Business Overview:

The Reporting Policy Group (RPG) acts as gatekeeper for product and topic knowledge across Business Line or Group by staying current and providing interpretive guidance on new and evolving reporting rules, setting related policy and reinforcing controls with report owners. RPG serves as the primary point of contact for all questions and issues related to application and interpretation of regulatory and financial reporting rules. RPG is also responsible for developing best practices through engaging in a collaborative approach, which builds trust and buy in with key stakeholders. RPG provides advisory support as needed.

*Physical presence in BNPP’s office(s) is an essential function of this position. BNPP requires all of our employees to be vaccinated in order to access its offices, subject to reasonable accommodations for reasons related to disability or religion. This role will be hybrid, consisting of an in office and remote working component.

The expected starting salary range for this position in NY / NJ is between $127k to $166k annually. The actual salary may vary based upon several factors including, but not limited to, relevant skills/experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business line, and geographic/office location.

Candidate Success Factors:

Candidates to be measured on the following four performance drivers, which will dictate how individual impact is considered on the Americas platform:

  • Results and Impact
    • Impacts division and influences peers and team
    • Demonstrates good judgement when making decisions of high complexity and impact
    • Relies on limited guidance for most complex decision making
    • Is responsible for driving outcomes which have meaningful effect on team or department
  • Leadership and Collaboration
    • Creates trust with department leaders
    • Acts in leadership capacity for large projects, processes, or programs for a team
  • Client, Customer and Stakeholder Focus
    • Able to build relationships with a mix of intermediate and senior colleagues or clients
    • Interacts regularly with management and department leaders
    • Demonstrates the ability to persuade and influence stakeholders at the team level
  • Compliance Culture and Conduct
    • Takes full responsibility for personal actions and demonstrates courage in facing problems and conflicts
    • Perceived as a person of high moral character; upholds corporate values and displays high ethical standards”


This position is responsible for performing the reporting policy function (e.g. monitoring, interpretation, training and review control of regulatory reporting rules) across regulatory reports and annual reports of BNP Paribas USA and certain subsidiaries, including Bank of the West and the related CUSO.

  • Stay current on new products.  Maintain / keep abreast of changes in regulations and social climate in order to assess the need for update to policy and practices. Analyze trends, gain insights to recommend changes in practices as part of continuous monitoring. Provide interpretive guidance when owners, production or business units have questions.
  • Analyze and interpret new rules.  Work with report owners and production groups to ensure proper implementation.  Consult with appropriate stakeholders to consider and address potential implications.  Set strategy for developing and communicating new rules, practices, and procedures to team members and managers. 
  • Develop, implement, and communicate regulatory reporting interpretations, guidelines and procedures to business partners as they raise questions on an ad hoc basis.
  • Partner with legal and accounting policy teams as needed to ensure interpretations and practices are in compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Provide targeted training to various stakeholders, and provide updated content for annual compliance training.  Counsel, educate, and provide consultation on policies, rules and practices.
  • Reinforce controls with report owners through validation and review of reports.
  • Provide subject matter expertise to other stakeholders during remediation of examination / audit findings, MRAs and MRIAs when the cause was related to a misinterpretation of a reporting rule.
  • Ensure ability of regulatory results to reconcile to other reported values (including U.S. GAAP-focused reporting outputs).
  • Liaise with the department, business units, Finance Technology team and Corporate IT on an ongoing basis for project and ongoing responsibilities.
  • Participate in industry trade working groups.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in similar role in a large and complex financial company
  • Subject matter expertise in bank regulatory reporting with experience in leading and implementing regulatory changes in a large / complex organization
  • Subject matter expertise in Basel / regulatory capital rules
  • Extensive knowledge of financial products (e.g., securities, derivatives, loans, deposits, SLAB, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of bank holding company financial reporting
  • Experience establishing policies and procedures and implementing large scale reporting changes.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required

Preferred Qualifications;  

  • Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent
  • Experience in internal or external audit. CPA preferred

FINRA Registrations Required: 


CFTC Swap Dealer Associated Person (if yes, NFA Swaps Proficiency Program is required):


SEC Security-Based Swap Dealer Associated Person:


About BNP Paribas:

In the United States, BNP Paribas has built a strong and diversified presence to support its client base. We continue to grow and strengthen our commitment to the US market through our Corporate & Institutional Banking activities.  We are one of a few non-US banks to offer a full value chain for our clients, from trading to financing, and clearing and custody in the US with the international footprint and capacity to deliver both globally and locally. Leveraging the strength of our European roots, our network can support clients in virtually every region of the world, enabling more connectivity and efficiency wherever our clients conduct business.

BNP Paribas’ Corporate & Institutional Banking services corporate clients and institutional investors offering tailored solutions in financing, cash management, and advisory services to companies via Corporate Banking, in capital markets via Global Markets, and in securities custody and administration via Securities Services.  As the asset management arm of BNP Paribas, BNP Paribas Asset Management offers high value-added solutions to individual savers, companies, and institutional investors.

The bank employs nearly 14,000 people and has a presence in the country since the late 1800s in major cities including New York, Jersey City, Chesterbrook, PA, San Francisco, Boston, Chicago, Denver and Washington, DC.  

BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach across the US, EMEA and APAC. It has a presence in 65 countries, with nearly 190,000 employees. The Bank offers a comprehensive range of banking, investment and financial services solutions through three main fields of activity: Retail Banking for the Bank’s retail-banking networks and several specialized businesses including BNP Paribas Personal Finance and Arval; Investment & Protection Services for savings, investment and protection solutions; and Corporate & Institutional Banking, focused on corporate and institutional clients. Based on its strong diversified and integrated model, BNP Paribas helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realize their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.

We take pride in our expertise and our ability to adapt while constantly looking ahead to create a more sustainable world.

BNP Paribas. The Bank for a Changing World -

BNP Paribas is committed to providing a work environment that fosters diversity, inclusion, and equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, age, creed, sex, religion, national origin, disability (physical or mental), marital status, citizenship, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, or any other legally protected status.

Primary Location
US-NJ-Jersey City
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 7 years

Why should I apply?

Basically, why would you want to join BNP Paribas over any other company?


  • What if we told you that working in our Group may not be quite what you think? BNP Paribas business lines and careers are constantly evolving to meet the expectations of our clients and society as a whole.

  • Feeling good about your job means bringing your whole self to work and being who you are. It’s also about having the resources you need to achieve a healthy work-life balance. Both of these are major commitments at BNP Paribas.

  • At BNP Paribas, developing your skills is as important to us as it is to you. And the skills you learn with us will help you through the rest of your working life.

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