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Manager - DaaS Fezziwig Project

Job type Permanent
Schedule Full time
Job Function Transaction processing
Brand BNP Paribas Corporate & Institutional Banking
Level of experience 6 to 10 years
Apply REF: CIB004977


Job Description – APAC



Job Title:

Manager

 

Date:

15/10/2019

Department:

Fezziwig DaaS

Location:

Chennai

Business Line / Function:

Transversal

Reports to:

(Direct)

AVP

Grade:

(if applicable)

(Functional)

Number of Direct Reports:

None

Directorship / Registration:

N/A

 

Position Purpose

The role is for an opening in the brand new service delivered by BNP Paribas to clients, based on ‘DaaS’ (Data as a Service). This allows BNP Paribas to solve some of the data challenges our clients have by providing an enriched view of their investments. This involves taking feeds from external data administrators and custodians and supplementing these with interfaces allowing proxies, look through, supplementary market data and application of business rules and controls. This ultimately gives clients their investment data in the format and with the detail they need to effectively support their investment process and decisions.

Responsibilities

Direct Responsibilities

 

·    Source security referential data from Data vendors and making sure the data is accurate. Take necessary corrective action if not

·    Monitor Account level positions, advise on the impacts and propose remedial action if incorrect

·    Document, report and resolve functional issues and recommend corrective action where appropriate

·    Work closely with Sydney, Paris and IT teams in the UK

·    Proactively monitor and resolve daily exceptions during the BOR production process

·    Work closely with the clients Investment Data Management team with regards to queries and/or exception resolution.

·    Timely escalation of issues to the concerned parties for quick and proactive resolution of queries

·    Participate in preparation and maintenance of key / standard operating procedures for each process

·    Apply controls and checks from an Operations perspective

·    Monitor workflows and fix gaps through corrective action

·    Support smooth change management aimed at developing, extending, or improving the existing service received by the client

Contributing Responsibilities

·    Contribute in the solution building from an Operations perspective by participating in requirements, functional specifications sessions and other meetings

·    Contribute to the improvement of the process by coming up with viable ways and suggestions that could bring process efficiencies and/or improve the client experience

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

·    Strong understanding of financial markets, investment management and asset management

·    Strong understanding on the various instruments in the Capital Markets domain and attributes of these instruments, including OTC instruments and private markets.

·    Practical understanding of market data indices (MSCI, FTSE, ASX etc.), characteristics (dividend yield, PE ratio, duration, etc.), and classification schemes (GICS, BICS, ISO etc.)

·    Strong understanding of performance measurement and the data that goes into a performance system, as well as an understanding of portfolio accounting (ABOR and IBOR construction)

·    Ability to analyse data, propose enhancements / enrichments and advise downstream impacts due to inconsistencies in data

·    Very strong analytical skills which encompasses thinking out of the box

·    Strong innovation skills to build and challenge solutions

·    Strong written and verbal communication skills

Specific Qualifications (if required)

·    Strong MS Excel skills

·    Experience using Middle office systems, performance and risk attribution systems, Bloomberg

        

Skills Referential    

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Attention to detail / rigor

Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving

Communication skills - oral & written

Ability to share / pass on knowledge

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Analytical Ability

Ability to develop and adapt a process

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

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 3 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)




Primary Location: IN-TN-ChennaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATION PROCESSINGEducation Level: Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)Experience Level: At least 10 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Decision Making, Organizational skills, Critical thinking, Ability to deliver / Results driven, Communication skills - oral & written, Client focused, AdaptabilityTransversal competency: Analytical Ability, Ability to manage a project, Ability to develop and adapt a process , Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…, Ability to develop others & improve their skills, Ability to set up relevant performance indicators, Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution