About BNP Paribas Group:

BNP Paribas is a top-ranking bank in Europe with an international profile. It operates in 71 countries and has almost 199 000 employees. The Group ranks highly in its three core areas of activity: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail banking networks and financial services are grouped together under Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, centred on corporate and institutional clients. The Group helps all of its clients (retail, associations, businesses, SMEs, large corporates and institutional) to implement their projects by providing them with services in financing, investment, savings and protection. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas enjoys leading positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and has a solid and fast-growing network in the Asia/Pacific region.

About BNP Paribas India Solutions:

Established in 2005, BNP Paribas India Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas SA, a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. With delivery centers located in Bengaluru, Chennai and Mumbai, we are a 24x7 global delivery center. India Solutions services three business lines: Corporate and Institutional Banking, Investment Solutions and Retail Banking for BNP Paribas across the Group. Driving innovation and growth, we are harnessing the potential of over 6000 employees, to provide support and develop best-in-class solutions.

About Business line/Function :

ARPC is catering to different Asian regions to process remittance transactions for various clients. India remittance team is handling back office processing on behalf of 8 branches across 2 sites Mumbai & Chennai.
 

Job Title:

AVP / Project Manager    

Date:

Department:

APAC GB Projects & Change    

Location:

Chennai

Business Line / Function:

ARPC

Reports to:

(Direct)

Head of ARPC
 

Grade:

(if applicable)

(Functional)

Number of Direct Reports:

Directorship / Registration:

NA

Position Purpose

To provide adequate support to operations team of BNPP WITH THE OBJECTIVE to facilitate smooth functioning of Operations Objectives of BNPPISPL for all the sites handled


 

Responsibilities

Direct Responsibilities

Detailed description of the role:

1.    Transitions / Projects

a)    Actively contribute / lead in projects / initiatives driven by central and/or regional Global Banking Operations and/or Business

b)    Manage key transformation projects bringing them to a successful conclusion (quality/cost/delay) by a close coordination of ITO departments & other functions involved to achieve the objectives initially set.

c)    Active participation on ad hoc tasks and/or projects as assigned by Management from time to time

d)    Contribute / Lead some of CIB Transformation Initiatives for Global Banking (regional organization towards target operating model, digital transformation)

e)    Study & Mapping of end to end processes

2.    Change Management & Continuous Improvement

a)    Drive continuous improvement  to review & streamline operations processes to converge towards better STP Rate, to improve Turn-Around Time & to minimize error rates

b)    While not interfering on OPC & Risk ORC mandate, challenge existing controls plan with the aim of continuously minimizing residual risks

c)    Propose / Contribute to new systems/features deployment & coordinate with IT & regional management teams. This can be achieved by participating in Process re-engineering, Process & systems standardization & re-alignment, & business development support & enabling.

d)    Behave as one of the senior referent on Global banking Operations within Global ITO community & continuously build, advocate & brand for an end to end operation/process workflow perspective

3.    Operations Process Framing around Quality & Time delivery & Operational Risk Excellency

a)    Provide operational expertise to define solution that meets / exceeds the operations & regulatory needs

b)    Assess the feasibility & identify the setup along with the appropriate level of controls from an ITO perspective to support exceptional transaction or new activities

c)    Minimize operational failure, including but not exclusively, the risk of fraud, by implementing sufficient regular controls, by measuring operational risk & taking actions to maintain it at an acceptable level.

d)    Ensure appropriate escalation to management & /or Permanent Control (or compliance as appropriate) as soon as an issue remains unsolved beyond & above what can be reasonably handled within the considered remit.

4.    People

a)    Work with ISPL Global banking Operations department to develop a strong expertise & knowledge on Global Banking End-to-End chain

b)    Promote, within ISPL Global banking department, a mindset around continuous improvement, change management & innovation

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

    Project & Transition Management

    Global banking Products & Processes

    Continuous Improvement Achievements

    Organization agility & optimization

    Operational Risk & Control awareness

    External Customer & Service Focus

    Takes initiative & is results driven

    Decision capabilities

    Excellent Interpersonal & Communication skills

    Anti-Money Laundering / Financial Sanctions

    Ability to innovate & manage change & complexity with confidence

Specific Qualifications (if required)

     

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to synthetize / simplify

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving

Critical thinking

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to manage a project

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Analytical Ability

Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 12 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

               
Primary Location
IN-TN-Chennai
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Job
OPERATION PROCESSING
Education Level
Secondary Education
Experience Level
At least 12 years
Schedule
Full-time
Reference
BNP020675


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