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VBA Specialist - Internship

Apply REF: 1901GMFOS2014

BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 73 countries, with more than 192,000 employees – including more than 146,000 in Europe and over 4,000 in Portugal alone.

BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.

 

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Global Markets is BNP Paribas’ capital markets business, delivering solutions across asset classes, and industry-leading services for clients. With solid roots in Europe and a strong global presence, Global Markets is a leader in derivatives, bringing efficient trading and execution, market-leading research and strategy, tailor-made products and a sustainable long-term business model.

The selected candidate will join the Marketing & Communications team, which has a unique position within the BNP Paribas Global Markets set up. The key responsibilities for this role are:

  • Automate in VBA all manual processes and materials of the Marketing team
  • Interact with local and onshore (Paris, UK) teams directly for requirement gathering. Discuss such requirements with team and estimate the timeline
  • Ensure that all the development and documentation protocols have been followed
  • Test the application before giving it to team
  • Provide support to the existing Application or Macro

PROFILE

  • Strong schooling, undergraduate and/or postgraduate academic background
  • Expert in VBA – mainly for MS Office Excel application
  • Experience in requirement gathering, analysing the requirement, application debugging and bug fixing would be a plus
  • Very strong attention to detail and ability to handle and respect multiple deadlines
  • Fluency in English and Portuguese, knowledge of Spoken/Written French would be a plus (but not a requirement)
  • Ability to work independently with business partners in on boarding new projects
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Clearly exhibited analytical, logical and decision making capabilities
  • SQL knowledge would be a plus (but not a requirement)
  • Experience in investment banking or marketing is an advantage

Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.

In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

Primary Location: PT-11-LisbonJob Type: InternshipJob: FINANCIAL AND TECHNICAL EXPERTISEEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: BeginnerSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Creativity & Innovation / Problem solvingTransversal competency: Ability to develop and adapt a process