phone on 514-285-6000
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