Business Analyst/Sr. Business Analyst

BNP Paribas Real Estate
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Competitive salary
23 Jun 2021
24 Jun 2021
Job role
Business analyst, CFO
Experience level
Qualified accountant
About BNP Paribas Group:

BNP Paribas Group is a leading European bank with a strong global footprint across 72 markets and more than 202,000 employees. The Group provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships

About BNP Paribas India Solutions:

Established in 2005, BNP Paribas India Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas Group, a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. With delivery centers located in Mumbai and Chennai, we are a 24x7 global delivery center. We partner various business lines of BNP Paribas such as Corporate and Institutional Banking, Wealth Management, Retail Banking through three verticals - Information Technology, Operations and Finance Shared Services.

About Businessline/Function :

ITG ISPL FRESH is part of newly setup global organization with blend of Business Analysis, IT Development and Support Services working together within a defined governance structure.

It is a Global hub and delivers IT Change and Project services to FRESH Finance Global stakeholders.

BEACON - BasE for Accounting Controls

BEACON is a global accounting control tool rolled out across BNPP CIB. It is an in-house designed and developed tool to support all levels of Accounting Control activity. Currently has over 2000 users across APAC, North America, LATAM, London, Europe and MEA.

It ensures accountability within the company's Control Framework and allows scrutiny of the process by senior management locally, regionally and centrally in Paris. It is capable to interact with the Group Finance Accounting Control tool (FACT) for quarterly submission of FACT D+12 certificate.

Job Title:

Business Analyst / Sr. Business Analyst







Business Line / Function:


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Number of Direct Reports:

Directorship / Registration:

Position Purpose

To ensure that the candidate performs the Business analysis and requirements on Accounting application and has worked on General Ledger system with proven experience and good working knowledge of CIB's core businesses and financial systems.

To ensure that the candidate performs the Business analysis and requirements on BEACON and become a subject matter expert. In addition, to provide liaison, coordination, training and feedback related to Beacon for all the different teams in Mumbai/Chennai as well as to work with the London BA team to contribute to the ongoing roll out new functionalities and new users on boarding.

Direct Responsibilities
  • Analysing user requirements and business processes,
  • Write user stories for new functionalities.
  • Liaising with users and internal counterparts from Finance, IT and Operations.
  • Ensuring IT developments are in line with the functional specifications,
  • Performing integration testing and User Acceptance Testing,
  • Ensuring on-time quality delivery of all activities assigned
  • Raise JIRA tickets for new issues identified in UAT
  • Track and Retest issues identified in UAT.
  • Regression testing synchronisation (and validation of the automated regression test pack for Mumbai teams).

Contributing Responsibilities
  • Providing users with Subject Matter expertise for finance systems
  • Giving training on new functionalities to Functional Support team and Regional L2 users when required.
  • Updating user guides, training ppts with new functionalities deployed.
  • Coordinate and help to solve production issues that happen out of UK hours.
  • Produce demo slides on functionalities released during SPRINT.
Technical & Behavioral Competencies

Technical :
  • Good knowledge of Accounting concepts, General Ledger and its reporting. Good understanding of the products used by an Investment Bank Foreign, Interest Rates derivatives, securities, Repos, Credit derivatives.(basic concept should be clear)
  • Comfortable with basic office tools (Lotus Notes, MS Word, Outlook)
  • Excellent knowledge and use of Microsoft skills (Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Visio, Project)

Behavioral :
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proven organizational skills with excellent multi-tasking and prioritization skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good documentation skills
  • Commitment to project deadlines, sense of drive and urgency
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to communicate and relate easily with IT, Finance and back office users
  • Ability to work as a team player
Specific Qualifications (if required)
  • MBA in Finance, Bachelor of Commerce, Master in Commerce, Bachelor in Science, Chartered Accountant

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills : (Please select up to 4 skills)

Organizational skills

Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Communication skills - oral & written

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Ability to develop and leverage networks

Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training...

Analytical Ability

Education Level:

Master Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 3 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

Primary Location: IN-MH-Mumbai Job Type: Standard / Permanent Job: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Education Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years) Experience Level: At least 5 years Schedule: Full-time Reference: FRE000025

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