Role details

AVP - Financial Analyst

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global Investment Bank
  • Great Opportunity for Career Advancement

About Our Client

Global Investment Bank in New York, NY

Job Description

AVP - Financial Analyst will be responsible for the following;

  • Elicit, analyse, and document user requirements and business processes.
  • Consolidations, Financial Reporting, US GAAP and IFRS reporting
  • Undertake data assessment, data gap analysis and remediation.
  • Implement Operational Accounting schemas throughout product lifecycle.
  • Develop functional specification requirements for IT development and to ensure user requirements are met.
  • Perform HFM (Hyperion Financial Management) System Testing to ensure development is in line with functional specification.
  • Plan and manage User Acceptance Testing and migration testing up to successful delivery of end product.
  • Manage issues and escalate effectively.
  • Participate in project planning and cost estimates.
  • Ensure on-time quality delivery of projects and activities assigned.
  • Report on and monitor status of team projects on a regular basis (weekly) as to inform all stakeholders of ongoing program status.

The Successful Applicant

AVP - Financial Analyst role requires:

  • 5+ years of work experience in the field of accounting and / or accounting system (ie. upstream to general ledger) and implementation in the financial services industry
  • Experience must include business analysis, data sourcing, functional specification, and application testing.
  • Experience with Banking and/or Capital Markets products.
  • Ability to understand complex financial products and system architectures, including accounting business processes including financial and management reporting (IFRS and US GAAP), month-end closing process, regulatory reporting, entity consolidations and multi-currency accounting.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to explain complex issues clearly and concisely to audiences of varying technical or accounting levels.
  • Ability to work effectively in geographically dispersed cross-functional teams.
  • Experience with HFM (Hyperion Financial Management) necessary
  • Strong Microsoft software Office skills (Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Visio, Project).
  • Knowledge of project management skills.
  • Supervisory experience preferred.
  • University Degree in Finance related subject preferred.

What's on Offer

Competitive base salary and aggressive bonus structure

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