Analyst, Fund/Client Accounting

Posted 6 August by eFinancial Careers
Overview
Department Overview
Institutional Accounting provides portfolio accounting and reporting to clients of BNYMellon. The service provides the delivery, to agreed deadlines, of an audited market valuation for a portfolio or group of portfolios, together with supporting transaction details.
This team's primary focus is to work in partnership with internal stakeholders and fund managers, providing complete fund manager reconciliations.
We service a range of clients which include Corporate Pension Funds, Government Pension Funds, Central Banks, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Insurance Companies, and Investment Managers.
These clients invest in the full range of financial instruments that include Equities, Bonds, Forward and Spot FX, Derivatives and Money Market instruments amongst others.

Overview of role responsibilities
The role of an Analyst is to take a senior role in approaching the daily and monthly workload, and providing support to junior members of the team. It will be expected that the Analyst will process and review a range of investment portfolios, on a monthly or daily basis. This entails the validation of positions, prices, income and transactions between the records of BNY Mellon's Accounting platform, Custody and Investment Managers of the Bank's clients.
The Analyst will be part of a team that works in partnership with our internal service providers and fund managers and will have an active team playing role sharing the collective responsibility to ensure all team deadlines are completed accurately and within deadlines.
The Analyst will provide technical assistance and support to their team and the department on all financial reporting matters
The Analyst will set, demonstrate and ensure adherence to departmental processes so that the required standards of excellence are maintained and improved within the department
They will receive and effectively respond to queries and issues from external and internal parties. In certain circumstances they may be required to participate in ad hoc projects as instructed by their Manager.

Skills and Experience
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong Technical Background to support others with the financial reporting of multiple asset types
  • Results focused
  • Well organised in order to meet tight deadlines and client expectations
  • Strives for excellence with a conscientious approach
  • Effective team worker
  • Good attention to detail
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Demonstrates a strong client service ethic
  • Strong delegation skills
Our ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2-3 years experience in a similar reconciliation or financial services role and has good organisational skills, a pro-active approach, and strong attention to detail. We work in a fast paced, busy environment, which is deadline driven throughout the month, and requires strong communication skills to ensure smooth delivery of client reconciliations. This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is keen to progress, and to become an integral member of our reconciliations team.

Full time between 8am - 6pm (35 hours per week)
Monday - Friday
Overtime often required around key deliverable deadlines
This role does not fall under the FCA T&C Scheme

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. Our ambition is to build the best global team - one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve - and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums.

Employer Description:

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: careers.

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