Evergreen Park, IL 60805, USA
icrunchdata Network
Day to Day Responsibilities: Act as functional owner and maintain the GMI accounting event logic – work closely with various functional teams (Finance, Front Office, Operations, Risk, and IT) across the global offices (Paris, London, Hong Kong, New York, and Chicago) to assess change requirements and lead the implement of the changes (including UAT) in the GMI accounting event logic as well as relevant downstream process. Represent Finance department in the global change initiatives related to Prime business lines and act as DFIN central coordinator for the business process and organizational changes Lead and coordinate across DFIN in the global accounting engineering projects such as accounting norm changes, control process improvements, systems upgrade, etc. Lead and contribute to Finance projects by working closely with DFIN departments. Provide studies (gap analysis, due diligence, impact analysis) and business requirements; coordinate UAT and lead change management within Finance domain. PROFILE REQUIRED Technical Skills: Experience / knowledge in GMI (AS400 Query), Murex Good understanding of Database structure Knowledge in Broadridge, PeopleSoft, Alteryx and/or Power BI Strong Excel, PowerPoint, Word skills Process improvement analysis and business process reengineering. Project management skills (planning, budget and resource management, issue handling) and reporting skills Competencies: Understanding of FCM business and operational processes, as well as investment banking products Understanding of accounting procedures and back office operations Experience with the control process, ability to design/build the control process Analytical capability to develop solutions to complex topics Able to adjust to new environments and challenges. Results oriented Interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) Team player – ability to work with globally distributed teams Ability to work independently on multiple projects concurrently Knowledge / experience in the broker-dealer / FCM regulatory reporting space, a plus Experience Needed: Minimum of 5 years of experience working in the Financial Services, particularly within public accounting or accounting engineering. Background and understanding/hands on experience of Financial & Regulatory Reporting. International banking experience or Big 4 experience a plus Broker-dealer experience a plus Education: Degree in Finance, Information Systems, or related fields CPA, MBA a plus Languages(other than English): French language proficiency a plus